What Matters

I can always count on this face,  to remind me what matters most.


Barn Owl Primitives Winner

It’s that time again, time to announce the WINNER of $75 to the fabulous Barn Owl Primitives shop! Are you excited? I am. And the WINNER IS… Comment #29: Kara {…Read More…}


Vintage Wanna Bee in the house

Oh, how I love my new beret. It makes me feel so very sophisticated, and…French. Like I should be sipping hot chocolate from a real mug in a quaint coffee {…Read More…}


A Little Update From My Lovelies {new products, discounts and more}

You know how much I love our sponsors,like LOVE with a real big heart. And I want you to know the latest and greatest about these girlies shops as we {…Read More…}


Do Brunettes Have More Fun? {we’ll see}

After much consideration, and even more deliberation, I finally made the decision to ditch the bleach and get back to my roots {at least a less mousy brown version of {…Read More…}


Have you heard about the Sisterhood?

It’s official. The Sisterhood has launched. Your secrets revealed. New secrets every week. Join the Sisterhood today. {all of Secret Week has been re-posted to the new Sisterhood of Secrets {…Read More…}


Barn Owl Primitives Giveaway {and its a BIG one}

Barn Owl Primitives GIVEAWAY {hand painted typography word art} Holla if you want your very own Barn Owl Primitives sign! You may remember me writing about my little obsession with {…Read More…}


Silhouette WINNER Announced–and last chance to get your own for $175

The moment many of you have been waiting for… Drum Roll Please… And the WINNER of the Silhouette craft cutter giveaway is… {selected by} Comment #467 April who said… {…Read More…}


A Year of Baby W

Dear Baby Dubs, My-oh-my, how you have grown in just one years time. Let’s take a looksie… {your first hair cut–which you hated} And what a year it has been! {…Read More…}

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Anthropologie Lace Flower Necklace DIY

REPOSTED from a Guest Spot I had on Tatertots & Jello {one of my favorite bloggy peeps of all times, just so you know} I think I’ll spare you all {…Read More…}


Dear 18 Month Old Baby W,

Dear 18 Month Old Baby W,   3,042 diapers 6,005 bottles 700 baths 156 bananas 50 gallons of apple juice 0 full night’s sleep 92 temper tantrums 4 trips to {…Read More…}

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Cutlery Vinyl Wall Art TUTORIAL {Dezign With a Z decal review}

Cutlery Vinyl Wall Art Tutorial {using a rad decal from Dezign With a Z} It’s no secret that I kinda have a “thing” for vinyl projects. So when Dezign With {…Read More…}


Silhouette Giveaway & a Humungo Discount

GIVEAWAY CLOSEDOh My, Oh My! Today’s giveaway is kinda a BIG DEAL! As in the ROCK your craft world kind of BIG DEAL! Silhouette will be giving away one of {…Read More…}


I’m Not as Think as You Milk Drunk I Am

Christmas Eve has taken its toll on Baby W: By the way, have you met Baby W’s forehead? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ In other news, Christmas came early for Little Miss Momma, courtesy {…Read More…}


Blogging Basics and My Christmas Tree {because those two things go together}

Blogging Basics: How to Add a Button/Badge to your Blog How to Add Links to Words within a Post. When I first started my blog I spent an unnecessary amount {…Read More…}


Things You Should Know if We’re Gonna Be BFF {Link Up}

  Things you should know about me if we’re gonna be BFF {continued}: For part one, click here. It turns out that many of you were inspired to create your {…Read More…}


Things You Should Know About Me If We Are Going to Be BFF

Things you should know about me if we are going to be BFF: I am only 4’11 tall. {I’m a pipsqueak}. I pee in front of my hubby. When I {…Read More…}


WINNER and Last Minute Gift Idea

WINNER TIME! CONGRATS to comment #86 Ranae of Remake with Ranae {check your email} You WON the Madison Reece Giveaway! Stop by the Madison Reece shop for lovely handmade home {…Read More…}


A Moment of Panic in Momma-hood

It can strike at any time. At the park. At the dinner table. In the shower. This time it happened at the grocery store. At first, everything is fine. I {…Read More…}


the Superest Super Hero Spotted in Las Vegas

Baby W’s first trip to Las Vegas.  With a visit to the Lion Habitat, where Baby W nearly fell out of his stroller with excitement as he grrrrowled at all {…Read More…}