Month: November 2011

Christmas Is For Kids

Christmas Is For Kids

In our house, Christmas is a really fun time. My kids like the lights hanging on the outside of people’s houses in the neighborhood. They like the cookies, and the packages that arrive in the mail because all of our extended family lives out of […]

Food On Your Face

Food On Your Face

This is what my face looks like without any foundation or powder. Yes, I’m brave enough to reveal it to the world, as shallow as that might sound.  Ok, ok, I do have some eye make-up on. So, why am I revealing this picture to […]

Ordinary

Ordinary

There are moments when messages are bombarding my brain and then there are moments when I say to myself, “I’ve heard this recently.” When I notice that I continue to hear the same message over and over, I start paying attention to it because I […]

Vanity Makeover

Vanity Makeover

The Before A typical, builder’s grade vanity straight out of the box. The Supplies Interior/Exterior Primer, Paint, Polyurethane, tack cloth, roller, brush, fine sand paper,  liquid sander/deglosser   The Process First I removed all of the doors and drawers. I found it easier to work […]

Restore my decor WINNER

Restore my decor WINNER

My bedroom won a makeover from RestoreMyDecor.com  (And the cool thing about this is that I received the winner email on my husband and I’s ten year anniversary. God sure knows how to give gifts doesn’t He!) It’s not the kind of makeover where they […]

This Little Light of Mine

This Little Light of Mine

As Thanksgiving approaches I’ve been purposefully thinking about the things I’m thankful for. It might be a little bit motivated by all of the facebook posts, but let’s be real here- we are supposed to think on things that are lovely, noble and pure right? […]