Why My Home Will Never Grace the Pages of a Magazine

Is your house a wreck?  I bet it’s nothing like mine. In fact, my mess could probably put your mess to shame, but that’s ok.  I’m embracing it and shedding the light on my “process” as a mom, wife, crafter, junker, and homemaker.  It’s life, which is never perfect, often messy, and more often fun.  {Read More…}

Adventures in Dollhouse Decorating: Part 1

I’m a believer in fate, karma, miracles, and luck. What’s meant to be is meant to be.  On a beautiful March morning in 2012, I was about to experience one of the biggest cosmic alignment of the stars I’ve encountered to date. On the way home from dropping Princess off at school, I spotted it. {Read More…}

If only you really knew…

Yesterday at my monthly baby check up, my sweet OBGYN asked me if my house was perfect with everything in its place.  I almost peed myself from laughing so hard.  Seriously.  Bless her!  After I composed myself, I filled her in on what a hot mess my house everything really is.  When she replied that I really seem {Read More…}

Just when you think you’ve lost the war, you’ve won a battle

I’ve been working with the kids all summer on staying organized and on top of their clutter. It seems impossible, sometimes, that I am getting through on how important it is to put things away.  Driving home the idea that if they want to actually find the toys they want to play with, they need to {Read More…}