Redecorating the Sewing Shop!

I think I’m gearing up to redecorate the sewing shop! Since the purpose of the shop has evolved, I think it’s time for the paint scheme to evolve as well.

When it was built, I was more into scrapbooking, card making, and other crafty ventures so the color scheme is bright and fun. At the time, I was totally obsessed with blue and lime. They are still two of my favorite colors but it’s time to make a change and convert the shop to a more sophisticated color scheme. Continue reading

So disorganized…

I never can figure out exactly how this happens. I walk in, look at the room in utter bewilderment, and realize that the reason I have not been in the shop is because I am totally intimidated by the disorganization. It’s like any time something needs to be out of the way in the house we just throw it my shop “for the time being.” The time always winds up being much longer than it should be.

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It’s Time to Begin!


Yesterday kicked off our January read through the Bible challenge in Exodus 1 with Courtney over at Women Living Well! I don’t know why but I am really excited about the opportunity to do this and to read through the Bible with some awesome ladies…that I just met! It seems really weird but I have had the opportunity to cross paths with some pretty awesome people in the last couple weeks! It has been neat to step out and meet some new folks who share some of my interests and life happenings. …That is going to be increasingly important in the coming months… Continue reading


They say the third time’s a charm and that’s what I’m hoping.

I started this blog a few months ago, registered the domain, started blogging away and then mysteriously got locked out. I couldn’t figure it out and I couldn’t get in. As I usually do when I can’t figure something out, I enlisted the help of someone smarter than me. He wasn’t able to figure out what was going on either. Then just as mysteriously, on a whim one day I decided to try logging in and – it worked! I was about to log in, make a post, and then…I was locked out again. I just got so frustrated with the whole thing that I decided to delete it altogether and start again. The blog was still young so I didn’t lose a lot of content. So now I’m trying again. Continue reading