03/17/12

Photography Course: Composition

We talked last week about using the rule of thirds to position your subject at any of the third lines to make your photographs more interesting.  Here's another tip to help you have fantastic composition in your photography.  When capturing photographs, look for ways to ... |read more|

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03/16/12

His Love Endures Forever

 At church on Sunday, I was reminded of God's faithfulness.  Because of who He is, I know that hope is true.  This past year and a half has been filled with lots of challenges, mentioned a bit here.   Despite my insecurity, God has preserved me.  He has faithfully been my ... |read more|

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03/15/12

Simple and Savory Crockpot Lasagna

Simple and Savory Crockpot Lasagna When making recipes with my crockpot, I like to layer a quick coat of Pam Cooking Spray before beginning.  A simple cleanup makes a meal an even bigger success!  We absolutely love this savory lasagna!  I like to combine the ingredients the ... |read more|

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03/15/12

Kitchen Organization Tip {Knives}

Kitchen Tip {Knives} When it's time to buy your next set of knives, don't shop for the biggest knife block set you can find.  If you intend on spending a limited amount on knives, it's much better to have a few great knives that you love than an assortment of specialty ... |read more|

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03/15/12

Easy Guide to Painting Kitchen Cabinets

I never ever thought I'd finally get to the fun part...Painting Kitchen Cabinets...my preference...White Paint!  Sit back and enjoy or judge, but this is my way...to winter paint!  Please don't try to commit me...nothing, I repeat nothing was ruined in the process!  Promise!  ... |read more|

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03/14/12

DIY Kitchen: {Granite Countertops: Before/After}

DIY Kitchen: {Granite Countertops: Before/After} I'm stoked to start sharing the pretty touches to this kitchen remodel!  Seriously, this wood color combined with the contrasting peach colors is making me nauseous!  What possessed this color obsession!?!?  And truthfully, ... |read more|

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03/13/12

DIY Kitchen {White -ish Granite Options}

This was our second time searching out granite for our kitchen remodel.  The first time we were a little overwhelmed and the decision took a lot longer because I wanted to check out every stone distributor within a 30 mile radius.  LOL!  Yep, and we did!  And then comparing one ... |read more|

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03/13/12

Kitchen: Creating Custom Trim

DIY Kitchen Makeover: Creating Custom Trim {Copycat 1950s} Finishing the cabinet was a breeze.  A little more thought had to go into the trim.  We have found that most of the trim in our 1950s house was custom made from thick oak.  Finding that at the local hardware store is ... |read more|

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03/12/12

Beautiful Kitchens

Over the last week I've been wrapping up my series on our ranch style 1950s kitchen remodel.  Of course it had to rain and pour all day Saturday...just as we were down to the last few cuts of trim.    The sun is back to shining and as I sit here looking back over all our kitchen ... |read more|

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03/10/12

Little B’s New Clothes

I finally got around to buying some Tom's last weekend.  Side note: LOVE them!  While at the mall, I walked through Forever 21 in search of some sunglasses!  I didn't find anything in way of sunglasses...am I too early or something!?!?  The pickings were slim!!! I was ... |read more|

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