All Decked Out

Howdy, friends.  Welcome back to the ‘burb.  I’ve got a really, super duper FUN little ditty for you today.  It’s all about our deck. Here goes nothing: So we’ve got this stellar deck On the back of our house It’s Trex and lumber and pretty big And was built by a totally moronic louse. See, he didn’t use treated lumber. Or cedar or redwood. He … Continue reading All Decked Out

Bow Time

I mentioned yesterday a quick little project I was doing to get Avery’s baby barrettes and headbands organized. I actually started out with a huge oatmeal container and realized it was way too big for what I needed, so I made some black bean brownies (crucial detail!) and ended up with an empty cocoa canister, which was perfect. Some scrapbook paper, Mod Podge, ribbon, and … Continue reading Bow Time

Wreath a Little Patience…

“Hiya everybodeeee!” (Apparently, Grover from Sesame Street talks like that, because that’s a direct quote from one of Avery’s board books!) I finally got a non-holiday wreath up on our front door.  How long have I been talking about this?? Too long, I know.  Y’all are the most patient blog readers I know. It’s a simple spring wreath with some moss, a burlap bow (a … Continue reading Wreath a Little Patience…

Pinterest Picks of the Week

Happy Thursday! I just found myself distracted by Pinterest (as usual) and thought I’d “round up” some of the cooler ideas I’ve seen on there for all-y’all’s reading pleasure. If you want to follow me on Pinterest, just click the Pinterest button in the right sidebar. And now let’s get this ball a-rolling: Source: oboiler.com via Katie @ BurbTales on Pinterest   How about this … Continue reading Pinterest Picks of the Week

Spring Updates

Howdy and happy-beautiful-spring-day to you!  Hopefully you’re having a beautiful spring day.  Our temps here are typically in the 50s this time of year, but this week and last they’ve been in the 70s! Here’s a cute spring shot taken over the weekend.  Is she not the cutest munchkin ever?  Me = Mush.  So what’s new with us? Well, I just have to announce to … Continue reading Spring Updates