I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

I never promised you a rose garden. But I did promise you a sign tutorial.  Did you think I forgot? Never. And I was going to write one….but why? Why would I even attempt to show my definitely amateur sign-making tutorial when Kristen from The Simple Things has written a truly professional step-by-step tutorial on how toContinue reading “I Never Promised You a Rose Garden”

Imperfect Perfection

I think perfection can be overwhelming. At least for me it is.  Am I the only one? Perfection in blogland is everywhere. Sometimes when I see rooms like this or this or this done with such effortless perfection, it can be overwhelming. And sitting in my kitchen with a sink full of dishes and dustContinue reading “Imperfect Perfection”

The Project That Almost Was

I wanted it to work. I mean….I’ve seen it done before. After all….I’ve seen it on pinterest (that alone should have guaranteed success). And after it worked, I was going to post about it.  And you would leave rave reviews and wonderful comments telling me how you always wanted to make a project just like this. AndContinue reading “The Project That Almost Was”