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Lisa’s Family Trains before bedtime Nap time Lisa’s hospital socks Pam’s Family Playing with our favorite toy lately, Trio blocks! The last few days has been in the low 70’s here in Southern Utah! Enjoying the amazing weather at the park this week! Grandpa brought some of his pigeons to Nathan’s preschool this week! Enjoying some…

Pam’s Menu Beef and Broccoli Rathskeller Pork Potato Tacos Meatballs w/ Cream Sauce Corn and Cheese Chowder Lisa is taking a weekend off.  She was ridiculously sick yesterday and even spent the morning in the hospital.  Boo.  Get better quick Lisa! Banana Smoothie – Chiquita Banana  Rainbow Windcatchers – A Pretty Cool Life Wheat Grass…

I’m Meg-the person behind the posies, which is where the title of my blog came from.  I taught and worked in many different roles in education before my children were born.  Now my days still revolve around children, but a much smaller group.   I love being with my kids full time and watching them grow…

Nathan was pretty young when he transitioned out of the crib. He was only 13 months actually. The kid was/is a C-R-A-Z-Y sleeper. He would hit the sides of his crib and wake himself up. So, we got him some basic skateboard sheets for his bed, which at the time was actually just a double…

Our Grandparents don’t live close, but we still like to wish them a Happy Valentine’s Day. I try to find things to send that are fun and meaningful. This year I made a mad lib for my boys to fill out for them. I added the hearts on the bottom for them to draw some…

There are a ton of great tutorials out there on how to take an old piece of furniture and redo it into a masterpiece. But what about a crappy piece of furniture that has already been given a really bad paint job? I had a bookshelf that was given to me by a friend when…

I am SOO glad that our Family Measure Stick is moveable!  We have lived in 3 different houses since Nathan was born and it has been so great just taking it with us! To make it we just got a piece of wood that was measured just over 3″ wide and is 5 ft tall….

After my daughter was born, I quickly became frustrated looking for hair accessories.  I just couldn’t find what I wanted in local shops!  After a few failed attempts and encouragement from great friends and a supportive husband Posies and Petals was born!  I truly enjoy working with clients to create something special that fits their…

My boys, specifically Nathan, love STAMPING! Nathan requests it almost daily!  We have several Melissa and Doug stamp sets that we love!  He loves making “art” with them. There are all sorts of themed sets:  Animals, Dinosaurs, Horses, Princesses, Vehicles, Landscapes, Friendship, Butterfly, Baby Zoo, and Baby Farm  But, now that Nathan is getting older and…

Pin It   Exactly one year ago today, I held my Moms hand while she took her last breath and I felt her heart beat for the last time.       A short 6 months earlier my Mom had slurred her speech for the first time, igniting a month of intense doctor visits that…