A heart for hospitality

life{in}grace - Edie Wadsworth's ebook
One of my favorite bloggers has written an e-book brimming with beauty, grace and inspiration for all of us. There are gorgeous photos of her new house, food and beautiful family. It holds tantalizing recipes, and links to things that will inspire your living spaces and welcome visitors to your home. It's a delight for the eyes. But there's so much more ... Continue Reading

Such a Sweet Pea

Sweet Pea Loft on Facebook
Gift idea No. 3 — handmade scarves from Sweet Pea Loft This gift idea is one of my favorites! These lovely scarves are handmade by Jamie, a local artisan. I love them! The ultra- soft fabric and unique design are fashionable and creative. Her color combinations are dynamite, but you can also request custom colors. Mmm. I love the layered look! I bought a scarf for each of my girls last year but I often "borrow" them, much to their chagrin. We love that there are multiple ways to ... Continue Reading

Gift Ideas & A Giveaway

Noonday Collection seed bracelet
***THIS CONTEST IS NOW OVER*** It's that time of year when we all begin searching for something special to give to the special people in our lives. To me, Christmas shopping does not mean standing in line for the latest and greatest gizmo or gadget. It means I search for something meaningful, sentimental or useful. There's a reason for this season. Christmas is not about bigger and better — after all, Jesus was born in a barn, not a state-of-the-art maternity suite. So here goes, a couple ... Continue Reading

Thanksgiving inspirations

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving
An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving is a wonderful, heartwarming story that's perfect to watch at your family's turkey day gathering. Or cuddle up and watch it this weekend with the kids. Or make a cup of tea or cocoa, then snuggle up in a fuzzy blanket for movie night. You'll love the movie's sweet message — we do! You can get it here. Your kids will love this book … and so will you. Mary's First Thanksgiving by Kathy-jo Wargin is a sweet, delightful story. It's the artwork that truly ... Continue Reading

NellieBelle is for sale

1972 Go-Tag-A-Long Travel Trailer for Sale in Ohio. Continue Reading

Love like Johnny & June

black lab and yellow lab
I rescued a dog from the pound and now my black lab has a blonde partner! Continue Reading