Gorgeous Beach House Design

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve been looking for a beach house for a trip this summer with my husband’s family. I came across this beautiful house in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, and just had to share.   Gorgeous Beach House Design   I love this sweet pink little girl’s room. It’s so feminine […]

Inspiration – The Power of Positive Thinking

Inspiration . I want to be more positive in my thinking. I found some great quotes to print out to remind myself to think positively and wanted to share them with you. . photo credit  . .  photo credit . . photo credit . . photo credit

Wordless Wednesday – Bee Too Close

Gorgeous Barn Doors – Interior Sliding Doors

I have wanted sliding barn doors in my house for years. When we built this house, I made sure there would be room in two different places for sliding doors. There is an Auction House just up the road that has auctions from time to time of wood and fixtures from old buildings and houses […]

Animal Sanctuary in Memory of Sandy Hooks Victim Catherine Hubbard, Age 6

Animal Sanctuary Planned In Memory of Catherine Violet Hubbard On December 14, 2012, a gunman entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown and took the lives of twenty innocent children and six adults. The unthinkable had happened and for people everywhere, the world stopped. It just stopped. One of the victims was six-year-old Catherine Violet Hubbard, […]

Cute Sleepy Kitten – Not So Wordless Wednesday

  My husband was on his way to an important meeting a couple of weeks ago and was anxious about making a good impression. He rushed out the door and drove off quickly so he wouldn’t be late. He walked back in the door 10 minutes later with a tiny kitten in his hand, handed […]

Worst Nightmare – Spider Living in Woman’s Ear

Worst Nightmare   Did you see this?  Doctors in China removed this spider from a woman’s ear. I’m not a fan of creepy crawly bugs, but one actually LIVING in my ear might be my worst nightmare. A doctor was able to remove the spider, which was apparently living in a woman’s ear for FIVE […]

Saying Goodbye to an Old Friend

Saying Goodbye   We’ve been together for over 15 years, so I’m a little sad to be saying goodbye.         But since I’ll soon be with his newer, better, bigger brother I think I’ll be fine!     I’m getting my brand new Maytag Bravos XL washer and dryer today and am […]


My four-year-old little girl snores.  It’s not a sweet, soft toddler snore. It’s a sucking-in-air, very loud, old-man snore.  We always thought it was funny, until I read an article a few weeks ago about sleep problems in children.   It turns out that my little girl has Obstructive Sleep Apnea, which can cause a lot […]

Against Drunk Driving – A Trip to Target

Yesterday I took all three children to Target to pick up some groceries after school.  The girls were walking and I had the baby in a cart as we made our way through the store.  As we turned the corner to a new aisle, a woman was standing there with a little boy and a […]