Monthly Archives: June 2011

Butterfly Pillow

I have been looking for a pillow for the rocking chair in Lily’s room but I wasn’t sure what I wanted so I finally decided to try and make my own. I’m still new at sewing. My previous pillow project … Continue reading

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Is a Rug Blogworthy?

I mentioned I was going to blog about my rug and the first words out of my husband’s mouth were “is a rug blog-worthy?” The answer – probably not but I’ve been talking about this rug for months! So, so … Continue reading

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It’s Officially Summer

This past weekend Walt and I were sitting on the front porch enjoying the weather watching fireflies at dusk. It brought back childhood memories of tire swings, our tree house and swimming pool, neighborhood volleyball games in our backyard, lemonade stands, … Continue reading

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Summer Breeze

It’s just another Saturday. We rise early – before the sun rises early – to get ready for Walt’s Summer Breeze 5k. He has stepped up his training program as seen on his blog so this race is his chance … Continue reading

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Lighten Up – Lamp Shade Covers

Lamp 1 – Lily’s Lamp Shade As mentioned in the sneak peak of Lily’s room, I used twin sheets for Lily curtains. I had extra fabric to use and an old inexpensive Target lamp sitting in the attic. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Pictures of Former House

While we are getting our current house in order, I thought I’d share pictures of my first house in Florida. We sold the house a year and half ago and our tastes have changed a little since then. You’ll see … Continue reading

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Maybe We Can Be Farmers – Vegetable Pasta Recipe

This week we were excited to harvest our first vegetables! This is our third spring season gardening. In addition to our typical tomatoes, squash, lettuce, cucumbers, peppers and variety of herbs, we are attempting cantaloupe and zucchini. We never knew … Continue reading

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