In this post: Tips & Tricks for designing a cozy guest bedroom. It made my day when Big K, also known as my little sister, told me how special she felt searching thru the carefully cultivated “Oops, I forgot!” caddy I had prepared and placed in the guest bathroom for her. Filled with all those things one might neglect to pack,… Read More
In this post: Learn how to make these yummy candy-coated spoons you can use in your coffee, tea or even hot chocolate. One of the things I look forward to each month is the #moviemondaychallenge. On the last (or fourth) Monday of each month, a group of bloggers join together in an event, hosted by C’mon Get Crafty! We decide on… Read More
In this post, you will find simple solutions for fall decor in small spaces. I love me some fall decor. The leaves, the pumpkins, the colors… I just love it all. Last year we were stuck between two places – St. Louis and Wisconsin and didn’t feel invested in either place so no fall decorating happened. But this year –… Read More
In this Post: Sharing my experience with depression and the knowledge that everything is not fine anymore. It seems like there should be some kind of a trigger or a warning before the descent begins, but there isn’t. Everything is just fine one day and then all of a sudden it isn’t. I could feel the edge of the slippery slope… Read More
I was looking through a few past posts for a Friday Flashback post to share with you and was inspired. Things have changed so much for me over the last year. Learning I was going to leave The Funny Little House behind and head to St. Louis for Big Jon’s job has lead to a bit of personal growth. Being… Read More
Sometimes an ugly lamp is just an ugly lamp, but sometimes… Let’s talk transformation. Often, it is fairly simple to transform an ugly lamp into something wonderful. Think ugly duckling to beautiful swan. You just have to look at the ugly lamp very deeply to discover what can and should be done with it.