>IKEA love!

>So, my husband is super sweet and took me out on a “date” to IKEA this weekend!!  So exciting! When I’ve gone into IKEA before, I have felt really overwhelmed and ended up with just a few random things in my bag, and nothing that I really needed.  So this time, I came prepared!  I … Continue reading

>Free Samples!

> This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of yoFreeSamples.com for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. You all know by now that I LOVE anything FREE or cheap!  So of course I was excited to find out about a website that gathers all of the Freebies in one place! Yofreesamples.com is a … Continue reading

>Sunday Features #22

>The boxes are ALMOST unpacked!  Life will be returning back to “normal” very soon, and I’m SO excited about it! Here’s some amazing features from 20 Below Thursday this week! I am in LOVE with this amazing peony that Kari from Beautiful Inspirations made…I want to have a little girls room to hang these in!! … Continue reading

>Craft Area Inspiration…link up yours too!

>Right now, my craft space is no where near ready for use.  BUT, before I truly set it up, I went looking online for PRACTICAL inspiration.  It’s so easy to get caught up in amazing craft spaces like this   or this one But let’s be honest…that’s just not going to happen while I’m living … Continue reading

>We did it!

>Well, after 3 years, my husband graduated from Westminister Theological Seminary!  And I’ll brag on him for a minute…he ended with a 3.9 GPA too…so proud of him! The night before graduation, the school held a dinner (which we got into for FREE – because my husband also works for the seminary…woohoo!)  We got to … Continue reading

>So thankful for some BIG news…

>In a world where so many people find so many things to complain about…I want to spotlight what I’m so thankful for this morning! Hot coffee in a real (and cute) mug – this is very exciting because mugs were one of the last things for us to unpack in the kitchen – no more Styrofoam mugs … Continue reading

>20 Below Thursday #22

>I am so excited it’s finally Wednesday night…this means my husband is officially graduating from seminary with his Masters tomorrow!  I’ll be sure to share pictures 🙂 Link up your latest and greatest thrifty finds and creations!!  I am beginning to “see the light” at the end of all of these boxes – I can’t … Continue reading

>Just because I love them…

>So I thought I’d try something different while I’m up to my ears in boxes and there’s no crafting going on in my house until all of the boxes are empty (husband’s orders!).  I wanted to introduce you to some of my most favorite blogging friends, in hopes that you might find a new favorite blog to … Continue reading


>I LOVE looking at all of the amazing things you guys have made…while I’m surrounded by boxes 🙂  We’ve officially MOVED – and I am exhausted.  Wow, I feel like I’ve tripled my age this weekend…my body is SO sore and I’m so mentally tired too!  Which explains why I’m a day late for these … Continue reading

>20 Below Thursday #21

>OK – let’s see if we can get it right this time…no HTML issues on my part…no Blogger interruptions…just thrifty creativeness from all of you!! Link up your latest and greatest thrifty finds and creations!!  I will be able to look at them once I pack my nightly quota for boxes tonight (moving in THREE … Continue reading