interior design

The girls are away for two weeks. They will be surprised with brand new bedrooms when they return. Right now, they share a room and the second bedroom is being used as a playroom. As we move things around and try to make space for things it is definitely a time to purge some unwanted …

covered sandbox

Pinterest offers a wealth of good ideas. I found one a few months ago for a covered sandbox. I have been wanting to do it for awhile but just hadn't started the project. Home Depot gave me a push with their recent commercial for DIY projects that promoted the covered sandbox. So today, I made this …

ten things I want my daughter to know:

I found this article. I think it's a wonderful list and to remind myself I am storing it here for easy reference. Here's a link to the full article in the Huffington Post written by Lindsey Mead Russell. Ten things I want my 10-year-old daughter to know: 1. It is not your job to keep the people …

dixie

my aunt posted this picture of my grandma Dixie. She's every bit of the inspiration for this site and this picture is a perfect example.