• Tybee Island Georgia

    We’re back on our favorite island this week… …and we’re crashing at a cottage called Doyle’s on the Dunes this time around… I snapped that picture this morning, as the sun rose up over the sea. I’m so glad I woke … Continue reading


    Cottages & Bungalows Magazine – October 2011

    Kev and I made a trip to Books-A-Million the other day and were stoked to find the October issue of Cottages & Bungalows there on the shelf amongst all the other snazzy shelter mags! Starting on page 48, we found … Continue reading


    Pics From The Pioneer Woman’s Place and The Perfect Pot Roast

    Howdy! I finally got around to organizing some more pics from our trip to Ree’s ranch this morning. (Had to bust a squat to line that one up just right! LOL!) It’s crazy how fast you can take a million photos, … Continue reading


    Camp Wedding and Baby

    Welcome to Day 5 of Wandawega Week! Today I’m going to share a little bit about the friendly folks behind the oh-so-creative camp. David, Tereasa…and a sweet, little cherub-faced girl named Charlie. ________________________ “Boy meets girl. Boy proposes. Boy suggests … Continue reading


    Camp Tent

    Welcome to day 4 of Wandawega Week! Today’s post features another area of Camp Wandawega- Tent Hill. This area of David and Tereasa’s rustic resort is home to a collection of vintage, perfectly weathered, Boy Scout tents. These aren’t just regular … Continue reading


    Camp Treehouse

    “Even the most modest of projects can become something beautiful. There is no such thing as too far gone. With hope and a hammer, I believe there is always a way.” – Tereasa Surratt Boy do those words ring true … Continue reading


    Camp Cottage

    Welcome to Wandawega Week! What’s Wandawega Week, you ask? Well, it’s kind of like “Shark Week”, but instead of ginormous ocean waves, exploding with super scary sealife- think: a serene midwestern lake- filled with sweet little (non-ferocious) fishies instead. Oh, … Continue reading


    To Denver And Back

    We’re baaaaack and whooo-wee! what a whirlwind of a trip that was! We pulled back into Prattville just after midnight on Friday night, and I had fun putting together this video full of snippets from the trip yesterday afternoon… (I … Continue reading


    Lazy Days and a Link Party Announcement

    Thank you SO much for leaving such kind and caring comments on my last post. That stuff is so tough, and my heart goes out to those who are dealing with, or have dealt with, the loss of a furbaby. … Continue reading


    Pleasant Peeps, The Pioneer Woman & Pick My Presto!

    Well, I’m back from Nashville, and although I wish I could use fun words like “bright-eyed” and “bushy-tailed” to describe my current state of being, “red-eyed” and “bushy-haired” are probably more accurate descriptions. But MAN that was an awesome trip! … Continue reading


    Hello Opryland!

    I’m in Nashville hangin’ out with a whole buncha bloggers this week! I rode up with Shaunna and Ashley yesterday afternoon. They’re awesome gals, and I’m sure we’ll be giggling about that drive for years to come.  Aren’t road trips with your … Continue reading

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    Guest My Nest: Dutton-Waller Cottage- Tybee Island, Georgia

    This Summer, we whistled n’ worked on a little ol’ place called “The Mess Hall” on Tybee Island, Georgia. Initially, we thought we were going to stay there while we worked, but since the place had been freshly painted right … Continue reading


    Tobacco Barn Antiques in Asheville, North Carolina

    Well, we’re all done shooting the cottage we’re staying at, and boy did we have fun photographing the place!  We finished up around noon today, so we decided to head over to Asheville and check out a place called “Tobacco … Continue reading


    Minnesota, here we come!

    Howdy friend! Kev and I are on our way here today… And by “here”, I mean here… Okay, we’re not actually going to that particular farm , but we will be staying at my aunt & uncles farm that is … Continue reading

    Savannah, Georgia – Spring 2009

    Our first fun stop on the trip was Savannah, Georgia. We didn’t plan on visiting Savannah, but we were pretty hungry at the time we were driving by it, so we had Mr. Garmin route us to “Cafe Ambrosia”. It’s … Continue reading