Our big move to a small house Part II


Where were we? Oh, yes. We left our dream house. To understand how we got here from there, I probably need to explain where we were. Like, mental/emotion state location.   Chris had left his crazy corporate life to be able to slow down and spend more time with us and, it worked. Sort of. He was more available. He drove the kids to school in the morning, coached Carter's T-ball team, was home for dinner majority of the nights, but he was still busy. We were still busy. He started … [Continue reading...]

Our big move to a small house Part I

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Oh, hi there. Are you still here? C'mon. I'm not falling for the "I'm such a loyal follower I happened to stop by to see if after a year you had written anything". We both know that the only reason you stopped by was because my Facebook told you to or some other automated blog reminder service. No worries. I totally understand why you stopped coming by. I mean, it has been over a year. Heck, I don't think I even documented Keaton's 1st birthday and he just turned 3. Ugh. The mom … [Continue reading...]

Harvest day


Halloween and spirit week behind us, it’s time for Harvest Day. Thank goodness there is only one that needs constant costume changes this year. If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our email. You’ll receive an email only when we publish something new to check out! Enter your email address: .

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Spirit week


Twin day at school. Nailed it. Might be the only time so I had to share..

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A new chapter

Chris and I have been married 7 years this March. We’ve been together the better part of 12 years. There have been so many changes in our lives with very few constants. One constant has been our family, not only our immediate family, but our extended work family (although, some of those people ARE actually […]

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Pumpkin patch!!

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Mudroom reveal

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I give up (for now) on giving you the step-by-step. I’m dying to show you my mudroom reveal. I’ll follow up later with the other details, but c’mon.. don’t you just want to see it?! This is my new mudroom that I did by myself thank-you-very-much with help from my awesome husband when I needed […]

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4 in the tub


Yes, you can fit all 4 in one tub.  For now…

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Sawdust Diaries mudroom week 3ish

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And now we continue with week 3 of my mudroom build! Check out weeks 1 & 2 if you haven’t already. So, with all the prep worked done for the floors, I realized that I couldn’t tackle the floor yet. Yep. You see, we needed a new door to the breeze way. The one that […]

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Sawdust Diaries Mudroom week 1


Some of you know about my “little” project. My mudroom. I’ve been working on it for months a couple of days each week. I finally finished it a couple of weeks ago and am starting to have time to sort through the photos and bring the project the blogland.. I’m going to to my best […]

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