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Transparent Tuesday ~ My Tiny Kitchen

I’m really happy to be joining in a link-up started by my friend, Melissa of Our Growing Roots. The theme is Transparency and Authenticity, and the “rules” are quite flexible. :) Basically, share a photo or post that displays something you wouldn’t normally feel too great about showing to the world. In my case, that’s my kitchen. … Continue reading

Friday Randomness

Good morning! I have several random things to share today, so welcome to my scattered thoughts. ;) I announced the winners of the Wet Bags *Giveaway* on my Facebook page a little while ago, so head on over to see if you WON! I am working on my blog right now! :D Looking into changing themes/designs, … Continue reading

Keeping the Home: Laundry

Keeping the Home: Laundry

Welcome to a new series of posts meant to encourage us to share how we keep the home, and learn from each other’s methods. Today’s topic is Laundry. With a family of five, you’d be right to assume that I wash a fair amount of clothes; usually one to two loads a day. I would … Continue reading

What’s Your HouseKeeping Style?

What’s Your HouseKeeping Style?

There are many ways to keep a home; from messy to spotless and every variation in between! But the state of our homes isn’t really what this post is about. Instead, I would like to talk about the techniques, cleaning schedules, relaxedness, and all the other ways we make our homes the state that they are. I have … Continue reading

Creating a Guest Room Your Guests Will Love

Creating a Guest Room Your Guests Will Love

Originally posted on Along Came Ollie:
Ever been a guest in someone’s home and felt like an inconvenience? Or worse, been the host of visitors and realized after the fact that you forgot to provide some basic necessity like shampoo? Though I loved the guest room in my old house (posted here last week), I do…

A New Way of Using Pinterest

A New Way of Using Pinterest

I am re-evaluating many things in my life at the moment. I have been thinking a lot about my habits, and how many of them are changing (or soon will be). My online behavior is starting to be different, and once January comes, there will be major differences. I am excited about how they are impacting my days. … Continue reading

A Wee Nest Pinterest Project II

Last month, I joined in a challenge set by Danielle of A Wee Nest. She encouraged us to choose a DIY project from one of our Pinterest boards and actually make it!! I chose a felt play mat for Samuel. You can check out that post here, if you missed it. I was really happy … Continue reading

A Wee Nest Pinterest Challenge

A Wee Nest Pinterest Challenge

Last month I joined a challenge/project hosted by Danielle of A Wee Nest. She encouraged us to choose a Pinterest project that we’ve been dying to make and actually DO IT in the month of September! I knew right away that I wanted to make something for Samuel because there are so many cute ideas I’ve … Continue reading