• DIY Galvanized Pumpkin

    A few weekends ago when we were working on our basement remodel  we were in the process of putting the new air ducts in. When I say we, I really mean Tad. He has done 99% of the work so far. I am more of the design and decorate part of the remodel. He is the demolition and build part. So right now there isn’t much for me to do since Tad is working on framing and plumbing. I do help hold things up when he calls for assistance. It was during one of these assisting times where I noticed  some discarded venting laying on the floor. Having fall fever, I…

  • 5 Mother’s Day Gifts for the Modern Mom

    I enjoy having a day to celebrate Mom’s and let them know how much we appreciate them. One of my favorite Mother’s Day’s with my mom was when our family went to a country club and had brunch with our entire extended family. Every one was dressed up and the food was great! Do you have any Mother’s Day traditions? Maybe you get breakfast in bed? Or does your family go out for lunch? Mother’s Day is just two weeks away. Here are five gift ideas for the Modern Mom on Mother’s Day.     1.Mom inspired Clothes Every mom needs cute, stylish, and comfortable clothes, especially if she has little ones that she is taking…

  • Etsy Discoveries | Travel

    I love handmade items and supporting WAHM’s so it comes as no surprise that I love Etsy! I can easily get pulled into it’s vortex and buy all the pretty things. You know…. it is very similar to the Target vortex. You go in to just browse or just get some socks and $200 later you are leaving the store asking yourself what happened. There are so many great shops on Etsy that I would like to share a few of my favorites from time to time. Here are my latest Etsy discoveries inspired by Travel. I love globes as decorations. I really love when there is a small collection…