Legacy Video


Tweet! A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post I called Legacy. I was asked by the women’s ministry leader at my church to make it into a video to share at our Women’s Christmas Tea last Saturday. We had over 1200 women come to the tea, and I shared this video then had my [...]

Posted on December 11, 2012 Read More »

Christmas Mantel 2012

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Tweet! Welcome to December! I decided to spend the 1st day of December putting together my Christmas Mantel. It is very simple and completely repurposed from what I already had. Simple and repurposed has been a theme for me this entire year.. I am going into this holiday season with very little money or time, and [...]

Posted on December 3, 2012 Read More »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe..

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Tweet! It’s been awhile since I have done a wardrobe post.. I don’t know if you notice a difference, but I can say I have been through a real growing time lately.. might be hard to spot.. kinda subtle. Seriously though – The Scarf.. Too much? I kind of like it but am a little [...]

Posted on November 20, 2012 Read More »



Tweet!My oldest Granddaughter, Kelsi turned 13 this past week… My daughter decided to have a birthday ‘Tea’ for her, and invited the women that have surrounded and influenced Kelsi through her life. There were Grandma’s, Great-Grandma’s, and Aunts. It was a women only event – a ‘coming of age’ party for the girl who is making the transition from [...]

Posted on November 18, 2012 Read More »

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

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Tweet! I know.. it isn’t fair to start right off with a picture like that.. Not to mention the title of the post having the words Peanut Butter and Chocolate in the same sentence.. it really is quite cruel.. I would apologize profusely but I am too busy brushing the crumbs off of my shirt.. [...]

Posted on October 23, 2012 Read More »

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… I [...]

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 Wardrobe [...]

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 »

Not Your G-Ma’s Wardrobe


Tweet!  Welcome to this weeks NYGW! I had some fun this past week – I took the rest of my Birthday money/gift cards and did myself some wardrobe shopping..it’s so much more fun when you don’t have to worry about how much you are spending!! I seem to have really focused on yellow and grey and [...]

Posted on April 24, 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 read [...]

Posted on April 22, 2012 Read More »