I get this question a lot... "Your kitchen looks so tiny, how do you work in there??" (or something like it). Well, that's exactly what I wondered when we bought this house 9 years ago! The short answer is, very creatively. Our house was built in 1910 and boasts a whopping 1800 square feet! It… Continue reading What Does Your Kitchen Look Like?
Laundry can be fun!
Okay, maybe laundry can't ever be FUN, but it can be MORE fun if you let it be. A few creative additions to your laundry area can create a space that makes you want to be there. A couple simple organization tips and some really good cleaning products don't hurt anything either. This is my… Continue reading Laundry can be fun!
Fat and Happy Hennies Make Fat and Happy Eggs
Anyone who knows me, knows I love my chickens! I've had chickens to spoil for almost 9 years. One of my favorite activities at the farm was walking out to the barn every day for an "egg hunt" with Henry and Ellie. It took a little time to keep them from breaking all the eggs… Continue reading Fat and Happy Hennies Make Fat and Happy Eggs
A Sense of Neighborhood
This morning I got a call at 7:30. It was my neighbor Jill with a terrible flu asking if I could substitute for her in Dallas. The kids were up and changed, eating cereal and watching cartoons in the bedroom. 15 minutes later I had them bundled up in their jackets with Paul and I… Continue reading A Sense of Neighborhood