Things loved …

Things Loved September NewlyWoodwards5

Before we hit the weekend, I thought I’d share a couple photos from our lives. No rhyme or reason. Just things loved. Guys. This view. I had to actually pull over and take a picture on the side of the country road last week. The view was breathtaking. This is the stretch between my parents’ house and our […]

Little updates in the barn

Barn updates September6

Are you tired of my barn updates? Don’t answer that. We are making progress on lots of little things, and getting “so” close to calling this puppy done. Or, at least done enough. I took a new photo from the outside. It’s just such an amazing little place, don’t you think? The grasses are OUT OF […]

A new door color for the barn patio

Jet black Behr patio door color3

Painting doors has become a bit of a recent hobby for me. I just love that a quick coat of paint can make such a difference in a space. Here’s what our patio looked like earlier this summer, right after painting the trim work in white. I decided that black would be the best choice. I […]

Everyone needs a large wood cow

Thrifting finds1

I think I have a new theme for the barn apartment. Cows. I just love ‘em. I spotted this little beauty at my newest favorite store – Urban Farmhouse in Geneseo, Ill. (Which, by the way, is worth the trip if you are within driving distance.) This technically breaks my no unnecessary spending rule for […]

Hello, my name is …

Hello my name is1

It’s MONDAY! And, to celebrate – I’m over at the Silhouette blog today sharing another fun and simple onesie idea. (I know, I just cannot stop.)   Is this not the cutest thing ever for a fresh baby?

Can you even call this a date night? I think the answer is no.

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers Gelato Indulgences for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I’m just going to be honest with you … Ryan and I are exhausted. So much going on. If we could just sell our house, finish the barn, get the apartment rented, pack and […]