Over that Hill


Success!  I managed to surprise Dave for the big 4-0.  Which is no small feat, considering his birthday is today, the day after Christmas.  It's hard enough remembering separating his birthday from the other holiday festivities on any given year, but … [Continue reading...]

How to Create a PicMonkey Image for Chalkboard Art

How to use PicMonkey to create a Chalkboard Art Image

I know I promised you this last week, but what can I say?  The holiday season has descended upon us and all bets are off on getting any work done!   So, as I stated last week, I just love the trend of Chalkboard art.  I'll occasionally print it out … [Continue reading...]

How to Cheat at Chalkboard Art

How to Cheat at Chalkboard Art- Make professional looking chalkboard art for your home in about 10 minutes!

I have this cute little set of chalkboards that I got off of Decor Steals last year.  They were just begging to have some amazing chalkboard art with some clever saying on them.  The only problem is that I have less than desirable handwriting, and am … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Joy

Sunday Scripture: Joy {Because we all need to remember to have joy over the holiday season}

You know, I was reminded at church this morning by my hilarious {if not a tad snarky} friend, about intentionally seeking out Joy over the holidays.  You'd think that it would come naturally...us, preparing for the celebration of our Saviour's birth. … [Continue reading...]

A Friendsgiving Celebration

A bunch of turkeys at our Friendsgiving Dinner

We are transplants.  Dave and I both grew up elsewhere and moved to the LowCountry as adults, so we are considered transplants...and most of our friends and neighbors are as well.  So with most of our family living far away, we rely heavily on the … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Emmanuel

Sunday Scripture: Emmanuel

I love Christmas-time.  I love decorating my house, teaching my kids about the birth of our Savior, and the general overall feeling of excitement and anticipation of His birth.  And with the impending New Year, there is a sense of renewal and a fresh … [Continue reading...]

GIVEAWAY! 4 Pack of Tickets to The Nutcracker Ballet

GIVEAWAY: The Nutcracker Ballet Family 4 pack of tickets

Quick Giveaway this morning!  I have a family 4 pack of tickets up for grabs to The Nutcracker Ballet at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center {PAC}.  The show is at 1:30 on Saturday, December 5th, 2015.  Because this is such a quick giveaway, … [Continue reading...]

December 2015 Cleaning Calendar

December 2015 Cleaning Calendar: A small Task a Day for a Clean House All Year!

Whelp, the December 2015 Cleaning Calendar is here...the very last one of the year.  Actually, I think it's going to be my last one in general.  I feel like this past year's cleaning calendars have been the best, and I don't really want to tweak them … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Thankful

Sunday Scripture: Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving!  I hope your week has been full of family, laughter, peace and turkey!  We have had an unbelievably busy few weeks {and they will continue into December!}, including traveling to the Gulf Coast of Florida for Thanksgiving with my … [Continue reading...]

Holiday Planning Guide with Free Printables

Holiday Planning Guide with Free Printables to Keep Your Holiday Organized! Palmettos and Pigtails

Hard to believe it's time to plan for the holidays already!  With Thanksgiving just about here and only a few weeks left until Christmas, I decided to share my Holiday Planning Guide with free Printables with you early this year.  Not to stress you … [Continue reading...]