Sprinkle Joy.

A little here.  A little there.  A little everywhere. 

Mom to Teddy and Madeleine. Wife to Tim. Designer. I LOVE: cooking | baking, entertaining family & friends,
unknown travel destinations, a good book, positive words, photography, and the occasional martini.

August 10, 2010

It’s not good enough to believe in something.

It’s got to be something good.  Something big. 

Something strong enough to get you through 

the most hellish night you can fathom – 

and the most beautiful morning you can imagine. 

So believing in something yes. 

But, pleas...

August 5, 2010

Smile for a stranger. 

Find the time when you have none. 

A simple, human gesture inspires others 

to go with the flow.  Such a small gift, 

such simple greatness, has moved mountains

and is inside us all. 

So tonight we had Tim’s good-bye dinner at Agave Mexican Restau...

August 4, 2010

It’s amazing how little things can restore your faith in people;

Situations get messy sometimes and you think, 

“What’s the point?” Then somebody

does some cool thing for somebody else. 

Just one little amazingly human thing and you realize…

there might be something to this...

August 3, 2010

So we had our first open house yesterday.  Tim and I spent all weekend cleaning, mowing, dusting, vacuuming – you know… deep cleaning the bathrooms and getting the pink stuff off the tub floor.  We put out fresh flowers and I spent all morning baking chocolate chip coo...

August 2, 2010

So, I love picking up small inspirational books.  It’s weird how words and motivational sayings can really change your day.  The most recent book I picked up is called, “BE INSPI(RED)” – Words of Hope and Courage. For the next couple of entries, I’m going to end my blo...

June 27, 2010

I don’t think you can ever get sick of looking back at your wedding photos, at least I don’t.  I have to thank my photographer, Brian Hall who captured our day.  (Brian just updated his blog with some of our pictures.) We had such an amazing day! Here are some of...

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Hi, I'm Liz

I'm a midwestern girl who lives in Iowa with my amazing husband, Tim and our incredible son Theodore.  I love to cook, entertain family and friends, visit unknown travel destinations, and enjoy the occasional martini.  


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