Velvet Pumpkins

Make your own velvet pumpkins!

Growing Zinnias

Do you like flowers? (this is important because some people don’t and – not judging, this might be a good blog post to skip if that is the case 😉 If you do – and want to grow some bouquets yourself, try ZINNIAS! Under the guidance of family, I have been planting, splitting, and cuttingContinue reading “Growing Zinnias”

diyING a “Sand Box”

With all the uncertainty surrounding park openings in the COVID times of now, I have been wracking my brain for ways to potentially keep our children busy and OUT of our house and OFF of screens of any sort. We have been in our new home a little over a year now and when weContinue reading “diyING a “Sand Box””

Bedroom TransformING

I have been posting a lot about painting over wall paper and the ease of chalk board painting in your home and now I present the pinnacle of combining these two fabulous techniques in a room I use every day. My BEDROOM. In our old house, we had a white room that I left fairlyContinue reading “Bedroom TransformING”

Crochet it AINT SO

Have you ever started a project and not finish it? I am sure you haven’t heard of this concept, let alone has it ever happened to you or anyone you know, < WINK WINK >. I have fallen victim to this for many years and as a younger me, I didn’t complete quite a fewContinue reading “Crochet it AINT SO”

Runn-ING and Work-ING are constants.

Of all of the “ING”s I do running is the one constant that remains the same – I run about 2-5 days a week and average 15-35 miles – sound like a large swing there? Balancing all of this DO-ing and runnings is a delicate balance and it requires CONSTANT compromise. Running is a movingContinue reading “Runn-ING and Work-ING are constants.”