I Love Lucy


I’ve got a new e-friend named Lucy that I’d like to introduce you to today. She’s one of the most entertaining little gals I’ve ever e-met and I think her YouTube videos are more fun to watch then most shows on TV. I came across this one she did about “jazzing” up her outfits with scarves […]

Rope Bridge Moments

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Today’s an interior design post. And by interior design, I’m referring to the kind on the right side of the picture below… It’s about the day I decided to see Rock City and how I forced myself to move a mental mountain thanks to a wobbly walkway that I was positive I’d never be able to cross. (source) It was […]

Photo Styling Favs


Just a quick heads up: I’m guest blogging about my top 3 “must haves” when it comes to interior photo styling over at Just A Girl today… …so if you’d like to read about those kinds of things, and/or would like to join in on the conversation- I hope you’ll swing by!

The Journey Is Worth The Drive

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The following post was written by my friend, Shaunna, ’cause she always knows just what to say… I have this thing for the sea. I’m not sure how or why, but the sounds of the tide bring me to a place of peace. They roll around in my head, pushing fear and doubt far from […]

iPhone Pics & Pinterest Prose


iPhone pics + a quote that struck a chord = I used to think I was the strangest person pet in the world. But then, I thought, there are so many people pets in the world… …there must be one just like me. …who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine […]

School Light


So, we’ve got this guest bathroom. The right side of it is almost done, and the left side of it is…well… Work in there came to a halt sometime last year, but we did install a ($25) schoolhouse-style light fixture the other day, and it’s so nice to finally have a light on the ceiling in […]

Herb Crate Giveaway


**THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED** We’ve got a fun giveaway courtesy of our friend, Betsy, today! As you can see from the photos above, Betsy carries all kinds of farmhouse fabulous-ness in her Farmhouse Wares shop. She also carries the wooden herb crates we’ve got hanging on the wall in our kitchen… …and this weekend, she’s […]

Hallway Light


We’ve had this hole in the ceiling in our hallway for, oh…let’s see…maybe, like, two years? After we painted the ceiling, we just never got around to installing a light, and to be honest, we’re not really “overhead light people”, so we didn’t even really miss having one there. But, ever since I got my […]



Kev and I took a little road trip to Atlanta this past weekend, and boy did it feel good to get out and do something different for a couple of days! We stayed in Buckhead on Thursday and Friday night, but we drove out to Suwanee, GA on Friday afternoon to visit our friends, Alex […]

Pioneer Woman Book Signing


Kev and I had a truly gut-busting time at Brookwood Village Mall yesterday. We ate waaaay too much food court food, and hung out with folks that made us laugh until our cheeks hurt! Ree and I had talked about getting together at 5:45, and since we got to the mall at 4:45, we had […]

Photography 101 Giveaway


I’m on my way to B’ham today, but Kev and Josh are giving away a free pass to their Photography 101 class over at the shootFLYshoot blog today. So if you’re interested reeeeally understanding how to use your DSLR camera in manual mode once and for all, head on over there and leave them a […]

Pioneer Woman Presto Update


Remember when I blogged about helping P-Dub renovate/re-decorate her upstairs? Well, she’s been a super busy gal lately with the release of her second cookbook… …so obviously she’s had a different type of RANCH on her brain lately- ha! She did receive the Dash & Albert runners I used in my presto change-o photo drawing recently though… […]