The “Winter” Wife — Christmas 2017

Hey there, sweet #summerwife readers! Happy New Year! As you know #teacherwife doesn't have quite as much time as #summerwife for blogging and all things DIY, but I still wanted to say hello and share my holiday home decor (even if it is after Christmas). Maybe, you can get some ideas and bookmark them for … Continue reading The “Winter” Wife — Christmas 2017

Acorns: A Festive, Felt DIY Project

Happy Thanksgiving Week, sweet readers! Can you believe this time of the year is already here? I am so thankful that as a teacher I get the whole week off to visit with family & friends (and get time for a little R&R). I hope you spend all, or at least some, of your week … Continue reading Acorns: A Festive, Felt DIY Project

Grateful. Thankful. Decor.

The trees are about the show us how lovely it is to let things go. -Anonymous It's November and it's still 90 degrees here in TX (so maybe those leaves won't be showing us their changing colors too soon), but November is a special month in our house. The hubs' favorite holiday is this month, … Continue reading Grateful. Thankful. Decor.

Fallin’ for Fall Decor

Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale. -Lauren DeStefano It's that time of the year. The beginning of the school year excitement has settled, first round of report cards are complete and I've … Continue reading Fallin’ for Fall Decor

DIY Hangers: Baby Edition

Hey friends! You might remember a few weeks ago I shared some DIY handlettered hangers I made for my 5th grade team at work. Well, today I want to share with you another DIY hanger project I worked on this summer. #babyedition Again, I purchased wooden hangers from ikea, but these were the little ones. … Continue reading DIY Hangers: Baby Edition

D.C. Recap & a few thoughts…

Good morning sweet friends! Hope you're having a great Monday! We were so fortunate to have the time and means to travel quite a bit this summer. One of the places we visited was Washington D.C. and we had such a great time. We went for two reasons: 1) Greg had never been to D.C. … Continue reading D.C. Recap & a few thoughts…

Magnolia: Our Trip to the Silos

Hi friends! I mentioned that we've been traveling around some this summer and another place that I was so lucky to visit was the Magnolia Silos. Greg had a football related visit he needed to take to Temple, TX and you know what city you happen to drive through on your way to Temple... yep, … Continue reading Magnolia: Our Trip to the Silos