What’s Your Story?

“I will give thanks to you, LORD, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.” – Psalm 9:1, NIV For a while, I didn’t think I had much of a ‘story’ to tell. My life as a child was blessed, uneventful except for a beloved cat…

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When Mother’s Day Hurts

When Mother’s Day hurts, sometimes we moms don’t want to admit it. This year I went against the grain. I posted in Social Media on the day after that I really “got it” when some women say they dread Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day hurts. The family gathered with the kids,…

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8 Success Secrets

Here are 8 secrets to your success… Believe it or not, I got to thinking about these after reading about how to start little miniature flower gardens and what to use to help with drainage other than heavy rocks (which makes the containers much heavier than I like). The person…

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Torch Burned Wood

Torch burned wood is an easy, fun and beautiful technique to upcycle any piece of wood or board! It’s best to apply to wood before staining or coating with clear polyurethane.  We recently did a small picket fence with the technique.  I have to say using this technique is one…

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