New Years Tradition

4 or 5 years ago we started this tradition at New Year's that we all love….New Year's Red Cards.  It is a take off from the Chinese. The Red Envelope signifies Good Luck in the new year.  We fill the envelopes with $8 which also has a […]

Relax, Refresh, Renew! – January 2013

I have taken some much needed time off to relax, refresh and renew!  The latter part of 2012 has been a busy and fabulous one but it left me feeling creatively drained!  So I took the time off to be with my family, friends and […]

Value Life…..

As we go into this busy holiday season I want to share something that came full circle for me this past month.  I talked about something that forever changed my life HERE.  Suicide is one of those things that no one likes to talk about […]

All School Photo!

For the past 6-7 years I have had the honor and challenge of volunteering to photograph our entire school.  When you think of that, that is over 500 kids (that is over 1000 arms to keep down by their sides!) plus 20 adults staring into the […]

Getting ready for Christmas!

We are in full Christmas swing and I LOVE IT!  I love this time of year.  Tree went up on Friday and I have grand plans of gingerbread houses and cookies (which also translates into wine night with my dad)… This year our holiday pictures […]

Ramona Rampage Champs!

It was one heck of a sports weekend at our house.  We had 5 games in two days!  Michaela made the travel basketball playoffs and we are all so proud of our team!  They won their first playoff game on Saturday morning and then Sunday […]

Cheers from the He{ART} Painting Class

Last Thursday I had the pleasure of teaching another class at Stamping Details.  This time I hosted a wine/cheese party to inspire us.  It was a find night despite the fact I was not feeling so great (just the start of being sick).  I love […]

More than a Football Season…

Our little town shared in the glory of our high school football team these past few weeks.  For many reasons this season was special…for me, just a mom it was more. I was part of something bigger than just some football games.  I was invited […]