My Friend, Marilou (inspirations from her life)

Marilou had been battling cancer for over a year. She was so hopeful and tried every treatment she could, but yesterday, on November 1, she went to be with the Lord. Marilou and Rolando were such a sweet couple. They did everything together and served each other so kindly Inspiration number one: Love your people…

Happy Halloween!! French Artists’ Costumes 🎨🖌️🇫🇷🎃

Let me set the scene for you and try and remember where the whole idea originated…Dave told me a few weeks ago that his company, Cornerstone Home Lending, was having a costume contest for Halloween with cash and prizes! So there we go, that’s where it started…and probably why Dave agreed to dress up with…

Updates and Fall Wardrobe🧣👖🧥🧦

Always so fun to see the dog-in-law, Ginger!! ::::::::::::: Now on to clothing lately… Happy winter clothing choices! I’m definitely not trendy anymore, it’s all about comfort plus color, plus plaid, checks, hats and scarves. Favorites ranked in order: 1) hats 2) sweaters 3) jackets or layering flannels 4) boots 5) vests I would love…

Bicycle Color Wheel Art Project 🌈🎨🚲

I love how this project came together! I found this step by step bike drawing guide here and thought it would be neat to combine drawing a bike and painting the color wheel. One thing that helped the proportions of the bicycles was that I had them trace a roll of masking tape for the…

Let’s Go to the State Fair!🎡🎢🎟️

We had fun at the fair last Sunday. We went around lunchtime after church, the weather was gorgeous, the company was sweet, and the food delicious. First stop- lemonades! We had Wes and Kayla with us And Skye, Hunter, and Leah We also brought our tall relatives…haha… First bite of food was heavenly; brisket biscuit!…

Falliday 2022🍂✨🍁🎃

🍁🍂✨Happy Falliday 2022!! Falliday is a made up holiday I heard about from the GirlNext Door podcast …it’s super flexible in that you get to pick what day you want to celebrate, AND, you celebrate fall in whatever manner you want! We decided to have a falliday supper while Wes and Kayla were here…I made…

🎃🍂The Great Pumpkin Post! 🎃

There’s nothing cuter than having your kids paint a pumpkin- at any age! One of my kids painted this mini pumpkin years ago, and it’s still one of my favorite photos. Then…then! There was the year we did the pour paint method…did these pumpkins turn out gorgeous, or what?! This is the book I read…