Tarte Swamp Queen Pallete by Grav3yardgirl - review and swatches
beauty beauty & style

Tarte Swamp Queen Palette

Tarte Swamp Queen palette in all it’s swampy glory!  Let me preface this post by saying that it’s been forever since I’ve done a beauty related post, I am far from a makeup artist but I do love playing…

quilt dino
life quilts

Sew Sweet

I’m sure if you’ve been reading the blog lately or following on Instagram, you’ll already know that I’ve been talking a lot about sewing lately. I’ve rediscovered an old friend. For too long after we moved to South Carolina,…

Antique Train Station Bench - vintage entryway find
house Vintage Finds

Every Bench Has A Story

For the past two months we’ve been on the lookout for some sort of seating that would fit in our entryway.  I’ve been on a farmhouse vintage kick lately…so I’ve been trying to seek out some fun and unique…

hitting the road
life military wife

One Year To Go

One year to go until we PCS (move) again. Bring on the countdown! I’d love to say that these past two years have gone by quickly since we got orders…but I’d be lying, lol! My husband and I met…

Double Chocolate Whoopie Pies - Two soft chocolate cookie cakes filled with light and fluffy chocolate cream = amazing!
desserts eat

Double Chocolate Whoopie Pies

Two soft chocolate cookie cakes filled with light and fluffy chocolate cream = amazing! Double Chocolate Whoopie Pies… Is your mouth watering now?  Because it should be, lol! Uploading these pictures is making me crave another batch of these…

Checkerboard Postage Stamp Quilt - a great quilt to use up your scrap stash!
DIY quilts

Checkerboard Postage Stamp Quilt

I can’t tell you how good it feels to finally finish another quilt! It’s.been.forever. Probably close to three years since I’ve completed a quilt. But a few months back, I found myself stalking Pinterest again in search of a…

golden girls gift
life military wife

Thank You For Being A Friend

For a military family, summer is the busiest month…and the time when the most PCS’s happen (moves). I’m notoriously bad for dealing with friends moving away.  I tend to ignore the fact that they are moving or just stop…