Changes for the Fall

Hello, everyone! I hope you had a fabulous weekend. I feel like I say that every Monday (and I probably do), but I mean it ....more

i travel

As you may know, I’m always on the hunt for ways to improve my general happiness. I often read articles online about “things that make us happy” or “12 ways to be happier.” Most of the advice is pretty standard: exercise, eat real food, be kind to others, get more sleep, etc. However, there is one thing that often shows up on such lists that always surprises me, but makes total sense ....more

Colorful Painted Gourds for Fall

Hi, everyone! First off, thank you SO much for all of the love yesterday on my picture ledges. It’s great when a project comes together like that ....more

DIY Picture Ledges

Howdy, friends! Today I’m back with a quick and inexpensive DIY project. But first, a bit of its backstory ....more

One Pan Chicken Apple Sausage Pasta

Hey there, everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. Sorry I didn’t post yesterday ....more

Something More Saturday / 02

Hey there, friends! I hope you’re having a fabulous weekend. Since some of you seemed pretty cool with me sharing a few things on Saturday, I thought I’d continue with another recap ....more

Pegboard Kitchen Storage

Sometimes when I’m working on a project, I think to myself, “What in the heck am I doing? My to-do list is a mile long and the month has just started, I feel overwhelmed with how much I have to do.” And then, all of the sudden, I get this notion for a new project. Temporarily abandoning my massive to-do list, I find myself covered in paint with another area of my house torn up ....more

Antipasto Kabobs

I’ve been wanting to make antipasto kabobs for the longest time. I’m talking years. Yesterday when I was at the grocery store trying to come up with an idea for today’s post, I decided that even though I didn’t have anyone to serve them to, I was finally going to make these fun kabobs ....more

A Fresh Look for the Basement Stairwell

Although it felt like a never-ending project, I’m happy to report that my basement stairwell is painted! Before we get into the details, I just want to apologize for the quality of the pictures. This is a tight space, so capturing it was a bit tricky ....more

Pumpkin Bars

I can’t believe that I’ve been blogging for almost five years and have yet to feature a recipe for Pumpkin Bars. Well, as you’ve probably noticed, I’ve finally created one that I’m excited to share. I actually made these last week, but thought I’d wait until September to blog about them ....more