Archive - October 2010

A time old question…(Weekend Reality Shot)

Why is it that babies love to pull things out, but don’t understand how to put things away? Why can’t it be the other way around? And this is just part of the afternoon. It might be time to start baby proofing.

Sheep on Wood, Hold the Mint Jelly

I finished another painting this week but you’ll never guess what it’s on.  Ok…yes, obviously it’s on wood, but guess what the wood used to be.  Give up? Did anyone guess a concrete-finishing knee-board?  If you...

Real Men Hold Babies

This is Scott, our oh-so-tough cousin.  He is a real animal when it comes to attacking life.  Be it sports, school, or yard work you just don’t mess with the Scotty, especially if he’s wielding a pick ax, shovel, or nail...

Porch Demo and New Windows!

Hello World! So I have blogged about my dreams for a cute porch before and now I am finally doing something about it. As you can see, my porch is enclosed by old unfortunate aluminum windows and sliding doors. I have been completely...

Chalkboard Dollar Store Pumpkins

A few weeks back I spotted these carvable pumpkins at the local dollar store and the wheels in my brain started churning.  There must be something fun I could do with them. I’m all about options.  I change my mind on a regular...

Swanky San Diego Hotel and the Pioneer Woman

Over the weekend Brooke and I had the opportunity to stay in a swanky hotel in San Diego.  We never, NEVER, stay in swanky hotels.  In fact, up until I was in my twenties I thought that there was no difference between and hotel and a...