We haven’t divulged this information yet but our mother is a master gardener. Seriously, our parents yard has been featured in garden shows. We’ve lost count of how many people have had weddings in their yard, (three out of the four of us had our receptions there!), as well as a myriad of other special…… Continue reading Spring Gardening Tips
If you want to change a room up, Painting it is the cheapest way. It takes time and patience, but it is a very affordable way to make a space look different. I have painted so many rooms and I have learned quite a lot from doing it. Here are a few tips: Wear Paint…… Continue reading Tips on Painting a room…
I have lived away from my family for 5 years and the main thing I was worried about when we moved was how am I going to stay close to my family? Here are a few things I have done to help me feel a part of the family even though I live So far…… Continue reading How to stay close to family…
We all have people we look up to. A hero doesn’t have to be someone you necessarily even know. Just someone who has had an impact in you. Here are a few of the people we look up to: Andrea: Joanna Gaines. I am a major fan girl of hers because of how amazing her…… Continue reading 4 Heroes
There has been a lot of talk lately online about giving kids phones. One argument is that we as parents are literally handing kids danger and evil and just being okay with it. It would be like giving your kid the key to the liquor closet and they have access to everything. The other argument…… Continue reading A new Danger..
Budgeting is one of those necessary evils. If you do it, it will help you tremendously in saving money but takes discipline and time. If you don’t budget, you will always wonder where all of your money is going. Starting in December, my husband and I were introduced to Dave Ramsey and we have gone…… Continue reading Budget anyone?
Fresh flowers are one of the amazing gifts we have been given. Before moving to Holland I never bought flowers for myself. I would just wait until someone gifted them to me. After living here for about a month I knew we were going to have to have a monthly flower budget. They liven up…… Continue reading Simple Centerpiece