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Orange You Glad Its Summer Citrus Wreath

Orange You Glad Its Summer Citrus Wreath

Ah, summer. I love the sun, running around barefoot, working in the garden, sipping iced tea or coffee, and soaking in the long daylight hours. It is so fun to hear the birds chirping in the morning coolness, or to look at the bountiful colors of all the flowers in my container gardens on our …

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Sandcastles Are Harder Than We Thought!

Sandcastles Are Harder Than We Thought!

Have you ever seen one of those elaborate sand sculptures at the beach? I can’t say that I’ve ever seen one in person, but some of the pictures you can find are absolutely crazy! Well, we tried to make one ourselves, and needless to say we have even more respect for those who make these …

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DIY Rustic Vases Using Recycled Containers

DIY Rustic Vases Using Recycled Containers

My husband and I love tea. We often have ‘teatime’ in the afternoon as a caffeinated pick-me-up. One Christmas, our cousins gave us a variety of teas in these cute tea tins. I loved the containers so much that I didn’t want to just toss them when they were empty, so I stashed them safely …

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Become My Fortress

Become My Fortress

Okay, bear with me on this rabbit trail of my thoughts on this verse. It may seem like a tangent, but it is something I feel I should share. God has been teaching me a lot about processes. I’ve discovered that I don’t really like processes. Sometimes I get frustrated with myself because I feel …

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Our Appalachian Adventure

Our Appalachian Adventure

Have you ever had one of those types of trips where everything goes wrong? I don’t mean just one or two things that make the trip less enjoyable, I’m talking about everything! Well, we have a bit of a story to tell about our first time hiking an extended time on the Appalachian Trail. When …

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