One Bookcase, Three Uses – DIY Functional Furniture

One Bookshelf Three Uses - Living Room

A few months ago, I shared with you a fun challenge that I’d accepted. To find a piece of furniture that I could transform several different ways, making three different uses from just one furniture piece. I chose the 5 Shelf Bookcase in white from Sauder.     Initially, I chose it for my daughter’s […]

VIP Holiday Shopping Party with Microsoft – RSVP Now

Our Holiday Yard Decorations

Who is ready for the holiday season?  It’s almost time to start getting out the decorations, to order holiday cards for loved ones and to make celebration plans.  I’ve already started making my gift lists for family and friends so I don’t have to do the last-minute gift scramble this year. The kids want a […]

A Less Stressful Holiday

Christmas Tree

It’s almost the holiday season! I’ve already started hearing holiday music on the radio and seeing decorations and gifts for sale in the stores. It’s a wonderful time of year for me – I’m looking forward to decorating the house with the kids and making plans to see family and friends. I have such wonderful […]

Support and Encouragement – CaringBridge

CaringBridge Ways-To-Give_GiveAGift

    If you have ever had a love one go through a serious health struggle, you know what an emotional toll it can take. CaringBridge was created so that people, for any reason or length of time, can remain connected to family, friends and support whenever they need it. As a lifeline to the outside […]

A House Full of Sick Children

Resting on the Couch

My husband is gone. Well, not gone for good, but he’s been gone a week and it seems like much longer. I’ve never had all three kids on my own for this long, and it’s been a crazy, busy, stressful week. Besides all of the usual household, childcare and work responsibilities, I’ve had an additional […]