Goodbye My Old Friend

Goodbye My Old Friend

I have this notebook where I like to doodle little watercolorings and write my thoughts. Think of it as a visual journal. Flipping through it, I found a page from last spring. On this page of my journal is a watercolor of my old ash tree and I want to share with you the words [...]

Field Notes From the Middle

Field Notes From the Middle

When I started renovating my home, I quickly realized that the restoration process was falling right in tandem with the emotional process of restoring my heart post-divorce. There were so many parallels between reclaiming the space in which I live and reclaiming my life that I started a blog about it! Every project I’ve done [...]

My Personal Odyssey

My Personal Odyssey

The ceiling in my office. *insert a face palm here* Sit back, children, as I tell you the tail of my personal Odyssey. It was a warm September day. Long before, I had embarked on a journey of remodeling my home office. The walls were painted, shelves were hung, and a desk was built. Bright [...]

Am I Doing This Right?

Am I Doing This Right?

Testing, testing, one, two. Let me just start by admitting that I have no idea what I'm doing. But look at me. I'm doing it anyways! And lets all be very honest here, anyone reading this post is a close friend or family member (hi dad!) so I'm feeling a since of freedom to be [...]