Thanks to defining our family’s summer rallying cry we are very focused on making family time a priority. I’m also trying to be more intentional about playing with my girls (something that I’m sorry to say does not come naturally to me). A few weeks ago we had a play date with a new friend … More Play and grow: creating a fairy garden (the easy way)
I’m not sure how it happened so fast, but March is all but over and April is staring me in the face, packed full of celebrations (Easter, C’s birthday) and one huge, life changing event! Baby sister is scheduled to make her debut in just a couple of short weeks! With my first pregnancy the … More Nursery Projects
We came back from Disney World over a week ago, and I think I’ve finally recovered. 🙂 It was a fantastic trip, but absolutely exhausting for this pregnant mama who is just now entering the third trimester. C did amazing…she was go go go the whole time, and didn’t even get cranky until the last … More Odds and ends (and beginnings)
A few months ago, right after I finished Charlotte’s big girl room, I got a hankering to redo the living room. New paint, new couches, paint the furniture, total overhaul was what I was thinking. In hindsight I think I was barely pregnant and maybe the nesting urge was hitting already? I don’t know. But … More DIY Gallery Wall
Don’t you just love Anne Shirley? One of my fictional heroes, for sure.So although the calendar says fall, here at least it seems like autumn has just barely begun to tip-toe in. Days are getting shorter to be sure, and evenings now bring a bit of chill, but otherwise our mild summer has flowed into … More Fall Decorating – "I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."
I’m finally ready to show you Baby Girl’s big girl room! When I designed her pink and green owl nursery I was in love with it, but let me tell you I could just live in this new room all the time. I tried to make it versatile enough to grow with her, hopefully through … More C’s Big Girl Room Reveal: Cheerful, vintage, girly charm
I can hardly believe that C’s big girl room is done! It turned out just how I had imagined, cheerful and vintage and girly without using copious amounts of pink. I have one more project from the room to share with you before the big reveal!This project is beyond simple, but is such a fun, … More DIY Fabric-Covered Lampshade