I wrote this post back in July. A lot has happened since then…however this is a prelude to whats to come, so I thought it was important to still share. Sometimes our lives continue on quite a consistent pathway. Other times, this isn’t so. It seems the past 6 months or so, life has taken different […]

Coming Soon….

Oh boy…has it been a long time….. Blogging has always been one of those things that helps me think more clearly. It helps me be more creative, and grow in areas of my life that need it the most. (Or the least as the Mister says when it comes to crafting….it’s not like crafting is […]

Overplanning Busyness

[mks_dropcap style=”letter” size=”52″ bg_color=”#ffffff” txt_color=”#000000″]S[/mks_dropcap]ometimes I find myself getting frustrated because I look around and see all my other friends being super planned. Meal plans, craft plans, activity plans for their kids, etc. I am a home-body. I love being at home. While I get the travel itch at times, it isn’t the travel to […]

Thankful Day 1

                  You know that feeling of being overwhelmed with love? I felt it with all three of the births of my children, and when I got married. I also felt it way back when I met my best girlfriend-Sarah. Recently, I’ve experienced it again. And I don’t […]

Thankful for…

This week is the week before Thanksgiving here in Canada (for my American readers-the pilgrims landed here first you know-wink, wink). Last week, Lil’ A and I put together our fall mantel, and as always, the focus is being thankful. I have so many things to be thankful for. I don’t really feel one is […]


  Have you ever just wanted to crawl away and hide? I used to love to make forts inside my closet as a kid. I’d close the door and use a flashlight to read a stack of books. My door had slats in it, so I could see out, but no one could tell that […]

This Guy…

This post was started on our 10th anniversary back in June…however I was busy embracing life with my adventurous family. And that is always more important than blogging. While I’ve had so many great posts working in the tablets in my head, I haven’t found the time nor energy to write them just yet. So […]