ornaments, stickers, and wallpaper!

Swapping out pumpkins for Christmas ornaments…top right; Skye’s ornaments, bottom right, Wes’. Bottom left food ornaments for the kitchen tree! Why didn’t I take a picture of Wil’s?! New stickers!! These are big! Four inches….I want to tile a floor with them 🤣 😉 They are cute on the car, on the laptop…or… On a…

Pumpkin cookies, pretty leaves, and just one Christmas tree 🍂🌲

Royal icing cookies! It’s been awhile. They are like childbirth…you can’t even think of making them again so soon…but it was time. The leaves have been so pretty this year!! God’s artistry on display for sure. this is in our back yard. Pumpkins are still on display… Warm apple cider… Homemade cranberry sauce with apples…

Christmas Past #2

We used to make a birthday cake for Jesus❤️ When the kids were tiny we used their little socks for an advent calendar…everyday they would look in a little sock for a treat The little lime green tree! And this was decorating a table at our ladies’ Christmas party at church This was our tree…

Christmas Past

We’ve been looking through old pictures…such sweet memories! We’ve got homemade ornaments, my little ballet elf, Gigi, Dave and me 21 years ago with our homemade stockings, boys sledding in Canada, making cookies with Gramma, kids’ drawing of a snow globe, and the year I made fruit themed ornaments. What a beautiful and special time…

watching, reading, eating, smelling, etc…

Watching: home alone one and two….I just love the 80s house! The wallpaper! I’m a child of the 80s who never grew up and I want wallpaper on every wall 😉 Plus, the Funniest commercial! Reading: I love Elisabeth Elliot so much! This book is amazing. Very convicting and an interesting look at tons of…

Quick snapshots in December 🌲❄️

Snowflakes on the door Cozy panorama Getting ready to go out for lunch with Wes…tree reflected in glasses Our fave; Morgan street food hall Sun in the eyes, cute tree Beautiful trees and great views from the Dillon House lit up at night It’s the most wonderful time of the year! ♥️🌲

wrap station and dress up dog 🎄

I decided this will be the year I get organized and put all the wrapping stuff in one place! So it went up here in the studio. A good idea in theory…but the first time I needed to wrap something, someone needed to be in there and I took the stuff I needed and wrapped…

::: cookies and lights :::

Wreath cookies are happening today! Beloved tradition and yummy treat recipe from my beloved Mom!  the little gold disco ball makes the most beautiful dots of light on the wall and floor in the mornings…Sadie doesn’t know what to think! Things are looking very merry and bright around here. We are about halfway done with…