Praying For Blooms

Praying For Blooms

So, I decided to enter some of my flowers in the Heart of Illinois Fair this year (you can take the girl out of 4-H but you just can't take the 4-H out of the girl). The fair is next week so I am at crunch time and I am spending my mornings staring at [...]

Bittersweet Garden

Bittersweet Garden

So right before Christmas I moved my 3 dogs, 1 cat and self in with my boyfriend. This was quite the adjustment since I hadn't lived with another human since 2010 and hadn't shared a room with one since 2007 when my best friend Jenny and I shared a dorm room. Needless to say, I [...]

Tea For Two – 5 Rules For Keeping Color From Being Chaotic On A Small Tea Tray

Tea For Two – 5 Rules For Keeping Color From Being Chaotic On A Small Tea Tray

I LOVE tea. I truly believe that it is the most versatile beverage. Tea cures EVERYTHING. Don't believe me? Just look at this infographic I made: Due to my love of tea and the frequency with which I drink it I thought it was only fitting that I carve out a small area on my [...]