Bits and Pieces—November and December 2015

Bits and Pieces—November and December 2015

November was … trips to the park. preschooler selfies… opening the Real Happy Space Etsy Shop … Thanksgiving festivities and Christmas preparations. 1st snowman of the winter. And on the blog there was: Thanksgiving Underdog Story, Scrap Wood Joy Sign and Free Christmas Printables. December was … my first craft sale. family visits. birthday fun … a […]

Bits and Pieces—October 2015

Bits and Pieces—October 2015

Well, my favorite month of the year has come and gone. Time for a monthly recap of all the family fun, house tweaks and blog projects from last month. And, after all that’s handled, I’ve got two exciting announcements. Family: Pumpkins. We were so grateful to have more than one opportunity to pick pumpkins in October. […]

Bits and Pieces—August 2015

Bits and Pieces—August 2015

See Ya, August! It was a fun and busy month, but I’m looking forward to what September has in store. Cooler temperatures (well maybe next week anyway), Jacob starting preschool, and all things pumpkin taking over the world … or at least the decorating blog corner of the internet. But before I belly flop into fall—my favorite season—I’d like […]

You Win Some, (you plant some), You Lose Some

You Win Some, (you plant some), You Lose Some

Because of my job working for a gardening magazine, I have a fairly large number of gardening books around the house. (And no, I do not have a magazine-worthy garden. I do however, grow weeds like a champion.)  Recently Jacob was perusing one of them and developed quite an interest in the cactus and succulents page. So, I decided […]