Fall Mantel at The Little Brown House


Tweet!   I promised my Facebook peeps I would put in a post this weekend – And what better thing to post about in the midst of Fall than my Fall Mantel! Of course – I am about a month to late to the Mantel Parties.. But then I like to make an entrance… 😉 […]

Posted on October 14, 2012 Read More »

Bathroom Makeover

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Tweet! I am so excited to finally show off my bathroom makeover! If you follow me on Facebook, you would have seen that I have been working on it for a few weeks now –  I only have 1 before picture.. and it isn’t very good- But you can tell it was brown.. I love […]

Posted on September 23, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe

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Tweet!Happy September! Hope you all had an amazing holiday weekend- I spent part of mine not feeling well and in a bad mood because of it.. And for some reason, those 2 things led me to paint the bathroom. I am sure many of you can understand how that is a natural progression.. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Now […]

Posted on September 5, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe

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Tweet!Welcome to Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe! The post where I get to show you an outfit I have put together with an attempt to be fashionable while age-appropriate. Because 21st Century Grandma’s got flair….. ______________________________________________________ I wanted to insert a different word in place of flair, one that I thought was a current slang word, […]

Posted on August 28, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe

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Tweet!    You missed these soulful pictures of me gazing at nothing while pushing the little camera remote in my hand didn’t you….. 😉 I knew it! So I thought I would pop in for another extended facebook status.. Just because I miss you guys.. so much! I thought you might enjoy some Not Your G-Ma’s […]

Posted on August 14, 2012 Read More »

Lemon Blueberry Bread

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Tweet!    I need to say right off the bat that this is not a post. Because I stopped blogging last May, remember? (My goodbye post)  So this couldn’t possibly be a post.. I am looking at it more as an extended Facebook status.. The reason I am… ummmm…. status-ing is because          […]

Posted on July 22, 2012 Read More »

Retreat – Reflect – Relationships..

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Tweet! This past week I went away for a couple of days on my staff retreat. The theme was ‘Breathe’ , and it was a time to take a step back and reflect over the past year, rest physically, and re-connect relationally. There were 90 of us there. I work at a large church and […]

Posted on May 6, 2012 Read More »

Sunday Sunday..

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Tweet!This has been a quiet Sunday for me.. I am not complaining 😉 I started out this morning listening to a guest speaker at our church. (Please excuse the horrendous phone picture..) Frank Peretti, a christian author, spoke at our services this past weekend. His were some of the first christian fiction books I ever […]

Posted on April 22, 2012 Read More »

No-Bake Granola Bars

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Tweet! I found this recipe from a pin on Pinterest.. And the person who pinned it found it through a pin on Pinterest.. It apparently was an adapted recipe from Rachael Ray.. Whom I found out is my 9th cousin on my step-fathers side.. Ok – that last part is an outright lie. But can […]

Posted on April 17, 2012 Read More »

Suitcase Shelf

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Tweet!     Well, my husband was almost sure I had gone over the edge this time.. He was already puzzled a few months ago when I wanted to buy and old musty suitcase just to have it sit around the house.  But I smiled sweetly and he fell for my winsome ways, as usual.. But […]

Posted on April 14, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe

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Tweet!  Welcome to my wardrobe post! The weekly gathering where I show you how I am trying my best to be a stylish grandma while still dressing age-appropriately. Well, not so much a gathering.. I mean. I gather here.. by myself. And then you guys gather one at a time.. So maybe it is more […]

Posted on April 10, 2012 Read More »

Happy Easter ;-)

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Tweet! “But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared.  And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb,  but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. While they were perplexed about this, behold, […]

Posted on April 8, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe – Layers


Tweet! Welcome to another edition of NYGW!! I come to you today with a question – How do you feel about layers? Do you wear layers often or are you a one-piece at a time person? I think you would call me a fan of layers. I tend to dress that way year round. I […]

Posted on April 4, 2012 Read More »

Simple Spring Mantel


Tweet! I have finally decorated my mantel for spring. It hasn’t felt much like spring around here yet, but the calendar insists that it is. One of the reasons I was reluctant to change the mantel up is how much I loved my winter mantel.. I could probably have lived with it all year. It […]

Posted on April 3, 2012 Read More »