Saving Money {Online} On Homeschool Curriculum

School’s out! School’s out! And like I imagine most other homeschooling moms out there, I’m already deep into planning and purchasing for next year. {No rest for the homeschool mom!} There’s something crazy, fascinating, overwhelming and wonderful about delving into the many, many options out there. For this coming school year, I knew some basics [...] Read more »

Movie Ticket Party Invititation Tutorial {And A Free Template Too!}

I’m no graphic designer, but there is something about creating invitations that I enjoy. Maybe because I’m cheap, and I know with a little time on Corel and some creativity I can make an invitation cheaper than I can buy them? Or maybe because I want them to be a little bit special. Or maybe [...] Read more »

Move Over, Gray! {There’s a New Sofa in the House}

Did you noticed in my Saturday Snapshots a couple of weeks back this lovely picture? Were you even a little curious? I hope so, because I’m about to tell you! My family room is perhaps the most neglected room in our home. ::poor family room:: I’ve pretty much devoted .5 ounces of energy and creativity [...] Read more »

We Hung The Moon {DIY a Statement Making Light Fixture}

So waaaaaaaaaay back in November I put this pic up on Instagram. And then…never got around to telling you what I was up to! I’m finally getting around to remedying that! That little up close pic turned into this! Christmas two years ago I was in Anthropologie and saw this amazing light fixture/installation/artwork deal. I [...] Read more »

Thrifting It

Last week was my week for thrifty scores! {I love weeks like those!} I love a good steals and deals round up, so here’s what I scored… It all started when my ballet teacher showed me her practically brand-new, in perfect condition leather Coach purse that she scored for $1 at a yard sale.  {I [...] Read more »