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… ūüėČ […]

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….. ūüėČ 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 ūüėČ 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 »