How to make a backyard putting green! {DIY putting green}

This holiday weekend we made a little backyard dream come true....more

Chipotle worthy recipes {how to make a mexican feast!}

So recently I made lunch for a group of folks from church, many of which are of hispanic origin, all of which raved about how good my food was....more

Looking for the Happy and Celebrating the Good this Mother's Day {& enter to win $100!}

Now that we’re in between the Mother's Day and Father’s Day season, we owe it to ourselves to walk away from this holiday looking for all the good there is to be celebrated around us....more

GOLDFISH® MEMORIES {and giving away $100!}

From the time my boys were old enough to eat real food, Pepperidge Farm® Goldfish®...more

GOLDFISH® MEMORIES

From the time my boys were old enough to eat real food, Pepperidge Farm® Goldfish® crackers have been a staple in my house. Starting from the days where we doled out handfuls, through to becoming a regular part of what we called "trail mix" (a mix of Goldfish crackers, toasted o's and puffs) and now, as an everyday part of their lunch at school that they have come to expect....more

you are not a snowflake {lessons in eight years of handmade business}

Hello friends! I'm coming up on eight years of running this little business of mine....more

Looking for the Happy and Celebrating the Good this Mother's Day

Now that we’re in between the Mother's Day and Father’s Day season, we owe it to ourselves to walk away from this holiday looking for all the good there is to be celebrated around us. Look past what may not be the way you like and choose to see the good. The single mom working hard for her family, the new mom trying to figure it all out, the recent grandma experiencing motherhood in a whole new way....more

Spring is HERE! :) {enter to win $100!}

It's that time of year again!...more

Spring Is Here

It's that time of year again! The time of year my very soul seems to wait for after a loooooooong winter. Once the Christmassy days have passed and the lull of "just winter" lingers for a little while too long, there is just something in me that starts to whisper for Spring. And with Spring, the garden. I generally have to hold myself back from planting all the things at once. Spring here in the south can be a little misleading. Days of seventy degree weather can be followed by two inches of snow...you just never know so we *try* to hold out as long as we can for planting....more