• Dresser Makeover

    Right after the first of the year, J asked me what I thought should be our next ‘big’ project on the house. There’s a long list of many things to choose from, and I spent some time thinking on this when it occurred to me: we need to FINISH all the projects that are already started. You know, all those little finishing details that sometimes go by the wayside – and then you realize it’s been years. Things that will add up in both time and money, and that linger on the ‘to do list’. We’ve worked our way through this house scraping popcorn ceilings and painting walls. And while these…

  • Three Years Ago…

    Three years ago today, I left my life in Nebraska to start something new in Colorado. I packed up my SUV with my essentials and drove away from Therapy House. The house that I poured blood, sweat and tears into, quite literally.  The house that offered me a first night of full rest, after many restless nights over the course of many months, the very first night I tucked in to bed there. The house that was all mine – that I took pride in – that was a testiment of how ‘ok’ everything was despite all the messiness in life. I miss that little house (with the gigantic garage)……

  • The Longest Week Ever!

    I’m pretty sure this has been the longest week, EVER. In the history of the world. I’ve talked with several people who agree, so it must be true! I’m so tired. I’m not even sure my brain is firing on all cylinders. Thank goodness it is Friday!! I have little to tell you today, but couldn’t resist the urge to share that in 1 week this will be ours: Woooo Hoooo! Happy Valentine’s Day to US!! There aren’t words for how excited I am about this — or about sharing this journey with you. Stay tuned!! Have a fabulous weekend! H