Don't miss this essay by the Headmistress at Frugal Hacks. Popcorn and soda parties? Her mother's story gave me chills.
"...to do less and do better in the coming weeks."
I don't know which impresses me more, the resolve I see at Where the Lilies Bloom or the wonderfully simple way she created an heirloom nursery out of scraps.
Pleasant View Schoolhouse makes a funeral luncheon brighter with care and creativity.
Above: thrift store games for Friday night; placemats from the church yard sale & bulk almonds for snacking.