Because I’m just that dang cool!

Soooo, . . . I asked about your timing of Christmas decorating. I normally don’t go out this early for mine . . . but I have 4 kids who have been obsessed with the Christmas decor at Hobby Lobby since they came out with it 2 months ago! In honor of my babies – I let them each have a choice in trees – lucky for me, they all went with the same kind, but different colors!!

They even picked out their own decorations {which I limited to only “strings” of something.} This is Carson’s – he went on the wild side of “blue on blue” which is more like aquamarine on aquamarine . . . . but you can’t tell a 3 year old that and he understand {unless it was Hudson – he could give you the recipe on how to come up with this color at 3 – I’m not kidding.}

Okay – I actually bought Em’s tree last year – and good thing, they don’t have anything like it this year at the HobLob! And yes, I picked out her beads, too! Don’t worry, she was pleased as punch with my choice!

I swear that is all I did – these 4 trees! No lights. No busting out the big tree. Or the stockings. Nativity. Nothing like that!! I’ve got a few more weeks before that! And I’m not going to show anymore with the hopes that I might join the Nester’s Tour of Homes this year! I said might! That takes some planning!

And don’t hate me . . .

Check out this oil painting I got for the kids’ bathroom! haha – unfortunately, it wasn’t packaged correctly! Boo-hoo!! The creases are too deep and no amount of stretching will fix it. Now some poor soul has to paint me up another! But I love it so much – has got to be the funniest thing ever!!

Yesterday, I got the worst headache of all time! About 10 minutes before Lonnie came home, I was face down in the sofa. He had to complete supper, bathe the kids and put them in bed – without me! I slept for over 13 hours!!! That is about how much I sleep in a week! I’m sooo behind – I had big plans for finishing up things – emails – clean my studio/office – put away the last of the Halloween crap! Nothing – nada – not a single thing got done! Horrible feeling to start my Wednesday morning . . . BUT I have NO headache praise Jesus! So, I’m very thankful – I really thought my brain was going to explode. It was just that bad. I don’t think it was sinus related {or flu for that matter.} I think I just had a migraine.

It’s 6:15 and my day has to start . . . I just wanted to get this post up {since I had every intention of doing it last night!!!} Wishing you all a very productive day!

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About Kim
I picked up a paint brush for the first time 7 years ago, and haven't put it down since. My goal - To paint a canvas for my son's nursery. I never dreamed a business would be born out of it. {And if you saw the first canvas, you would think the same thing, too!}


  1. Paige says:

    Hope you have a great day as well! Glad you are feeling better.

  2. Sandy Toes says:

    Have a good day! Starting the day at 6:15..makes me want to eat dinner at 10:30…I feel like I have been up forever!
    sandy toe

  3. Megan L Hutchings says:


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