The Truth About Me.

If you have known me for more than five minutes, you probably already know that I am brutally honest. Sometimes to a fault. (correction, more often than not to a fault.). I cannot… Continue reading


  I am so thankful for the heritage that my parents have imparted in me. My parents are both adventurers; as much as they could be with 7 kids! As a kid we… Continue reading

To Love is to War.

*Warning! Severe Melancholy Content!* You know those days when you just feel like screaming? Maybe you have a reason, maybe you don’t. But there is this thing inside of you that feels like… Continue reading

Love letters.

Letters are a beautiful thing. When was the last time you wrote a letter? Or got a letter? A real letter. Handwritten. More than a few lines. A letter. A letter containing the… Continue reading

Muligatawny Soup

      I am a HUGE fan of soup. Of all comfort food for that matter! But there is something oh, so special about clutching a mug of steaming soup on a winters… Continue reading


I have been trying to come up with something smart for the 12 days of Christmas all week and I think I’ve finally got it! For each of the 12 days of Christmas… Continue reading

A Blessing of Motherhood.

Anyone who knows me even a little bit knows that my biggest hearts desire is to be a mom. I’ve wanted to be one since I was a tiny girl strolling around baby… Continue reading

Grandma’s (& Grandpa’s) House.

There is something completely comforting about knowing the sights and sounds and smells of a place. Walking in through Grandpa’s workshop that still smells like cedar and pine, into Grandma’s kitchen that smells… Continue reading

A Story Worth Telling.

If you haven’t yet gathered that I am an old soul, then you either don’t know me, have never viewed my store, or have never read my blog. I’m old. Very old. I… Continue reading

For Rayni.

  This week the world said goodbye to one of the most inspirational little girls that I have ever met. Rayni Worley was a giant. A tiny giant, with a heart of gold.… Continue reading