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 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

Decorating for a Wedding

decorated reception hall

As I mentioned in my last post, my little sister got married over the weekend.  One of the most time consuming prep items for the wedding was decorating the church and the reception hall. For Kayla’s wedding, we reused a … Continue reading

Inside the President’s Home

president's house

This post was originally going to be a Wordless Wednesday post, but I thought it might be nice if I gave these photos a little explanation.  As many of you know, I work at a small local university.  One of … Continue reading

Time to Redecorate?


It’s been a while since I’ve done any major redecorating in the house… actually I haven’t redecorated since I moved in with Matt (when we got married).  That means I’ve been living with the same decore for a year and … Continue reading


New Duvet

I’ve been looking for something to put me in a good mood lately.  Redecorating seems like just the thing.  Don’t worry, I’m not redecorating the entire house, just the bedroom.  I love shades of gray with a punch of color, … Continue reading

Craft Month 2011 – Day 1 – Spring Wreath

The Wreath

It’s National Craft Month.  In celebration of this, I’m going to make an effort to do lots more crafting this month… and blog about it.  Hopefully this will get me back in the habit of crafting, and blogging… since I’ve been … Continue reading

The Mysterious Rock


A mysterious rock appeared at our house a couple days ago.  I found it on our porch.  It is a really nice garden rock with a quote in gold.  I had meant to ask Matt about it but didn’t have … Continue reading