Friday Favorites – Industrial Chic

industrial rustic decor

My friend Natasha of The Houseful of Nicholes just bought a house, so my social media feeds have been full of updates on her progress of designing and decorating her home. That got me thinking – my husband and I … Continue reading

Crafty Finds

Another year of the Vanderburg County Homemakers Craft Show has come and gone.  And this year, we almost missed it. Mom and I had planned to spend the day shopping at some of the antique stores in town, but my … Continue reading

Office Space

About a month ago, I moved offices at my day job. I’d been in my old office since I started working at the university – that’s more than 5 years.  I shared my old office with 2 other people, but … Continue reading

Christmas Decorating

reindeer and cardinals

With the ridiculous amount of snow we got on Friday, I decided that it was time to do a little Christmas decorating. And with all of the vehicles were snowed in, it wasn’t like I could do anything else. So, … Continue reading

Christmas Wreath

Hayes Wreath closeup

A couple months ago, my sister asked me to make her a Christmas wreath.  So, we went down to Hobby Lobby and picked up a wreath, some decorative picks, and a few flowers.  I love the Hobby Lobby weekly sales.  … Continue reading

Friday Favorites


I’m always finding new and exciting things to love, and this week wasn’t any different.  So here are a few things that caught my fancy this week (besides my husband). High Neck Lines for the Months Ahead It doesn’t seem … Continue reading

Home for the Winter


Well… it’s that odd time of year again.  You know, after you take the Christmas decorations down, but before you want to do any Valentine’s Day decorating.  What’s a girl to do? Winter Decor! But what does that mean?  When … Continue reading