Month: May 2012

Kitchen Restoration

Kitchen Restoration

It’s been a long process and the big kitchen reveal is finally here. If you’re planning a kitchen remodeling project of your own I have a few words of advice- be prepared for take out, and lots of it. It never failed to amaze me […]

Kitchen Island Tutorial

Kitchen Island Tutorial

The kitchen island has been starring at me for a very long time, waiting for my attention. Last fall we revamped our kitchen by removing two cabinets- yikes we lost a lot of storage- and adding a dishwasher. Our home was built in the 1960s […]

Moments of Impact

Moments of Impact

Last Week my husband rented the movie, The Vow for us. The storyline is based on true events featuring a husband and wife who are young and in love. They get in a car accident and she forgets the past five years of her life, […]

When Motherhood is a Porch Swing

When Motherhood is a Porch Swing

I have fond memories of my Grandma’s porch swing. The time we spent just gazing into the distance, the mountains and blue skies of Colorado are a memory I will hold dear forever. My Grandma is a strong woman, always up for the remodeling task […]

iPhone Apps {Freebie Friday}

iPhone Apps {Freebie Friday}

My Top 5 Free Apps for the iPhone           Shopkick– This app allows you to preform secret shopper duties in exchange for points. There are usually a number of products at each store that need to be scanned. You literally take […]

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

How sweet is the sound of a saw? You know the back and forth hum of a hand saw, trimming off a dead branch on a tree. It’s rhythmic, methodical, therapeutic. 4 years ago this week I would have disagreed. I would have told you […]

25 Random Things About Me

25 Random Things About Me

1. I’ve had mono twice and it stinks. I’ve vowed to never drink out of a water fountain again no matter how thirsty I may be at the time. 2. I’m from Colorado and I consider myself “a meat-eating vegetarian.” I eat meat for the […]

Birth Story {3rd addition}

Birth Story {3rd addition}

For all you birth junkies out there and anyone else who likes the gooshy details of birth stories – read on. Baby #3 was due December 5th so on December 6th I was anxious to get this party started. After we came home from church […]