• Instagram

    Meal Planning, Growing Your Instagram and Homeschooling

    Random title right? What could these three things possibly have in common? Though I started this blog the same time I began my Instagram account when we hit some speed bumps with our build, I decided to focus on my Instagram, and once our build picked back up, I would focus on the blog again. So, now that our build is rolling, I cannot wait to share all the details…

    August 22, 2018
  • Food

    30 Minute French Bread

    * 2 cups very warm water * 1 packet yeast * 2 tablespoons sugar * 1 1/2 teaspoon salt * 3-4 cups flour * Optional: 4 T melted butter & * Maldon Sea Salt Flakes * Preheat the oven to 425 degrees. * In Kitchen Aid bowl, whisk together the warm water, yeast, and sugar. Set the bowl on top of your preheating oven for approx ten minutes. Add the…

    July 25, 2018
  • Party Planning

    Garden Tablescape

    This weekend I threw my daughter an end of middle school party and celebrated Mother’s Day. It was a very busy weekend! However, I was able to make my decor dual purpose and save myself a lot of work, time, and money. While the activities of both parties included jet ski’s, tubing and swimming in the river, we were able to utilize the beautiful yard around the river to turn…

    May 14, 2018
  • Our Build

    Insuring Your Farmhouse

    While a lot of time is spent designing and building your home, picking an insurance policy is usually done via a quick phone call. The agent sends you a quote and you sign on the dotted line. You are protected right? Well, after living through two very severe hurricanes over the past two years and seeing the devastation brought to people’s lives made worse by issues with their insurance companies,…

    May 9, 2018
  • Cleaning

    Keeping Your Floors Clean Without Losing Your Sanity!

    Does keeping your floors clean feel like a never-ending job? Somedays I am tempted to plant seeds in my tile because I swear it grows stuff better than my garden! With four kids and living on property, there is constantly dirt, food, crayons, etc. all over my floors, no matter how often I clean them! I am also the type of person that does not like a broom or a…

    May 3, 2018