Around the House 🌺🌿

Stepping outside first…the garden is doing well! I’ll give a full tour soon. It’s such a joy to have a thriving mini garden (KNOCK ON WOOD, stay away critters!!!) …then upstairs to the art room….a joyful space to think and create.

Fourth of July Celebration 🇺🇸🎆✨

Remember I told you we were going to have a special visitor? Kayla came for the week! It’s so nice to have her. We stared off Monday with a hike to Raven Rock. The weather was amazing! Skye had to work, and Wil is still in Detroit, so it was just Dave and I, Wes…

my art in other people’s homes

I love this cute patterned accent wall in my sister-in-law’s bathroom!! She used the Garden Roundabout Black and White design from my spoonflower shop. Great job, Trish!! Loved seeing my floral feltings in Ash’s house! These were inspired by and modeled after her floral arrangements Nichole’s sweet baby boy nursery and the watercolor Jeep. I…

47 years on this planet ! 🍰🌺

It was so fun to go to Mom and Dad’s for a birthday lunch of my favorite stew, biscuits, and pink lemonade cake!!! Thank you, Dad and Mom, for making it so special! Thank you to my best friend for waking me up to treats, presents, and a sweet card And I get to be…

Bluffton, SC//bikes, beauty, boats, and blue⚓️🛥🌾🌴

Dave and I went on his company’s trip to a gorgeous resort in Palmetto Bluffs, South Carolina (Hilton Head area). It was beautiful and relaxing. Cornerstone treated us so kindly and the southern hospitality was perfect, although many of the people who worked at the resort were from further abroad. We enjoyed meeting people from…

Quinoa Mint Watermelon Salad 🌿🍉

The mint is doing pretty well in the garden. A deer is coming and eating the tops off of the tomato plant, the cucumber plants, and even the sunflower leaves. But the deer (we saw her yesterday and I scolded her just a bit…I do like her to come by, just leave some of the…