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First Home... a.k.a. Emotional Rollercoaster!

This summer will be the 5th year in our home. I truly cannot believe it has already been that long since we bought this place. 421 more words

Milestone Series

21 - It has been a while!

Hello again!
It is rather ironic that my latest post was saying that I was back on the blog when in reality I haven’t posted in a REALLY long time, so sorry about that! 337 more words


GratiTuesday Pic for Tuesday February 17, 2015: Our Gallery Walls

I love adding to the gallery walls we have created in our home. The top photo is from John’s office and the middle photo is from a bedroom on the second floor which I have dubbed “The Craft Room” because that is where I have done a lot of my painting projects. 186 more words

Monday Musings | Books With Sentimental Value

Hi everyone! I hope you’ve had a great weekend and a nice Monday. It’s Family Day in Ontario, so I was lucky enough to enjoy the day off. 255 more words


Downsizing: The Art of Giving Our Treasures and Sentimental Items

Guest blogger: Abby Rosenblum

There comes a time in our lives when we must move into smaller quarters.  Kids are grown, or home maintenance has become too costly, or maybe we want a the luxury of onsite help and the social activities that retirement communities can provide. 305 more words


Stories from the Hope Chest {Day 4}

My son is getting baptized next month, so I asked his great aunt about his great-grandfather’s christening gown and she said it was in the hope chest. 182 more words