I’ve spent the last couple of weekend days cleaning out and organizing closets. I know what you’re thinking….EWWWWWWW! And you would be oh so right. Ugh! BUT it was a few years overdue and 2 of them had gotten so bad you couldn’t open the door without an avalanche falling on you. And the… Read More It’s Not Fun Or Pretty…….It’s Closet Organizing!
I’m super focused on finishing up the ORC space, (which is really coming together!!) so I’m stopping in to give ya a quick update to my Mom’s Taking a Time Out post. How did it go? Weeeeellllllll, I am going to be brutally honest here. It was bloody fabulous! I even took more than one… Read More How Was Mom’s Time Out??
I’ve been pushing myself really hard the last couple of months, since school started in August. We homeschool and have for several years now so it wasn’t just the school but the football and the hockey practices which equaled activities every night of the week except Sunday. Then there’s keeping up with blog posts (cause… Read More Mom’s Taking a Time Out
I’ve been thinking a lot about goals lately. As a mom/teacher/blogger/wife we are told to have goals (well anyone really man, woman, working or SAHM doesn’t matter) and for good reason. Goals help us to focus our energy in a direction towards achieving what we hope to see in our lives. A bigger house,… Read More Goals….The Bad and The Fab
You know them, those moments that come up in your life and scare the be-jeepers out of you. It could be anything from a possible move to a job change/opportunity to a new babe and so many thing in between. Handling and getting through those moments can be equal parts terrifying and exhilarating. (It… Read More Embracing the Unexpected
I’m so excited to share that I’ve been nominated for the Liebster award! What is the Liebster award? A virtual award that recognizes new bloggers! It also allows us to connect with and support others in the blogging community by picking some of our fave bloggers to share with you all too. So without further… Read More The Liebster Award!
Departing a bit from my usual home decor/diy posts I’m going to get real today. Real and personal and deep, deep, deep. The last 6ish months have been high on the stress-o-meter, for a variety of reasons to be sure. Things like 3 out of 4 kids in sports which means every night of the… Read More Love and Be Thyself…..But How? It’s a Process (Hint, Ya Gotta Dig)
As 2016 has come to an end, I have been reflecting on what the past year has been for me. A year of incredible personal and professional growth. I didn’t expect or even think so much would happen this year! Yet here I am, happy and incredibly thankful. But let me back up a bit… Read More 2016 An Incredible Year, 2017 Watch Out!
Eclectic by dictionary definition is: selecting or choosing from various sources. made up of what is selected from different sources. not following any one system, as of philosophy, medicine, etc., but selecting and using what are considered the best elements of all systems. noting or pertaining to works of architecture, decoration, landscaping, etc., produced… Read More What exactly is “Eclectic?”
I did it, I’ve done it, I’ve branched out on my own blog! Some of you may remember me from the former blog smarthappyorganized.com where I wrote the home decor section. I’m so excited to be starting this new chapter and beginning this journey of sharing with you all my home, ideas, style and life!… Read More Welcome All!!