Locking Diary for Girls with Feathered Pen and Stickers!

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When you have a house full of girls, privacy can be at a high premium. I love the princesses, but I have to admit they are a bunch of nosy little snoops. That means I get to listen not only to the whining about privacy being invaded, I also have to endure the endless tattling … Read moreLocking Diary for Girls with Feathered Pen and Stickers!

25% Off Spring Sweaters & Free Scarf

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This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Spring is that time of unpredictable weather…warm afternoons, cool evenings and mornings…and sometimes an unexpected swing in the temps that leave us wanting a little extra layer. These Spring sweaters are the perfect solution. From … Read more25% Off Spring Sweaters & Free Scarf

I Need One Thing That’s Divine.

My dreams have been filled with time traveling, both literal and moving back and forth through the layers of my own life. Excavation isn’t pretty or conducive to good sleep. Human sharks, tiny hands thrown up in defense just turn to bait. I want to start over, pure and clean, with no blood trail dripping … Read moreI Need One Thing That’s Divine.

Sweetheart Gift Bags

Handmade gift bags add an extra layer of fabulousness to any present, plus they’re so simple and easy to make. Just a few quick steps will have you sending gifts out into the world in packages that will become keepsakes. You can easily adjust this project to make bags that will fit any sized item. … Read moreSweetheart Gift Bags

Bejeweled Bouquet

I’ve been wanting to do something to display these sparkling pink crystal-cut glass drawer pulls since I found them. I’d love to refinish a dresser or cabinet with them, but they don’t currently fit my decor. I decided adding them to a sweet floral bouquet would be a unique and unexpected touch. I used magazine … Read moreBejeweled Bouquet

The Pilgriming Vine

I’ve been fairly obsessed lately with the voice of Basia Bulat. She’s so wholly original that I find it hard to make comparisons with other musicians. Embracing one of the widest ranges of traditional and obscure instruments I’ve ever seen, singing one song entirely in Polish just because she can, giggling with the most disarmingly … Read moreThe Pilgriming Vine

Gorgeous Spring Wedding Styles from ModCloth #marriedinmodcloth

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links.   Attention, wedding belles and gorgeous guests — you’re cordially invited to explore ModCloth’s exquisite wedding collection! Fall in love with dreamy dresses and outfit finishers perfect for brides, bridesmaids, and attendees eager to express … Read moreGorgeous Spring Wedding Styles from ModCloth #marriedinmodcloth

You Say We’ll Never Make it There. So All We Do Is Circle It.

The sun finally came out, if only briefly. Keeping this blog has had the nice added effect of making me slow down and observe, to quiet all my thoughts and really look. Now I try to always have my camera nearby so I can capture my world for you. This is one of my favorite … Read moreYou Say We’ll Never Make it There. So All We Do Is Circle It.

Dredged in Flour, Deep Fat Fried, Cooled on Paper Towels and Then Devoured.

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Spring in the woodlands of Ohio brings a rare treat: Fried Morel Mushrooms! The pioneer spirit lurking in the back of my brain, the one that wants to live self-sufficiently off the land, deeply connected with nature and the rhythms of our planet– that part of me rejoices at the thought of being able to … Read moreDredged in Flour, Deep Fat Fried, Cooled on Paper Towels and Then Devoured.