The Nut House

School Shopping at the Nut House and Missing Homeschool Days

I started school shopping the other day, and realized that I have an entire hallway of school supplies. We still have our entire library from homeschooling, and much of the curriculum. We had to stop homeschooling 5 years ago, and I still miss the days when we all sat in the classroom together as...
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Money Just Sitting in My Swagbucks Account

I haven’t signed into my SwagBucks account in about 4 years. I forgot that I have $10 worth of Amazon gift cards sitting there waiting to be used. It’s like finding money in my coat pocket from last winter. Honestly I completely forgot that I had many of the accounts that I used to...
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Smokey Quartz & Garnet Necklace with Sterling Silver Bali Beads

This Smokey Quartz & Garnet necklace is listed for sale on Etsy, this is a short little video to show it off.
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Tribe Jewelry on Etsy

Years ago The Nut House Creations sold more than just jewelry at venues, so the name made sense. I know I am repeating myself when I say that making jewelry has been a part of my life since I was 8 years old, that is 4 decades of growing passion. I have realized a...
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Maxi Skirts from Legging Army

Maxi Skirts from Legging Army

I was looking for Maxi Skirts online & found Legging Army. Y’all know I am short and Maxi Skirts are usually long enough to be a dress on me. I ordered some & they are perfect! I’m so happy with them that I signed up as an affiliate so I can get a discount &...
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Celebrating Owain’s 10th Birthday!

Celebrating Owain’s 10th Birthday!


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Rodan + Fields Changed the Way I Look at My Life

I think I should talk about how I ended up with Rodan + Fields, why it became the part of my self-care routine that I didn’t know I was missing, and how it changed my life. For years I’ve just been a girl who takes care of everyone, and never takes care of me....
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Rodan + Fields is So Freaking Amazing I had to Start Selling It!

I have used Rodan + Fields products for about 2 years. Last week I decided it was finally time to sign on as a consultant. It had to be done! Y’all know I am always up for an Adventure, and adding RF to my life seems like the next journey to take. I absolutely...
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Home from The Hospital

Dr Devanagondi implanted the amplatzer device to close the fenestration, everything went great, and they were able to close up the fenestration. The team here is wonderful and I couldn’t be happier with the Heart Team at Golisano Children’s. He had an Echo, EKG, and x-rays, everything looked great and we bounced out! With...
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Closing Owain’s Fenestration at Golisano Children’s

It’s a Cath Lab day for Owain! He got the fenestration closed from his Fontan procedure when he was 3. This is his first procedure at Golisano Children’s. We miss the team at UVa Medical Center, but have tons of faith in his new hospital and the team here, they have been great to...
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Calling New York State Our New Home

This has been a long time coming. Like 14 years! I never wanted to move to Virginia, it just kind of happened. I tried for 13 years of marriage to move closer to my home, but it never happened. I have missed the beautiful rolling hills, the Finger Lakes, the Great Lakes, the Adirondack...
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Ariel Wakeboarding at Massanutten Water Park

The kids are all going to the YMCA summer camp, and they had a field trip to Massanutten Water Park on Ariel’s Birthday. It was such a perfect day to celebrate and take the day off from work!! I am so proud of this little girl, she wants to try everything, and I am...
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Owain wakeboarding at Massanutten Water Park

The kids are going to the YMCA Summer came & they had a field trip to Massanutten Water Park on Ariel’s Birthday, I took the day off to go with them. I am so over the top proud of my Heart Warrior for getting on the wake board!   *Edited to add that the...
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