Haven 2016 + A GIVEAWAY!

Have you ever heard of the Haven Conference? It’s a gathering of about 400 home decor & DIY bloggers who all love to geek out over all things DIY and blogging. It’s full of classes to learn about blogging, vendors who are excited to work […]

A Day in the Life

When I did my reader survey a few weeks back, one thing I saw over and over was that you guys want some more personal posts. I’m always happy to oblige, and it’s been a long time since I’ve done a day in the life […]

Salty & Sweet Bark Recipe

I’ll be the first to admit I am not creative when it comes to making up recipes. There’s a reason you rarely see food posts around these parts. However, every once in a while I do something really right, and I feel like it’s only […]

My Modified Capsule Wardrobe

I’m currently tackling cleaning out my entire home using the techniques outlined in The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. If you want to catch the first post in this series, you can get up to speed by clicking here to see how I cleaned out […]

For When You Are Hopeful

Hi, there. I’m Amanda. I’m married to an awesome guy named Corey. We’re two twenty-somethings with a house in need of a lot of love, full-time teaching jobs, and a toddler who basically runs our lives. I spend a lot of time writing about what […]

For When You Need Inspiration

Hi, there. I’m Amanda. I’m married to an awesome guy named Corey. We’re two twenty-somethings with a house in need of a lot of love, full-time teaching jobs, and a toddler who basically runs our lives. I spend a lot of time writing about what […]

For When You Are Weary

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.” – Matthew 11:28-29 (NIV) […]

For When You Need Guidance

Hi, there. I’m Amanda. I’m married to an awesome guy named Corey. We’re two twenty-somethings with a house in need of a lot of love, full-time teaching jobs, and a toddler who basically runs our lives. I spend a lot of time writing about what […]

For When You’re in Love

Hi, there. I’m Amanda. I’m married to an awesome guy named Corey. We’re two twenty-somethings with a house in need of a lot of love, full-time teaching jobs, and a toddler who basically runs our lives. I spend a lot of time writing about what […]