My Easter Outift


 I found the hat at the salvation army two weeks ago. I was so excited, but restrained myself from jumping up and down in public.  It didn’t occur to me until Saturday night that I should wear it for Easter Sunday (it wouldn’t be the first time I used Easter Sunday as an excuse to – [Continue Reading…]

6 Things I’ve Having A Blast With This Week


1. I was privileged to be one of the recipe testers for Kate’s soon-to-be-released e-cookbook, “Against the Grain” Delicious recipes for the Whole Food and Grain-Free Diet. It was a blast helping her test and refine a few of the recipes – first, because it was like someone else took over menu planning for me – [Continue Reading…]

Expanding into Unknown Regions

I was disturbed this week as I brought out my treasured summer maternity bin to find that more than half of the items are too small. How did this happen??? Suddenly, I went to “all set for summer” to “I HAVE NOTHING TO WEAR!!!” and the ensuing tears and panic. That’s why when we were – [Continue Reading…]

My Future Kitchen


Here are the cupboards we got at the auction – all piled in storage like birthday presents hiding in the attic until that special day. See the lovely roping detail? And those mini glass cupboards – there are about 10 of them! There are two of these corner glass display cupboards… And TWO lazy susans! – [Continue Reading…]

Thrifted Thrusdays


It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these posts, but I just have to show the Beautiful way the Lord provided for me through the thrift store last month! I have wanted a princess-seamed, black, wool pea-coat since I was 17. Never quite able or willing to buy one new (and unable to – [Continue Reading…]

Thrifted Thursdays


So, I absolutely love Amy Butler – who doesn’t? Her patterns, her style, and especially, her CLOTH. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, follow the link and feast your eyes. I love her lucious, bold floral prints that seem to be the best of vintage prints re-incarnated with today’s flair. And I love – [Continue Reading…]