Author: Mimi Crissenberry

Hi, I'm Mimi! My greatest joy comes from my family as well as creating things on a budget--so I am all about both. I am blessed to have four fun, hyper, loving, and handsome boys, and a very loving and supportive husband. To help keep my sanity in a world filled with testosterone: I paint, saw, carve, build, fix, repurpose, and draw. For tips, tricks and DIY creative ideas visit:

10 Things Foreclosure has Taught Me

I prided myself on being a person of integrity — doing what I am supposed to do. A person who never lets people down. However, I was thrown into an identity crisis when we were forced into foreclosure on our family’s first home. It was a time where, with God’s help, I conquered feelings of doubt and became stronger in …