A dear friend of the family's son Nathan, just 17, has recently been diagnosed with Cancer. He has been in and out of the hospital the past few months for various tests, treatments and surgeries and has been experiencing a lot of pain. Nathan is now admitted to the hospital and will be staying for quite … Continue reading Fundraiser for the Hill family
I've been following Tamera Ruben at Lead Safe Mama for quite some time and her advocacy work for safer choices after her own children were lead poisoned. It really hit home when she scanned the Rae Dunn dishes. It's just something I didn't even consider. Not just with Rae Dunn pieces, but many dishes I … Continue reading Swapping out our dishes for safer options.
Me too. I'm always left with grounds in my cup no matter what I do. I've gone to the extent of putting a fine mesh strainer on the cup with paper towel inside and still get grounds. It also makes a mess of the coffee maker. My poor new Keurig. I drink a lot of … Continue reading Reusable coffee pods getting you down?
I prefer wooden utensils to anything else. I like to keep a natural kitchen as best as I can. I prefer our wooden spoons, wooden cutting boards and wooden handled knives but as I'm sure you know, that beautiful wood can dry out and fade. Causing cracking and damage. While I'm guilty of not always … Continue reading Caring for Wooden Utensils + DIY Wax
Our friends over at Our Green House have some seriously beautiful home decor options! I love this shop. They carry a wide selection of gift ideas for babies, family, home and more. Everything in this collection is recycled and reclaimed, which is my most favourite part! HERE is a link to the entire collection but … Continue reading Reclaimed & Eco-Friendly Rustic Home Decor!
I shared how I refreshed a gorgeous antique chair last week, using natural products that I had at home and decided that the refreshing furniture wax deserved its own post. This wax is so simple to make and really makes a big difference when trying to refresh faded old wood. In some cases, I prefer the … Continue reading DIY Furniture Refreshing Wax
This gorgeous old chair had seen better days. The wood was so dry and some of the finish was crumbling off. The fabric was stiff and crunchy. I asked around for some tips as to what I could do to clean it up a bit without changing the way it looked, and while there was … Continue reading Freshening up an antique chair. (2 home made recipes for wood + fabric)
Zach Williams has teamed up with the bible app to bring a 7 day devotional titled Chain Breaker. It is my belief that the things we go through are used by God for something greater. I wrote these devotionals around songs that came out of the darkest period of my life. My prayer is that God uses … Continue reading The Chain Breaker Devotional by Zach Williams
I shared in a post yesterday about how I was making simple labels for Rae Dunn inspired items. I had made a cookie label for a random cookie jar that I had picked up at Value Village, and while the font was definitely making it fit in a bit better, the size of the label … Continue reading UPDATED Rae Dunn inspired cookie label
Easy DIY Rae Dunn inspired labels without a Cricut.