Category Archives: Home Improvement Projects

Fall Brings: Changes and Fun…

Our amazing bathroom transformation: When we bought the house–What we’ve done–We started this journey of creating a new bathroom (minus tub and toilet) back in the end of May. We are now in October, so it has taken us 5 … Continue reading

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What Stacey Has Been Up To…

I’ve been using new recipes.  Spaghetti with Spinach, Garlic, and Lemon—This is tasty, but it can’t really be re-heated so I ended up giving away half of it to a very pregnant neighbor. It was tart but fresh and satisfying … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day and a Reading Nook…

Mother’s day was a sweet one. I received many gifts made by my children in school. I got a nap too! My mom and sister, Samm made these delicious oreos for me!I weeded my front flower bed and planted hydrangeas … Continue reading

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Gardening and Such…

This year we expanded our garden as I showed in an earlier post. This last two weeks we finished up planting the whole thing. Every bit of it was used, and hopefully, every bit of it grows and doesn’t get … Continue reading

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The Upcycled Mud Kitchen (DIY)…

Kids love to play in the water outside. Kids love to play in the dirt outside. Kids love to mix the dirt and water outside. The hose seems to constantly be running ’round here. Rather than fight it, I embraced … Continue reading

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Easter and my Annual Neighborhood Yard Sale…

Surprise! The pumpkins from halloween that we tilled into the garden had babies!  We are keeping about a 3 foot diameter circle of the plants. Whichever survives best gets to stay in a month or so. So far so good! … Continue reading

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Science for Kids and Introducing our Art Cart…

What makes a happy kid? …SCIENCE!Dollar Store Science Experiments (just add water):  ————————————– A Visit to the Aquarium: The whole family went and visited the aquarium. They enjoyed it quite a bit! These ducks liked to dive and splash the … Continue reading

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These are a few of my Favorite Things…

To start my new year’s resolution (surround myself with what I love), I decided to redo my whole living space. I have been extremely happy with the results. These are the finished sections of my home now. I hope you … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolution…

My New Year’s Resolution is: “I will surround myself with all that I love.” Simple, but so revolutionary in the way I live my life. I decided that I needed to redecorate my house to truly reflect my style. The … Continue reading

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What I Have Been Up To…

Well, what *haven’t* I been doing the last month?! I mean, I am a mom of 4 trying to do it all. Haha. I am crazy, that’s what I’m getting at. Any who… So, I’ve been doing some noteworthy projects: … Continue reading

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