Life from the inside out

The Trouble with Transition

So I haven’t posted since February!  Gracious!  I didn’t realize it had been that long.  A lot has changed since then…. First, we now live back in our hometown.  It’s … Continue reading

May 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

Tshirt Ruffle Dress

I made this tshirt dress a week or two ago.  A lovely friend gave me some fabric scraps, so I searched for inspiration on the net and found this cute … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Homeless Care Packets

Living in a major city with a large population, you are bound to encounter a significant homeless population on a day to day basis.  Usually you see them standing on … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Valentines Day Craft

This is a very imperfect and easy craft I did with the kids the other day in honor of Valentines Day.  I had them cut out hearts from various colors … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Backside of Character… and I do mean backside

Children can coax…..scratch that…. rip you out of your comfort zone like nothing else in life.  I was recently recalling such an incident when my son did that for me.  … Continue reading

January 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

Easy Tshirt Remake

I am happy to announce that I have officially used my new sewing machine!  I hemmed Corley’s school pants in a snap and then she and I worked on this … Continue reading

January 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Infinity Scarf

One of the gifts I made for Christmas was an infinity scarf.  I got the idea from my friend Gabby and let me just tell you, these things are so … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lego Land Review

Ok all you moms out there.  We took our kids to Lego Land over the Christmas holiday.  They were super excited when we told them it would be part of … Continue reading

January 7, 2013 · 6 Comments

Word for 2013

I’ve seen a few people posting things about picking their word for the year – anything from ‘perseverance’ to ‘light’ to ‘push’.  I thought for a minute that I didn’t … Continue reading

January 3, 2013 · 3 Comments

Hand Painted Coffee Mugs

Here is the tutorial on the hand painted coffee mugs we gave the grandfathers and uncles in our family.  It is a take on the sharpie mug you all have … Continue reading

January 2, 2013 · 6 Comments

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I am a mother to 3 beautiful children and a wife to my amazing husband. I am passionate about helping women understand their value and raising up the next generation of godly women. I love music, art, dance, photography, peanut butter and honey sandwiches, Sunday mornings, a great cup of coffee, and heart to heart conversations. I also love that with creative punctuation you can now smile in your emails and texts :)

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