Lifestyle Blog

Month: January 2018

Editing High Contrast Window Light

Editing High Contrast Window Light

Court and I love pictures. Taking pictures, looking at pictures and learning how to improve our talent. Court is a little farther along on the journey of photography and I love learning from her and getting inspired by her talent. I tell everyone she is […]

Where Is Your Focus?

Where Is Your Focus?

Imagine my surprise when this non-thrill seeker girl got a dirt bike for Mother’s Day a few years back.  Surprise is a good word for the feelings I felt, as well as anxious.  Some people live for adrenaline rushes, I just…don’t.  My “adrenaline rushes” come […]

1 Hour Dinner Rolls

1 Hour Dinner Rolls

  I love dinner rolls. Like really really love dinner rolls. I don’t get them very often, mainly because I don’t think in advance soon enough to make them for dinner. So when my mom shared her 1 hour dinner roll recipe with me I […]

Refresh your Doors

Refresh your Doors

  I love my home. Every part of it. Even the old-needs-to-be-replaced parts. About 9 years ago my husband and I purchased our first home, it was a new home in a new neighborhood and it looked just like every other house on the block. […]

My Solution for Thin Hair

My Solution for Thin Hair

Hello, Court here! You are about to learn something new about me…I have fought and conquered cancer 3 times in my life.  Yes, you read that right, THREE times.  That entire story will be a post for another day. So, you are bound to have […]

Fidget Spinner Valentine:  {You Make My Heart Spin}

Fidget Spinner Valentine: {You Make My Heart Spin}

When I was a kid, I took Valentine’s Day very seriously.  I had a boyfriend just about every year from the first grade all through my elementary school years.  Definitely not anything serious, just lots of giggling and chasing each other on the playground.  Oh, […]

Light

Light

Light, it seems to change us. From the way we see things to the way we feel and it makes the world seem not so dark. I have been taught multiple times about light, how one tiny little flicker or flame can chase away darkness […]

Strawberry-Lemon Butter Cookies

Strawberry-Lemon Butter Cookies

A year ago I got a cookbook that I have LOVED. Every recipe that I have made from it has been perfect for my family. It uses more homemade sauces and recipes and less “out of the package” stuff. Its from Our Best Bites and […]