summer project list

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, My House19 Comments

Before I hop into today’s post, I wanted to let you know that it’s the last day to join Mustard Seed Mentoring.  So, if you’ve been pondering it, now is the day to decide! I can tell you that, so far, we have an amazing group of creative entrepreneurs already signed up.  There are members who are just starting a … Read More

spring garden update 2019

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Gardening48 Comments

Now that the kids are on summer vacation, spring is in full swing here in MN!  Seriously, that’s how long it takes!!  The garden is finally more than just a few sprouts.  It still has a ways to go, but I thought I would share how it’s coming along. The house finches vacated their nest on my Christmas wreath, so … Read More

join me on my next step of faith

Marian ParsonsRunning a Business17 Comments

I know I’ve been cryptic about “things I’m working on” and “new projects” for the past few months.  Those vague phrases are actually referring to several irons in the fire.  You know about some them like the fabric designs I’m working on for Spoonflower and the oil painting course for beginners, but there are a few other projects that are … Read More

May 2019 Favorites

Marian Parsonsa slice of life, Favorite Things12 Comments

May was a good month.  That’s a simple, but true way to say it.  I’ve loved the cool spring weather in Minnesota.  I enjoyed being out on walks in the mornings and sitting on the porch in the evenings.  And, while it’s been stressful at times, I have been loving work.  I am working on all sorts of new things…things … Read More

simple summer dinner

Marian Parsonsa slice of life, Food & Fitness6 Comments

More and more, I don’t mind cooking dinner, but  I hate having to use creative energy to figure out what I’m going to make for dinner.  I do like meal services for that reason and we do those occasionally, but I’m on my own most of the time.  That means that I keep things pretty simple… naan pizzas, breakfast for … Read More