What makes a room interesting? The people who live there of course, that is what makes a home come to life. The photography in a picture frame or a personal book sitting on a coffee table that one is reading. Those are the great conversation pieces within my home. If there’s something I could tell you about myself it would…

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                         The sweet memories of playing outside as a child consist of making my own tent with hanging sheets and camping under a porch with my childhood girlfriends. This was my comfort zone at home in my own backyard. My child now is growing up the exact same way except he gets a real tent! I hope this…

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In my ideal world, I would like to think I would live like Reed Drummonds in a way and live off the land. I would have a collection of farm animals such as: cows, goats, chickens and miniature donkeys. They would all live under great big apple trees surrounding my farmhouse. I would pick fresh apples that looked like this: I…

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There were days this past year that I experienced a great deal of disappointment in comforting; things that seemed unfair on decisions, road blocks, hopelessness and suffering. I repeat, a ton of suffering. The kind of suffering that makes you think you won’t make it through to the next morning. I never wanted my life to be like this and…

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I am a bit obsessed with scarves right now. The only problem though is that it’s HOT as FIRE to wear them around my neck in this Louisiana heat. However, scarves are a great transition from summer to fall. Start with smaller scarves, (I’m personally loving these from American Eagle) like the neckerchief that turns your scarf into a chic…

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In honor of my birthday week, I had to slice this bad boy early for the occasion and I must say it was pretty darn delicious. I think the extra dark chocolate icing makes the cake stand out that much more. However, Halloween is also the perfect occasion for this cake. Halloween goodies remind me of the movie “Hocus Pocus”.…

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A little over a week ago I was lucky enough to come across this adorable apron from The Catholic Company. The blessing we say before meals goes a little something like this: Bless us, Oh Lord, and these thy gifts which we are about to receive from thy bounty, through Christ, Our Lord. Amen. Cameron is quickly becoming a young man…

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