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It's All Fun and Gaines

It’s now Day 38 – read on to find out what I’ve been up to! And don’t forget, you can still support me at give.net/20216952… 368 more words


Time for a New Adventure!

I’ve recently started working at Gaines (this is Day 20), a residential Christian Youth Centre near Worcester (check out gaines.org.uk, and if you’d like to support me, here’s how: … 493 more words


Day 149 - Restoration and Really Loving

One sold spring day I fell in love… well not really, but I was introduced to a show called, “Fixer Upper.” I am a huge fan of making beauty out of run down homes, so this show caught my eye and a few hours of my time that night! 71 more words


Gaines Adams Passed Away At the Age Of 26

On Sunday morning, Gaines Adams, defensive lineman of the Chicago Bears, died in South Carolina at the age of 26. According to the Chicago Bears, this player died at Self Regional Hospital. 20 more words

New Year's Goals: Read more books!

I’ve always liked to read. I consumed books like candy when I was a girl. Then I went to university and reading became work. Ugh. After university came career, when I read lots of reports and numbers, double ugh, and then children, which meant my reading included lots of pictures and sing-songy rhymes. 351 more words

New Year's Goals

Ship happened this weekend...

I’m so excited about our new shiplap wall! I should say, our new “faux” shiplap wall.

I have a love for everything vintage and nothing would be grander than to have reclaimed shiplap on my walls, but 3 VERY big factors made me keep it simple. 1,095 more words


Renovations & Resolutions

As the new year quickly approaches, thoughts of resolutions, word of the year, and planning are all spinning around us.  Resolutions are wonderful if they are attainable.   395 more words