Designing a Home with Heart

Gather In

Gather In
As Summer blends into Autumn, the arrival of a new season can easily stir within anticipation of what the next moments in life will bring into our lives.  This autumn, I hope to focus on the gathering in of certain things that will help me keep focus on what is important.

To Do Lists ~ For the Glory of God

To Do Lists ~ For the Glory of God
I've gotten "to do" lists wrong.  I've become a slave to my lists and let them burden me deeply.  I've started them on Monday and listed them out ...

Stitch Bar Time

Stitch Bar Time
My sweet nine year old (our youngest, who will turn double digits next month) wrote this precious note. I traced his hand -left because he’s ...

More Than a Market Bag

More Than a Market Bag
Hello~  Spring is a time of anticipation and wonder.  God's glorious creation reminds us daily that seasonality has its ups and downs.  It's pretty...

Top 5 Must Haves for Winter

Top 5 Must Haves for Winter

Welcome to 2019!  I'm looking forward to a fresh start and hope to focus on what is important. I have the Top 5 Things I Must Have in this new season.  Take a peek! It's probably not what you are expecting! Download the Top 5 Must Haves for Winter from the download section in our shop for free!

https://www.justbeyondthecottonwoods.com/products/winter-top-5-must-haves

Holiday Joy Checklist

Holiday Joy Checklist
Try this fun DIY scroll Holiday Joy Checklist this season!

Welcome to November!

Welcome to November!
Welcome to November! Are you looking forward to a full and fabulous season of gathering, feasting, and enjoying?  When a new month begins, do you a...

On Being a Tiny Business

On Being a Tiny Business
    On Being a Tiny Business   By now, I’m sure you have heard of the tiny house craze.  Those cute compact homes inspire me to simplify my own ho...

Exciting New Adventure with Agapé Books Coffee Shoppe Décor in Springfield Ohio

Exciting New Adventure with Agapé Books Coffee Shoppe Décor in Springfield Ohio
Exciting News!  Just Beyond the Cottonwoods is now in a brick and mortar!  Agapé Books Coffee Shoppe Décor in Springfield Ohio  is currently stocki...

Mossy Letter DIY

Mossy Letter DIY
Easy Mossy Letter DIY

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!
As I’m enjoying this whole tiny business journey, I am especially enjoying the quite moments I get to indulge in to be creative.  Although I love b...

Expectations and Loving Mom Life

Expectations and Loving Mom Life
  Expectations can clasp around my throat like an invisible vise sometimes, and no matter how hard I try I just I can’t shake them.  When a disappo...