By the time we finish decorating our children’s bedrooms, I will have had 3 teen boys rooms to decorate. Trying to do this and keep the rooms as individual as the boys are, is going to be a challenge. This week, my youngest is spending time with his Father, so Adam and I are setting…Continue Reading
Each year, in the very begining, I take some time to set my intentions for the year to come. I found that making resolutions did not work for me, it always seemed like so much pressure to live under. So in 2013 we changed this and set our intentions for how we wished our lives…Continue Reading
Already we have come to the end of 2014, and the New Year is bursting at the seems with new opportunities and adventures. Today I would like to acknowledge the year that has past before throwing open my arms to accept the fresh New Year.
My husband had a terrible year with his health, it began…Continue Reading
I have been dreaming about a new laundry. The one I currently have is small, it has unlined walls, no cabinetry, a rusty old tub, low ceilings (that wont change) and my beautiful new washer and dryer stacked on top of one another, just to make space. The best part of this, is the opportunity to…Continue Reading
Already we find Christmas has past, and the new year ready to begin. Our family had a lovely Christmas, sharing with new friends and old.
We had our children for Christmas day this year, which for us begins on Christmas…Continue Reading
As previously mentioned, our Christmas tree reflects the uniqueness of our step family. It is a tree that we build from scratch each year, a project that Adam and the kids really enjoy.
We start with pieces of wood, branches from other trees and finish with our version of a Christmas tree.
For this weeks Tech Talk, we are answering a reader question about laying vinyl flooring. After posting our photos last week of our completed floor, a few of followers sent in questions asking for advise on what flooring to choose and if it was possible to lay for themselves, so here is our best tips.