Arizona shopping adventures…a pretty paper store.

Remember this you guys? I visited this store a couple months ago. I love paper. When I am organizing, paper is the hardest section in my pile of messes to go through. I have little scraps of photos, quotes, art, etc…all paper. I have about three baskets filled with paper, stickers and magazine pages for…

Sunday greetings and a box of blessings.

Happy Sunday everyone. Today’s bible verse from my friend’s box of blessings is… But my soul shall rejoice in the lord, and shall be delighted in His salvation.Psalms 34:9 Have a beautiful Sunday everyone. Stay safe out there and God bless you all. Photos are from the garden yesterday morning. It’s so nice outside right…

Arizona shopping adventures…an old bank becomes a store.

Remember that Fall road trip we all took? Well there were a couple places where we parked our truck and got out to explore. One of those places was Prescott Arizona. Prescott is one of my favorite places to shop. It isn’t too far away from Phoenix so it is a very popular place to…

An Arizona Fall road trip.

” To travel is to live.” Hans Christian Andersen A couple days ago my husband came to me and said it was time for a road trip for the family. He had been keeping track of the Fall color guide here in our state of Arizona and the day finally came when the colors here…

DIY Aspen mini log pumpkins.

“ Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the Autumn tree.” Emily Bronte Been up north spending a little time up at Our Little Red House. Some peace and quiet from the city. I can’t believe all the yellow flowers they have up there everywhere. All you hear are birds and the rustle of…

Thrift store treasures…souvenirs.

“ Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” This months thrift store treasures are all about those little gifts we pick up when we are visiting a new place. It’s summer time now and people everywhere are getting out and traveling more. Here in…

Spring trip to Our Little Red House.

“ I’ll take you up and down these hollers and hills, let me show you how country feels.”   It’s that time of the year. Time to head up and check on the little red house. There were still pockets of snow on the drive up but no ice thank God. The snow is melting and…

Arizona adventures…visit to a country museum.

I miss museums. I don’t know if they are open in your area but here in our part of the world they are still closed and have been for almost a year now. I used to do monthly museum visit before the pandemic. What my husband and I called our date days. My children grew…

Back to Our Little Red House…part two.

  ” Sometimes the road you travel doesn’t lead to the destination you had hoped for. But if you can look back on the trip and smile…then it was worth it.” Trigger warning- subject covers what it is like during a pandemic here in Arizona. If anyone reading this is fed up with the negative…

When it rains it snows…at Our Little Red House that is.

It’s that time of year again. That time of year that makes it impossible to drive up to check on our place because the days we have free are also days when big storms roll into our state. Every time it rains here, it snows up north. We are desert creatures, having been raised in…