Home Keeping, LIVE

DIY Liquid Soap – Pinterest Inspired Project {P.I.P.}

Welcome to a new feature I like to call PIP {or Pinterest Inspired Project}.  We all love finding helpful hints, techniques, creative ideas on Pinterest, but sometimes don’t you wonder if they really work? I love it when someone shares their personal experience…which makes me a little braver about trying something new.  The picture below… Continue reading DIY Liquid Soap – Pinterest Inspired Project {P.I.P.}

31 Days of Progress, LIVE

31 Days of Progress Day 21 :: Fun Just Gets Better

You’re never too old to have fun with your family…or to discover a new way of having fun together! Try googling family fun and see the images that come up.  For the most part you will see pictures of young families, with elementary-to-middle-school age children smiling, laughing, having fun together.  I think that’s a little… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 21 :: Fun Just Gets Better

Faith, Family, Family Faves, LIVE

A Movie to Inspire Faith and Courage

"SOUL SURFER is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, inspiring millions worldwide through the love of her family, her sheer determination, and her unwavering faith in Jesus Christ. The film features an all-star cast,… Continue reading A Movie to Inspire Faith and Courage

Faith, LIVE

Last Night’s Light Show

Thunderstorms.  It’s Kansas.  We’ve got ‘em.  Yesterday was kind of a crazy day for early April.  I think the temps approached 90 (F), pollen counts were sky high, and the wind b-l-e-w!  Conditions were pretty good for firing up some thunderstorms.  We got about 10 drops of rain in our neighborhood, but we had the… Continue reading Last Night’s Light Show


Now This is Crazy Beautiful!!

What?  You don’t agree? {sorry, small lo-res picture & I don’t remember where I got it} I have something called my “Personal Calling Statement”.  It’s seven years old now…but is still holding quite true for me {it came out of a church refocusing program}.  One of the things you do in the personal aspect of… Continue reading Now This is Crazy Beautiful!!