We’ve spent the last few weeks tending to home improvements – Strike that. Chuck has been doing a lot of home improvements lately and I’m having a great time seeing … Continue reading
Meet Jenni, my hair colorist. She is the charming young woman who keeps the gray away and happens to be in the third trimester of her first pregnancy. She is … Continue reading
We’ve been without a headboard since moving into this house nearly three years ago because we put the log bed in Jackson’s room. (Chuck built the log bed for us … Continue reading
We drove through the national park yesterday to see what winter did to the mountains. Beauty! Icy! Cold! Pictures are behind the cut. Enjoy.
As I ignore “Cheater, cheater, pumpkin eater!” and other exclamations blowing my way from the boys’ bedrooms, I offer another batch of photos from Charleston. Just in case I didn’t … Continue reading
Karin and I had a wonderful time on the coast of South Carolina, and in lieu of trying to describe everything with words, I’ll talk in pictures.
To be brief: – Last night’s Maundy Thursday service was profound for us. Having never recognized the Last Supper as it originally occurred, having never seen a church’s chancel stripped … Continue reading
I won’t completely out myself and tell you the specific areas in which I’m procrastinating, but I will admit that I’m having a hard time doing some things I really … Continue reading
This video is old news for all the Chattanooga people, but not for the rest of you. WOW. It’s so well done! There is something to be said for quality. … Continue reading
I was given my birthday gift last week when I stumbled upon it (oops!) so yesterday was all about the cards. Many of you sent sweet cards that had me … Continue reading
Too cute for words. (You’ll enjoy this, Great Grandma Thomas.)
This year I resolved to spend as little money as possible on the annual Gingerbread House, simply because I’ve been known to overdo it and have mounds of leftover candy … Continue reading
It’s going to be a super duper weekend for a number of reasons – the first being that it’s Girls Weekend. Susan and Lesli (with Henry) will be here tonight. … Continue reading
One of my favorite features of the new-to-us Volvo is that it has a mini-tailgate. I have a lot of memories that involve conversations had while sitting on a tailgate … Continue reading
After a week in warm, sunny Florida, it was really nice to come home to autumn. East Tennessee is beautiful right now, so we decided to go for a drive … Continue reading
We were fortunate to have a handful of people to stay with while on our vacation – Lesli and Jimmy, Aunt Debbie and Uncle Bob, and my parents – but … Continue reading
I don’t drink tea, hot or cold, which I fully understand is wrong and offensive since I was born and raised in the South. But I’d totally choke down some … Continue reading
Too clever, too genius. Why aren’t I in the letterpress business? Hmmm. Find them here. Happy Weekend!
I stumbled upon MarkHed Designs as my Etsy treasure hunt continues. I adore quaint, simple jewelry, and these have a touch of cleverness. Oh I’m so tempted! After dropping Jeremy … Continue reading
I’ve continued to seek and find on Etsy this week and stumbled upon these adorable nursery prints from Barking Bird Art. I love how simple line drawings are, especially when … Continue reading
A new canvas sits above my computer on the wall directly in front of the treadmill. I stared at it off and on during my five-mile run on Saturday and … Continue reading