Skip the Mashed Potatoes…WHAT? {A Pinterest Recipe}

I’m from the Midwest. I LOVE potatoes. Particularly mashed potatoes. Particularly with whole milk (or heavy cream). And butter. Yum, yum & YUUUUUM! BUT, when I came across this recipe for Mashed Cauliflower, I became interested. I cannot wait to try this. If you try it before me or have tried it already, I’d LOVE [...]

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Valentine’s Day with Kids {Craft Ideas}

These days, Valentine’s Day seems to be more about letting the kids know how much I love & adore them (& it kinda helps make up for some of the craziest days we have around this place!)…and less about getting all gussied up & going out! It’s not that my hubby & I have forgotten [...]

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Encouragement for the Day {Bible Verse}

I guess the Lord knew I needed this one this week. I’ve been overwhelmed. Completely overwhelmed with life…the breakneck speed at which things are moving. The unbelievably tight schedule. The homeschooling that I can’t seem to wrangle. The soccer practices. The games. How to fit the Lord in (when ideally I should be fitting all [...]

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Pretties…

Oh, how I wish some part of my office/house/life looked like this…so soft, feminine, romantic, sweet. Maybe one day…     Source: lifeinsurancetipinfo.blogspot.com via Heather on Pinterest Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Pinterest Inspiration for Today

Love this quote by Oscar Wilde…this is my thought for the day with regard to homeschooling. I also tell the “best dressed” part to my hubby all the time.     Source: laurenconrad.com via Heather on Pinterest Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it [...]

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Cool Stuff for the Home…

Are you a Pinterest Frequent Flier? lol… Okay, I’m not SO bad, but I do love some good Pinterest inspiration! Here are some of my favorite things for the home. I’d LOVE to try these. In my spare time. Which means never. Or at least only in my dreams… **sigh**   I like this dresser-turned-kitchen [...]

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Daydreams…

Looking at my Pinterest boards, I’ve decided I want a vacation. HERE! Wow…. Where is YOUR dream vacation? Other than this lil slice of heaven, I’d love to visit Spain, Switzerland, Germany, London, Paris, Italy… anyone getting married there? We can certainly work out a deal!     Source: Uploaded by user via Heather on [...]

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Gotta Have It {Office Inspiration}

I’m in the process of taking my nice (but VERY plain) office & prettying it up a bit! I would LOVE to paint, but if I painted my office, I would have to paint the entire downstairs (since it’s not really a separate room), and if I painted the entire downstairs, I’d have to paint [...]

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Fun Manicures

Who knew that manicures could be so fun? Not me! Until now… Here are a few faves that I’ve seen recently…a la pinterest!     Source: cupcakesandcashmere.com via Lindsey on Pinterest Source: style.mtv.com via Melissa on Pinterest   Source: thebeautydepartment.com via Katherine on Pinterest Source: thebeautydepartment.com via Heather on Pinterest Source: bust.com via Rohan on [...]

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Organizing Your School Room

Oh, how I would LOVE to have my school room fabulously organized. Truth is, all our school stuff is in the downstairs of our home (our main living areas are upstairs…weird right? The downstairs is partially underground.). But I digress… What I was trying to get at is that although our “school room” is downstairs, [...]

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