September Already!?!

Wow.  September came in like a flash.  It seems like we just rang in the new year! It’s just about time to get to the “fall things” like cleaning up the yard, garden, and flower beds.  Preparing for winter.  Doing the autumn cleaning and preparing for the house to be closed up for months on end.  Wash the curtains and air everything out.  Wash away  the summer allergens. I love fall, but it’s sad at the same time.  This summer … Read more

Recent Sign Projects

So I’ve worked on a few signs this week while juggling crazy kids.  They are so stir crazy and want to go back to school.  They’re driving this mama nuts!  Here are a few of the highlights:       The last one is my favorite.  I really like those flowers and I’m just a sucker for anything with gold too!  I’m an “Amen!” girl anyway I think, based on these three signs that I’m much better at hand lettering … Read more

Almost Fall a.k.a. Pumpkin Spice Season

Don’t you just love a good anything in pumpkin spice? I’ll admit, I do.  Mostly pie.  Ha! Beyond pie, I’m looking forward to lots of things this fall.  I feel like owning a business that I have to be a month or two ahead of the next “thing”.  For anyone who knows me, that’s just not how I am.  I’m a “live in the moment” kinda gal.  So this is the biggest thing I struggle with, currently.  I made a … Read more

Happy August!

I have a secret. I love this time of the year.  By the end of summer vacation, I am MORE than ready to send the kids back to school–especially the big ones with their attitudes.  Please tell me that I am not the only mom who feels this way!  I understand it’s not PC to say, or even think, that you want a break from your kids, but I did.  And I am definitely ready for days full of silence, … Read more