Category Archives: For Fun

36 Favorite Picture Books for Toddlers and Children

Are you looking for new books to read to your children or to give as baby shower or birthday gifts? You’ve come to the right place! When I shared the photos of Libby’s bedroom update, I mentioned that we are big … Continue reading

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My First Mother’s Day

Happy belated Mother’s Day to all you moms out there! I was so happy and excited to celebrate my first Mother’s Day, and Libby and her daddy made my weekend very special. Stephen came home Friday with a few gifts … Continue reading

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An Announcement…

Hi Friends! Oh my, I miss y’all.  Stephen and I have been busy these past few months but not so much with house projects.  School’s back in session, Stephen’s crazy busy at work, and we’re making big plans for big … Continue reading

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Happy Belated St. Patty’s Day to you all!  Stephen, the master four-leaf clover finder, plucked this guy from our yard today and it was so fitting I had to share. We’re back tomorrow with some fun updates!  See you soon. … Continue reading

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Couch City

Happy Friday, friends!  Today was a big day for the Heards.  I successfully finished my first week back to school and Stephen had his last day at his old job.  What a great way to end the week! In between … Continue reading

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Christmas Snapshots

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday!  Ours was perfect – great weather, delicious food, and most importantly – lots of time with loved ones.  We’ve got some tutorials coming up over the next couple weeks as well as … Continue reading

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Christmas Q & A

I came across this Christmas survey on It’s a Crafty Life this weekend and I thought I’d fill it out for fun.  Here are 22 things you might not have known about the holidays at Heardmont! 1. Egg nog or … Continue reading

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Favorite Finds in Grandma’s Basement

Stephen and I spent the weekend helping my Grandma finish moving out of her home in Arkansas. It was a good weekend overall, but bittersweet because getting to spend so much time with her this weekend meant we’ll be seeing … Continue reading

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It’s Gratuitous Picture of Your Dog Tuesday, everybody!  Here’s one for you: Molly chillin’ out next to our newly updated flower pots. In reality, it’s more like “Molly intently focusing on the tennis ball I’m holding in my left hand … Continue reading

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End of Summer Project

Hey y’all!  Check back tomorrow for a sneak peek of a little “project” we’re working on with Stephen’s side of the family.  🙂 {Photo taken last Thanksgiving at the in-laws’}

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