Easter weekend recap

Easter weekend recap

What a busy weekend we had!!  I spend Thursday cleaning the whole house in perperation for Easter weekend.  In the evening I went out with some friends and David had his friends over.  I didn’t get to bed until after midnight and I think David’s friends all left around 2AM.  We had planned to spend […]

outfit post: running errands

outfit post: running errands

Here is another outfit post for running errands.   Scarf: RW&Co (bought years ago)Sweater: Suzy ShierPants: Navy Blue Skinny Cords from Joe FreshBoots:  Soft MoccBag: GuessBracelet: Pandora Hat: SearsCoat: Old Navy (bought years ago) I try to wear a nice coat when I go out if the weather is too cold.  I always wear a […]

fashion: a new category on the blog!

fashion: a new category on the blog!

Let me start by throwing out this disclaimer:  I am in no way a ‘trendy’ dresser.  I tend to wear classic pieces that don’t really go out of style.  That being said…I think I have an alright sense of style!  I’m slightly ashamed but also proud to say I’m still wearing some clothes I bought […]

painted dining room

painted dining room

I painted our dining room yesterday and am so excited to share the pictures! Before I painted I had some boring prep work to do…I had to remove all the trim (we are replacing it anyways) and patch the awful holes in the wall.  I will admit that it felt pretty good doing that work […]

‘untitled’

‘untitled’

Wow…it’s been a while since I posted anything!  I may have already mentioned that we don’t have internet at our house (it’s expensive and since we just have one income we figured now isn’t the best time for another expense).  I usually go to my local library to use my laptop and have been able […]

our lovely sign

our lovely sign

When I was little my granny took me to a tea room for lunch.  I really don’t remember much of it except that I felt like such an adult because I was the only kid there.  We were going to start a tradition of going there but it closed down the next year.  We were […]

painting

painting

Surprisingly, I love painting.  Not on a canvas or anything (I’m a terrible artist), but on walls or furniture.  Our home was already painted in neutral colours (minus the bathroom…that’s already been blogged about!) but I wanted to add my own touch to it.  Our ceilings are sloped so that makes paining the walls pretty […]