Enjoying The Journey · Holidays

10 Pictures on Friday: Our 10th Christmas

This is our 10th Christmas together, so I thought it would be fun to share one picture from each year. The one above is from Christmas Eve 2010, just a week after our wedding! 2011-  and the vest that Paul doesn't wear anymore. 🙂 2012 - the last Christmas my Gramma spent with us before… Continue reading 10 Pictures on Friday: Our 10th Christmas

Faith · Holidays

3 Things To Pray Before Christmas

Christmas can be a wonderful time - and it can also be a miserable time. No family is perfect or free from difficulty, whether it's a strained relationship, a family member who always causes issues, a recent loss, financial strain or separation from loved ones who aren't able to be with you for Christmas. It's… Continue reading 3 Things To Pray Before Christmas

Decor · Holidays

Christmas Decor Part 2: The Turquoise Rooms

Turquoise is my favorite color, and while I'm loving the traditional Christmas colors in the rest of the house - I also love these two rooms with whimsical touches of turquoise and silver! My home office has the perfect corner for a little tree. I love catching this view of it each time I walk… Continue reading Christmas Decor Part 2: The Turquoise Rooms

Decor · Holidays

Christmas Home Tour {2019} || My Curated Cottage

I receive a commission if you make a purchase using the links in this post ❤ I was so excited to start decorating for Christmas this year! Last year I challenged myself to not buy any new Christmas decor (which I successfully achieved), but I was ready to add a few new things to my… Continue reading Christmas Home Tour {2019} || My Curated Cottage

Decor · Holidays

2 Simple and Affordable Winter Wreaths | Easy DIY

I will receive a commission if you make a purchase using links in this post ❤ Whether you purchase them pre-made or put them together on your own, wreaths can be so expensive. Here are the two wreaths I'm displaying right now - they are as simple and inexpensive as you can get! Berry Wreath… Continue reading 2 Simple and Affordable Winter Wreaths | Easy DIY

Friday Favorites · Holidays

November 2019 In Review

this post contains affiliate and referral links – I will receive a commission if you make a purchase through the links provided ❤ I'm taking next week off from blogging, so today it's time to wrap up November's highlights! Let's start out with a shopping PSA. I hate shopping in store at Walmart, but I have fairly… Continue reading November 2019 In Review

Holidays · Organization

Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Insuring Success with Plans and Schedules (Week 3)

Last weekend my sister showed me a few spaces in her home that she recently re-organized in preparation for Christmas. As we walked around taking in the pantry, closets and bathroom cabinets (yes, we tour each other's homes for fun!), I realized that a couple of my basic organization principles applied well to our calendars… Continue reading Three Weeks To An Organized Christmas: Insuring Success with Plans and Schedules (Week 3)