Who knows when my love of wood started. Yes, I said, “wood.” I did love climbing oak trees as a child. I taught myself how to refinish furniture as I grew older. Still to this day, I marvel when the beauty of the veins within the wood seem to pop as I apply stain. Making … More Ode to The Rustic Wood
Isn’t it funny how places you have been to end up in your dreams? Sometimes, it is nice to sleep a little longer and dream a little more.
Nothing is better than visiting a place and yearning to return some day. You made amazing memories and want to relive the experience once again, right? Well, why not return during the same trip? So, I did just that. I headed from Kalispell to Spokane, Washington in hopes of visiting the Palouse region once again. … More Palouse Revisited
From Butte to Kalispell, Montana to see friends and the sites! Funny how a two month road trip is taking over a year to blog about isn’t it? Kinda like being on one loooooong summer vacation for a year. But then again, who would complain about that prospect? Montana, full of fun times with friends. … More Friendly Montana
Road trips = lots of time on the road! Always up for enjoying the journey, I love to stop and enjoy the views along the way to make my road trip a lot of fun! Idaho Twin Falls! Utah Holding newborn babies along the way is always a bonus to a road … More Goodbye Palouse! Hello Idaho! Hello Utah!
The deep reds and pealing paint on old grey barn wood draws us back in time to what people have called a “simpler life”. To me, the reds represent the warmth and love of family. The barn is a reminder of how the family works hard to take care of each other because of that love. This is what draws … More Red Palouse
How do you get to Palouse? Follow 26! You will be welcomed with a sign that looks like this: You will know you are in the right place if you see a lot of this: Wheat And this: Hay And many of these: Old and New Farm Equipment And … More Palouse Take 1