Single Woman Home Repair & Inanimate Objects Leaping to Their Deaths

Dear Friends, Everything is planted! It seemed like winter was going to hold on forever this year, and now not only is it warm and beautiful again, but everything is planted and growing! All of this warm weather has the seeds popping and the plants bursting to life. I got the last of my flower … Continue reading Single Woman Home Repair & Inanimate Objects Leaping to Their Deaths

DIY Strawberry Beds + My Love Affair with the Outdoors

Dear Friends, The weekend is over, but remnants of garden soil cling magnetically to the crevices in my fingernails. The rain has been falling since Sunday morning, but Saturday was a warm, sunny, perfect day to be outdoors. After weeks upon weeks of cold and rainy weekends, I was beyond grateful for this beautiful Saturday...and … Continue reading DIY Strawberry Beds + My Love Affair with the Outdoors

Gutter Repair and Garden Prep and….Bed Bugs???

Dear Friends, I’ve been at an internal battle with myself on whether to share what’s been consuming my life these last five days, because I don’t want to make my friends think they can never come over to my house again for the rest of their God-given lives. But ya’ll…our worst nightmare unfolded over the weekend. First of … Continue reading Gutter Repair and Garden Prep and….Bed Bugs???

Clogged Gutters, Because Homeownership isn’t All Curtains and Rugs and Home Decor

Dear Friends, As I write this, there is a cascade of water spilling over the side of a clogged gutter at the back of my house, crashing onto a plastic tub that I placed beneath it as a makeshift ramp to guide the water to the drain in my back yard and away from my … Continue reading Clogged Gutters, Because Homeownership isn’t All Curtains and Rugs and Home Decor