Author Archive | Jolene

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Summer Reading

Books!  Are you guys kindle readers, or do you still like turning pages in an actual book?  I do both, but if I had to choose I would probably pick a real book most of the time.  You can learn a lot about a person by looking at the titles on their bookshelves.  If you […]

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My Favorite Muffins

Do you love baking on a chilly day?  It’s damp and rainy here today, so I think I’ll make some muffins… been making these for a few years now, and they have become a family favorite!  I tore this recipe out of a Country Living magazine back in 2010.  Originally it was a banana bread […]

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A Fun Way to Cut a Watermelon

A few years ago there was a video circulating on Facebook about a new way to cut up a watermelon.  I am not sure of the original source, (if anyone knows please leave the link in the comments), but I’ve been cutting up this gigantic fruit into sticks ever since! Here are the steps: Go […]

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Big Girl Bedroom

Once upon a time there was a little girl…she grew up way to fast.  Julianna is 10 going on 16.  And as of recently, she is stealing my shoes and is almost my height.  Sigh. 🙁 For two years she has been asking for her own room.  Problem is, we have no more rooms.  Haha…but […]

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Adding Curb Appeal

Happy April friends!  Lots has happened since our last post.  We can’t believe it has been three months since we shared a project with you.  Shame on us!:)  We are constantly trying to juggle between life with kids and blogging.  The good news is Lindsay bought a new house, and I’ve been decorating for a […]

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Christmas Home Tours

Well here we are, two days out.  Please excuse us while we breath into a paper bag…just kidding. 🙂  Looking forward to being able to sit and relax on the 25th.  To be honest this is not our favorite time of year, and that’s horrible to say we know.  We liked it much better as […]

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