Reading Nook

TweetOne of my favorite things to do as a child was to read so I love watching my kids discovering the joy of reading as well. I really want to encourage it as much as I can. When I was younger I always loved to find fun spots to read in. I would climb trees … [Read more…]

Open for Business!

TweetWell as I stated in my very first blog post “hold on to your butts”! The My Inspired Farmhouse apron shop page is open for business. An Apron Shop page is located at the top of the website in the menu list. I’ve never done this before so I am excited and honestly a little … [Read more…]

Apron Announcement!

Tweet   I love aprons.   I love how I think of my grandma when I wear one, I love how pretty they are and I love how when I spill all over myself – which I always do ( I guess the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree with my kiddos and their spills) … [Read more…]

Eat the Meatball!

TweetMeat Meat Meat Meat Meat Meat BALL!  Eat the meatball!! This is something we chant on meatball night in our house and you must punch your fists up in the air while you are doing it. The kids saw it once on one of their cartoons and we’ve been doing it ever since.  When you … [Read more…]

A Moment of Pause

TweetYou will never hear me say it’s better to be a stay at home mother or a working mother – that there is a right and a wrong way. I’ve lived both ways now and I truly believe that it’s a very personal decision and it’s not easy either way.   If you are lucky enough … [Read more…]

Thank Goodness for Spills ;)

TweetI’ve been trying hard to have less freak outs over the endless spills in my house – for my sake and my kid’s sakes. So today when Trey spilled his full glass of juice all over his lunch, the table and floor the minute after I served it to him, I took a deep breath … [Read more…]

Thank you!

TweetIt’s my first month anniversary in the blog world and I have to say I’m having great fun.  Having  a blog is a weird thing.  I feel like I’m sitting on my front porch talking to you but I don’t know who “you”are.  I don’t know who’s reading it, how many people are reading it, … [Read more…]


TweetThey say admitting your addiction is the first step so here goes…my name is Heather and I am addicted to making signs.  I’m not sure how this happened.  It snuck up on me like most addictions I suppose.  You were all with me when I made my first sign.  The spooktacular halloween sign and now … [Read more…]

A Farmhouse Stairwell

TweetIn many homes the stairwell is a focal point – grand with beautiful banisters.  But in a lot of  old, hardworking farmhouses the stairwells weren’t there for looks.  They were built to serve a purpose – point blankly to get you from one floor to the next.   I would say our stairwell falls into … [Read more…]