So? Did you catch the sneak peek of our faux wood beams in my vlog on Friday? 😀 They came from AZ Faux Wood Beams and we. are. lovin’ ’em! Excuse the missing curtain in this next shot. The rod went up a few days ago and I just haven’t gotten around to hanging the curtains up: […]
So, remember when I told you I wanted to do something different on the lower half of the windows in our master bedroom? Well, I’m finally ready to share what we did. Shutters! Here’s a link back to my post about the window shades if you missed it and would like to check it out: My […]
“Maybe that’s why the good Lord gave us these vivid memory capabilities. When stress hits, we can just close our eyes, lean back and relax, and enjoy a game of Tidly-Winks, the sound of a Pete Rose baseball card in the spokes of our bike, or maybe a nice slice of watermelon – with a […]
Hello! Each Wednesday I share some of the photos that stopped me in my tracks while I was scrolling Instagram the previous week. Here are this weeks pics! 1. @Nikki_Grandy: Holy GORGEOUS gingham tile! What a fun and unexpected pattern! (PS- Nikki said she got this photo in Holly Mathis‘ Pinterest feed.) 2. @LaurenABlalock: […]
SONNY HAS A PASSPORT!!!!!! Our adoption caseworker texted us a photo of it around 4pm on Friday afternoon!! 😀 We excitedly called and texted a few friends and family members, then dashed off to Miyako- our favorite restaurant in Montgomery. It’s become a tradition to celebrate our completed adoption steps there, and the gal that usually seats/serves us […]
Happy Friday! 😀 Lots of barn building going on over here this week, despite the downpours nearly every afternoon. Five of the windows are now installed, and more are being added soon. And speaking of windows- do you remember the dormers in the inspiration photo I posted a while back? Well, our sweet builder constructed […]
“The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration but its donation.” -Corrie ten Boom Here’s to giving away love like we’re made of the stuff! PS- If you haven’t already, you *must* read The Hiding Place by Corrie ten Boom.
Hello! Each Wednesday I share some of the photos that stopped me in my tracks while I was scrolling Instagram the previous week. Here are this weeks pics! 1. @LindsayMensCraig: Ummmm…hello refinished and reupholstered antique daybed of my dreams! 2. @SarahRichardsonDesign: Check out that “Square and Dot” tile by Saltillo Tile. Gorgeous! 3. @AnaWhiteDIY: Have […]
Last time I blogged about the Bungalow Barn, it didn’t have a roof or sides… …but BOY a lot can change in a couple of weeks! The bathroom is going to be down at this end, and that’s our house on the left side of that photo. Jim and Katie’s vanities, commode and shower will all sit against the […]
Y’all, we got to FaceTime with our Sonny on Wednesday afternoon. 🙂 He was super smiley during our call, but also a little bit sleepy because he’s still in school every day ’til 2:30. This is his third year of school, but I think it’s the first year he’s gone past lunch time every day. I asked […]
“The way we deal with uncertainty says a lot about whether Jesus is ahead of us leading, or behind us just carrying our stuff.” -Bob Goff Here’s to the chapters that don’t have titles yet. 🙂
Hello! Each Wednesday I share some of the photos that stopped me in my tracks while I was scrolling Instagram the previous week. Here are this weeks pics! 1. @laughing_with_angels: I love how she used that old church window around the oval mirror! [email protected]: What an inviting space! I am really looking forward to decorating our […]
Remember the photo I’m using as inspiration for our master bedroom makeover? Well, we found ourselves a black dresser last week! It came from Eastbrook Flea Market and it’s the perfect size for the wall between the windows on my side of the bed. (Still have to hang the curtains on the window to the left of […]
Happy Friday! Well, the Bungalow Barn is coming right along now: I took that picture from our (second floor) bedroom as the sun was setting tonight. The ceiling height is 10 feet over the walk-in-closet, bedroom and bathroom, and it’ll be vaulted over the den/kitchen (the room nearest to me in that photo). There will […]
“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.” -Oscar Wilde Here’s to every single breath!