Goodreads: Summer Edition


i have been reading this summer     a lot     i have glutted myself on the written word     i blame my Kindle and these lazy summer afternoons     thrillers post apocalyptic shtuff   some historical fiction and a few mysteries too     ever since seeing I Am Legend and […]

Fridays Unfolded #119 and A Winner!

  hello, my friends and welcome to another fun week of   i’m always so glad you’re here and today i get to announce the winner of the Target Gift Card!   Michelle M.  (Comment #9) you are the winner!   please email me so I can get your contact info   this has been […]

From The Vault: 1981


  whilst at my sister’s house last weekend we were flipping through some of her photo albums and came across this gem     yup   that’s little Alison working it in the Mickey Mouse t-shirt Dr. Scholl’s and flippy bangs   pre-braces, of course   you’re so very welcome.     {alison}

Celebrating 60 Years


 what a weekend we had  in Kansas   a whirlwind trip with leaving on Thursday and returning on Monday   but so worth it to be with all 5 of my siblings  to celebrate our parents’ 60th wedding anniversary   one morning we went to a friend’s farm and Fiona took photos   wanna see? […]

Fridays Unfolded #118 And A Giveaway!

  hello lovlies   and welcome to the party!   i am so excited because this weekend my family is celebrating my parents’ 60th wedding anniversary 60 years   do you know that i could not find a single 60th anniversary greeting card anywhere?   does Hallmark not think anyone can make it to that […]

My Chairish Styleboard

  i was so thrilled when contacted me and asked if I would created a styleboard around one of their fabulous, vintage accent chairs   in case you don’t know is one of the coolest online shops i’ve ever seen   it was started by a husband and wife team who needed a […]

Welcome to Fridays Unfolded #117

  whew what a week around here   i won’t rehash it all here but you can read all about our stint in the ER a few days ago here suffice to say i’m glad it’s in our rear view mirror and that Sy is feeling better now   and tomorrow we are heading to […]

Never a Dull Moment

for the past few days Sy has been complaining of a painful headache and achy legs   and last night when Chad was gone, of course Sy said his lips felt numb   your LIPS feel NUMB??? i replied   that CANNOT be good   so  to the doctor’s office we went this morning   […]

Welcome to Fridays Unfolded #116

  happy Independence Day and welcome to Fridays Unfolded! happy weekend, everyone!   do you have big plans for the 4th?   we spent the week doing birthday things as our Silas turned 12 yesterday   where does the time go?   he celebrated his birthday with Orams doughnuts for breakfast   and later spent […]