weekend recap restful work

i’m coming at you this morning laura ingalls wilder style… around 5:30am this morning our power went out… yea just in time to get ready for work. we took sprinkle showers and brushed our teeth with bottled water. just like they did in the olden days. lol. this weekend joe and i hermited up pretty […]

long weekend recap

what a beautiful long weekend we had in michigan friends. i mean it’s Memorial Day weekend we could have ended up with snow and sleet for all we know. i remember one year we wore winter coats to a parade. this year though it was sunny and absolutely beautiful. it stormed one morning up in […]

weekend recap shop girl

woah woah woah! this weekend was absolutely insane! you guys! the store was so busy friday night and saturday we were just absolutely blown away by how many of you came out to our mercantile event at the ol’ store location and then came to see us at the new location. i had such a […]

weekend recap mothers day

i hope you all had a lovely mothers day weekend. what a beautiful weekend to celebrate and reflect. i know this is a difficult holiday for many and you were all in my prayers and i thought about you often. this weekend was a bit of a blur for me. who am i kidding this […]

weekend recap work weekend

I woke up this morning and even the hurt on my joints hurt. Joe and I took full advantage of having basically no plans this weekend to get caught up on our spring cleaning chores as much as possible. I can’t lie, it felt really good to wake up this morning and have so much […]

weekend recap home sweet home

it felt so good to be home this weekend friends. i was at a conference in austin, texas since wednesday and it was a pretty intense schedule. with the exception of my quick trip to magnolia it was pretty much the view from inside the hotel. at least it was sunny and warm! it was […]

weekend recap home improvement

this weekend was again absolutely beautiful. i can’t believe we have been so fortunate to have so many glorious weekends in april. i’ve lived in michigan my entire life and i’ve never remembered the spring being this warm and sunny. it can stay like this forever. this weekend we (again) worked our tails off doing […]

weekend recap chicago birthday

why does this weekend seem like we had way more time… oh yea because we did. on a bit of a whim joe and i decided to take friday off and start celebrating his birthday a little early. we woke up and did chores before deciding to head out to chicago for a quick overnight […]

weekend recap the great outdoors

i spent this entire weekend outdoors i think. this is the weekend we’ve been WAITING FOR michigan! i couldn’t believe we were 65/70 all weekend with SUN. it was just what my soul needed. i headed into work this morning feeling so accomplished and on top of things i’m so ready to keep going forward […]

weekend recap gloomy weekend

this weekend was so gloomy here in michigan and it had a serious impact on both my mood and productivity. friday….was absolutely gorgeous?!? i mean 75 and sunny in march?! i’ll take it (as long as it doesn’t ruin the fruit crop again and i have to pay $7 for one pint of cherries at […]

weekend recap about town

this was such a relaxing fun weekend i don’t want it to end. but alas it’s monday and i barely slept a wink last night. around 8pm or so i started hearing squeeks coming from somewhere. upon further investigation there are either bats or mice in the walls. i stood in one of the older […]

weekend recap spring forward

i like the idea of spring. i like the idea of jumping forward into it but i’m not happy about losing an hour of sleep AND these ridiculous snow storm we received this morning and is supposed to continue on through the rest of the day. however i made it to work (courtesy of joe […]