I am a mom to four beautiful daughters, wife to an incredible husband, DIY enthusiast, beader, and crafter. Here is a peek at our busy life together, as well as some of my favorite projects and recipes. Thank you so much for stopping by!...more
I started â€œPlaying in the Dirtâ€ as a way to document my progress as a beginner gardener in 2004. At the time I was living in Toronto and had only a 4 x 10 part-sun backyard plot and deck to garden in.
Please Sir is a daily site devoted to passions like modern and vintage design, inspiring art, and personal stories. The phrase "please sir" started during a wild, cabin trip between good friends Diana and Allison. Mix alcohol, an Oliver Twist impersonation, and you get a lifelong expression used to indicate delight, disbelief, or frustration.
I am an empty nester trying to redirect my interests from my twenty-something children to my own self-discovery. With plenty of enthusiasm and a next to nothing budget, I am sharing my journey and celebrating finding pleasure in simple things along the way.
It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all. -Laura Ingalls Wilder
Please share the simple things that give you pleasure. - Jackie...more