• Chemo Comfort Bags

    **I did this project in early 2015 as a way to give back to patients on the journey through Chemotherapy. I am not currently working on another round of this project. Please feel free…

  • little blue truck: birthday

      Bennett turns TWO! Don’t you just LOVE his shirt? My best friend Hope has two of the cutest boys you’ll ever see! They are full of hugs and kisses and the sweetest baby…

  • living room tour

    We just finished installing Bamboo Hardwood Floors in the main living areas of our home! The bedrooms are next, but in the mean time – here’s a photo update of our lovely living room!…

  • etsy printables

    Take a look at the Etsy Shop! Check back frequently for new designs! You can click each image to see the Etsy listing! Email annaleethomasson@gmail.com for custom orders!…

  • printastic photo albums

    This morning I’m coming to you from my new favorite work place, The Post Cafe here in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina! With great coffee and a ton of snacks and meals to choose from,…

  • whale tail door knocker

    My whole life, I always loved this whale tail door knocker that my grandmother had on the front door. My mom says that it was on the front door of every house they owned,…

  • finish well: 2015

    finish. reflect. plan. hope. pray. rest. believe. wonder. discover. decide. prepare. even my quiet time is jam packed!     ok but seriously… most mornings, now that I have my own car again, I’ve…

  • family photos & new traditions

    HEY FRIENDS! So now that everyone has their Christmas cards (check your mailbox, ma) I thought I’d share our 2015 family photos! The lovely Jana from Magnolia Photography (our wedding photographers) did our Christmas…

  • we didn’t get each other christmas presents

    As 2015 is coming to a close, and another Christmas is in the books, I’ve found complete joy just in being with family this holiday season.  Last weekend we did Christmas with M’s family…

  • floral arrangements & a coastal wedding

    One of the biggest surprises when I started my DIY wedding, was that I couldn’t actually handle all of the flowers on my own. — gasp —  — I needed help! —  — totally…

  • my one word 2016: JOY

    joy joi/ noun 1. a feeling of great pleasure and happiness. “tears of joy” synonyms: delight, great pleasure, joyfulness, jubilation, triumph, exultation,rejoicing   The start of a new year is like the greatest Monday there ever was! Yet, this…

  • a journal prompt & hot chocolate

    I’ve been rewatching old episodes of Grey’s Anatomy – I’m at a point in the show where Meredith is going through her mother’s old journals. I got to thinking, what if our future children,…