In April our family grew by 6 chicks. (Martin shown here) The boys named them all and really wanted the chicks to be boys…leading me to explain why we wanted them to be girls. Martin was a favorite as a chick because she looked like she was wearing a superhero mask. A few weeks later, […]
There’s a local upcoming art festival this weekend that I have attended for years and this year I’m excited to take part in it. The Cedarburg Strawberry Festival takes place in the heart of the sweetest downtown I know, a town that will always have a special place in my heart. I’ll be there with a booth for my […]
Our youngest son is from China. He waited for a forever family on a “special needs” list, as so many children do. The sad truth is healthcare in China is vastly different than it is here and parents of children with medical conditions are often faced with the heart wrenching decision of either giving up […]
Who else is excited for summer break to officially start?! Maybe it already has where you live, but here we are just waiting for our oldest (in Kindergarten) to wrap up his school year next week. So, in the midst of planning summer “bucket lists” and waiting for consistent warm weather, I’ve been working on […]
Just wanted to pop in to share some of the prints I offer in the shop that would make great gifts for Mother’s Day. All of them are parts of Proverbs 31…. and would make such a great reminder of truth for a special woman in your life. Mother’s Day is May 10th!
Something new and exciting is coming to Fancy That Design House & Co.! A little while back I cut up a vintage apron I had to make myself a necklace because I liked the little floral pattern on it. Well, that necklace has since turned into many more and so Corliss was started. If you […]
It’s our birthday! Fancy That Design House & Co. has turned 3 and around here we celebrate with sales! Save 20% off in the shop today with coupon code HBDFANCYTHAT Thank you so much for your support!
March 2 – one year ago today we met our third son. So many prayers, much planning, and anticipation all led up to that moment of walking into the conference room of our hotel in southeast China. It’s often referred to as “gotcha day.” We call it family day, as we celebrate our family as […]