Phase 2 of DIYplus5

In a couple of weeks, we are starting on Phase 2 of our home remodel (DIYplus5) …this phase makes me a little nervous. We will be: installing a new bathroom (this one makes me nervous – something new for us.) raising ceilings installing new windows moving our front door removing vinyl siding removing cedar siding (the previous owners kept it -we think.) installing new hardy plank siding packing everything in the living room, again. Making the coffee bar Building 2 closets Adding a wall or two And Maybe adding new flooring AND anything else that might arise…and it always does ....more

Tyler Rose Festival

Tyler Rose Festival Since moving to the East Texas, we have been exploring the roads and scenery that is here. Gorgeous Views!...more

Family Toolbox

Note: I have been sent complimentary copy for review purposes only. Any links can be affiliates meaning if you buy something I might get some pennies. This review has not been monetarily compensated ....more

Minute Prayers

I pray. All the time. They are usually short minute prayers – here and there ....more

Lost and Found by Colleen Coble and Robin Caroll

Rock Harbor Lost and Found by Colleen Coble and Robin Caroll As soon as this book came in the mail, it was snatched by my two readers....more

Future DIY Projects and Garage Sale Finds

Saturday my sweet hubby took me on a date – garage sailing. We dropped my eldest off at his CAP function at the airport and then went exploring the area for Garage Sales....more

Scarf Mania

My daughters and myself have been busy making scarves. Like we are taking up major real estate on the living room couches. So far we have watched old chick flicks while crocheting like: Sabrina – the original with Humphrey Bogart, William Holden and Audrey Hepburn ....more

Bible in a Year Giveaway

We have started school again. Today as a class assignment I had the kids sort all the books of the Bible into categories such as the Pentateuch, Prophets, Gospels, Letters, etc… It was awesome to see the kids sort out the Bible in a way that helped them (and me) understand what the Books meant when they were wrote....more

Family Toolbox Giveaway

I am so excited to be able to introduce you to The Family Toolbox! ...more

Home Decor Gift Cards

Not sure about you but Christmas is closing in and THIS year – I want to be ready! I am going to be having giveaways here and there and thought you would appreciate ways to save some $$ too! Since I also like to decorate and have a new house to totally re-do I thought this one would fit the bill! ...more