Happy October Here in Anchorage, just a few hundred miles from the Arctic Circle, the trees are nearly bare of leaves. The air is crisp during the day. The evenings are downright chilly. Each morning, we wake to frost glittering all across the city and the snow steadily creeps and inches its way down the mountains. Any day now, the ground will be covered in billowing clouds of white and the dark of winter will be upon us. For now, we are enjoying the last bit of daylight and basking in the final days of sunshine. [bctt tweet=”Merry October! Enjoy… View Post

Is it spring yet? I know the calendar says it’s spring, but it’s barely recognizable from my neck of the woods. Most states are well into spring while here in Alaska spring doesn’t go full swing until May. Waiting until then to share a mini home tour with a few spring decor inspirations would be weird, even confusing. All photos are pinnable, but the main Pinterest image is at the bottom of this post. This rocker is one that I gave a paint finish nearly ten years ago. The real test of quality with a paint finish is when it can withstand… View Post

Am I late to the game? Maybe? Maybe not. Today I want to share more about me, the triumphs, and my journey over the past year. I want to delve into the things that plague my mind, the blessings, along with some of what really happened behind the scenes in a blog post and life.  However, I am a bit late with this post, but that’s because I was busy making an iMovie, my first video, and the first real one on my Youtube channel!  It took about 70 hours in 5 days to put together. So…. Welcome, 2016 !!! …and… View Post

I’m excited about this blog post! This is the first year I have shared my holiday home decor all in one post. In case you didn’t know, you are visiting Narnia today. I kid. I kid.  I just call where I live Narnia. You are in Anchorage, Alaska- where for most of the year it is winter. This Christmas porch is a nice change from the usual white lights, garland, and some variation of a wreath that it usually wears during the holidays. I like to keep the porch area more in line with my preference for French Country and… View Post