A week of photos-

This post is dedicated to the people of Prescott Arizona. Most of the photos were taken in that little cowboy town. It has a ton of history. Prescott Arizona put out a lot of heroes. One was Kialia Mueller, she sadly lost her life after being taken hostage by Isis years ago. She went to…

A bouquet a day.

  “The earth laughs in flowers.” Ralph Waldo Emerson A little over two months ago I started collecting flowers from my garden. If you are from Phoenix and live here during our summer months, then you know that flowers are pretty rare when it gets hot here. They just don’t last long. There are plenty…

DIY-Plaster turtles

For awhile there I was posting a fun DIY to do with your children over the summer months. I am going to try to make an effort to stick with that and post at least one fun kid friendly craft every month.  Hope you all enjoy this one along with the kids. Remember, it’s not…

Shopping trip to an old Arizona cowboy town (city).

Thought this would be a fun one to share with you all. Spent the day up in Prescott Arizona a couple weeks ago shopping. So much fun checking out their shops. If you are a follower of mine you will recognize some of the photos. This is such a beautiful place to visit for the…

Baked zucchini

Our neighbors across the street brought us a bunch of zucchini from their garden. So sweet. Thank you Lillian, Vance and baby Phebes. I found a really nice recipe online for a healthier version of fried zucchini and here it is:   Ingredients 2 tablespoons Olive oil 4 medium zucchinis 1 large egg 1/2 cup…

One nation under attack.

“United we stand, divided we fall” Trigger warning- this is not my usual post here at Our Little Red House. Just one of my summer time rants. You know it’s good to get things off your chest now and then. I should make this a regular thing. Maybe call it Monday morning rants, what a…

Taking a blogging break

  Happy August everyone. It’s time for me to catch up on things. A little writing break for the summer. I will be back sometime in September. My daughter will be posting a few scheduled post along with some re-posts from the past. Hope you all are having a great summer. Happy blogging everyone. Coming…

July updates and favorite blog post this month.

  “ Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” Marcel Proustot I love that quote above. It says a lot about what is really important and why we should be grateful for anything that makes us smile. It is so easy…

Dollar Day Do over-Wooden folk art dolls.

Guess what I found on one of my junking days at the second hand shop?   THIS…a big bag of mismatched wooden doll pieces and giant peg doll looking things to decorate. Don’t laugh…I know someone is laughing out there. Even here in a world of typed out letters, those giggles are pretty powerful and…