A Raised Garden Bed Tutorial Raised garden beds are a great way to create an organized garden space even when you don't have a ton of room to work with. They also provide an easy drainage solution and help keep pests out. We DIY'd our own 4' x 8' raised garden beds and they work GREAT! This post will show you how to build raised garden beds that will last for years. Ready to build your own … [Read more...] about How To Build DIY Raised Garden Beds That Will Last For Years!
Wedding season is here and with my sister's wedding coming up in September (in which I will be Maid of Honor), my brain has been swimming with DIY wedding ideas! I will be hosting her bridal shower at the end of June and I have been having so much fun coming up with decor ideas, party favors and of course the menu! But first thing's first, it's not a party without the people! That's where this … [Read more...] about How to Create Invitations In Microsoft Publisher + Free Font Downloads
Growing up, my dad always planted a garden and taught us kids the importance of being able to grow your own food. Now that we finally have a home of our own, I am so excited to put his teaching into practice and start my very own vegetable garden! As the weather has been getting warmer I have been doing tons of research on what our first garden should look like in order to yield the best results. … [Read more...] about Our First Garden – The Plan
Welcome to my new blog! Last October my husband and I purchased our very first home (you can view the full tour here) and as soon as we signed on the dotted line, my mind was already swimming with all things home decor! Bright whites paired with warm woods, clean lines mixed with rustic finishes... I couldn't stop! My Pinterest boards were bursting at the seams! I immediately went to all of my … [Read more...] about Joyfully Growing – the blog
Pancakes have always been one of my favorite foods. In fact, pancakes were the very first thing I ever learned to cook on my own. You can imagine how happy my parents were when that happened - no more being woken up to the sound of, "When are you going to get up? I NEEEED pancakes". Yes, they were a necessity in my life ;) We ate pancakes every. single. weekend morning. And to this day, I still … [Read more...] about Fluffy Homemade Gluten-free Pancake Recipe
Happy Valentine's Day! I hope you are all enjoying your loved ones and celebrating love today. We are so excited to be celebrating Valentine's day in our new home! (Don't worry, I have TONS of updates coming soon!!) This is our 4th Valentine's day together as a married couple and they just keep getting better :) … [Read more...] about My Valentine
Welcome to our humble abode!! We are so excited to finally be homeowners. After packing up all of our things in 2013 to move to Boomtown, USA and living in a 5th wheel for two and a half years, followed by nine months of apartment living we are SO incredibly thankful to finally be purchasing our first home (not to mention leaving North Dakota and being closer to family/friends). Once Mike got the … [Read more...] about Our First Home!