Christmas At Our House

    Christmas has now come out in full splendor at our house— well, three feet and up, that is. We are not doing our big tree this year because, well, 11 month old. I don’t need that kind of stress in my life 😉 so the big tree and all those breakable little things…will […]

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Little Adventures

     We’ve been busy around here for the last week! We’ve taken on all sorts of adventures on the road and at home– from researching our house, to cutting front teeth (yes, STILL) and taking a road trip up to Kansas to visit the Little House on the Prairie Museum in Independence, Kansas.  Earlier […]

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Cozy Christmas Time

   My favorite part of the day now is when dusk falls and the house turns into a warm and cozy Christmasy place to be. One thing about your better half being super into technology, is that they love to get gadgety with just about everything, so most of my christmas lighting is on timers. […]

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Someday Plans: The Carriage House

   So did I tell you about this cool building we have in our backyard? And about my future schemes for it? Well, when we bought this house, we also got this big brick building in the back yard with a garage on bottom and an apartment up top. This is no tiny garage building […]

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Come on over– a bungalow tour!

      It’s been over a month now since we were handed the keys to our 1916 bungalow and it’s finally starting to come together like home and really feel like home. Now that (most) of the boxes have been cleared away and we’ve figured out how to hang some things in the rock […]

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Bird watching

    The other day we innocently hung a bird feeder on a shepherd’s hook underneath the old Cedar tree just outside our dining room windows. We had no idea that this would become the hottest spot in town for a variety of finches, chickadees, sparrows, and a few majestic cardinals. The feeder is usually […]

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Summer arrives

  We may have been lulled into thinking this would be a mild year by a wet and cool spring, but summer is here now in all it’s oppressive and sticky glory. Tis the season of sweaty rabbits! And hiding in the house from noon til nine! Ah well…I am so thankful this old house […]

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