I don’t know why I left this space empty so long! A couple inexpensive chairs and IKEA shelves I already had made the coziest little reading nook. And I can finally see all my books in one spot! BEFORE: This is how the space looked when we moved in and remained that way for two… Read More Reading nook with IKEA shelves
God has a plan for you! Isn’t that comforting? You don’t have to come up with some remarkable life expedition, start an orphanage or move to the jungle. You need only spend time with him, listen and obey when he speaks. God’s ultimate will is the advancement of his kingdom (Dan 2:44), his glorification (1… Read More What is God’s will for my life?
I added simple trim with pre-made corners to add some drama to this little nook. It’s urethane, so it’s very lightweight and easy to work with. It’s flexible and easy to cut, so you won’t need a power saw. You haven’t seen much of this reading nook on the blog! I left it empty for… Read More Easy trim moulding in reading nook
Does our culture have the word blessed all wrong? Blessing is a word we throw out frequently, but do we know what it means? I am blessed, bless the food, have a blessed day, bless her heart, count your blessings, #blessed … Does blessed mean a new car? A big house? Well behaved children? Money?… Read More How can I be blessed?
Looking for a magazine-quality interior shot for a family portrait, Instagram or blog? I’ve got a new preset for you and it’s only $5! I tweaked and worked on this preset for YEARS. And now I use it for everything! This Lightroom preset brightens, sharpens, and adjusts saturation for a timeless, classic magazine look. Edit… Read More My new $5 preset: Magazine Interior shots!
Last week I shared five plants you won’t kill and this week I’m sharing eight great faux plants! I told you I’m not a plant purist. A girl with a brown thumb and low light areas needs options. I’ll give you my faux plant tour: Banana tree and palm leaves This banana tree is my… Read More 8 great faux plants and stems
Personally I am prone to anxiety and all of its physiological effects. I have had to do much work in this area of my life, and the most beneficial thing to overcome fear has been a personal relationship with God. I see him show up in the details of my life. I see the prayers… Read More How to overcome fear
I have a brown thumb. So why should I write a post about plants, you ask? Because these are the ones I have managed to keep alive! And believe me, that’s saying something. I am not a good plant mom. These would make great Mother’s Day gifts too! This is not a post where I… Read More 5 plants you won’t kill
Who are angels? How many are there? Do I have a guardian angel? Are they male or female? The Bible does not spell out the angelic world in detail, but does leave us pieces. Let’s explore what it does say and leave the rest a mystery as it is not integral to our salvation. That… Read More What does the Bible say about angels?