A Rental Renovation – and newest team members!

By | 2017-09-26T02:49:45+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Ripcord|

When Lisa and I first walked into this particular rental renovation project, Lisa called the owner and apologized to them for how their property had been "disrespected." She wasn't the one who needed to apologize, but she hated it for the property owners to be left with such a devastated house. It was pretty bad. [...]

Springtime Sprucing Up Starts With 1 IDEA

By | 2017-09-26T02:49:48+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Blog|

The Spring Cleaning bug has bitten so many homemakers!! And one reason is because the kiddos will be out of school soon and moms just don't want to start into the summer with chaos, clutter and confusion in the home. So, where do we start when the closets, the bedrooms, the bathrooms, the kitchen, home [...]

Spring Brings New Life to a Madison Family’s Home

By | 2017-09-26T02:49:49+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Blog|

It was October 2016 when I drove up a long driveway that was shadowed by beautiful oak trees.  I had a feeling things were fixing to get real interesting. And they did! As I parked my car, I couldn't help but notice the quiet. The beauty of the surroundings was simple and natural, and as [...]

Homemaking that Makes Sense Videos … #CHRISTMASTIME

By | 2017-09-26T02:49:54+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Blog|

Hi Friend! The photo for this blog is so special to me because it shows one of my favorite "vintage" books...and the simple Christmas ornament always keeps me reminded of the real meaning of why we decorate and celebrate this time of year - the beautiful Reason of the Season - the birth of Jesus! [...]

7 Habits of a Happy Household – “It Is Ours WHEN…”

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:03+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Blog|

Meet Trace! My first born son who definitely inspired me in making our 2nd video for our series because of one significant moment he had with God while sitting in a fold-down church chair. In yesterday's video, I said something that you may or may not have noticed...I left us hanging in "one place" of [...]

7 Habits of a HAPPY Household – Kick-off Video!

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:04+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Blog|

It's June 1st! The first day into a new series titled, "7 Habits of a Happy Household!" And here's why I am so excited about this ... Not to start us off on too much of a negative note - but when I look around, when I run errands, as I buzz into Kroger, go [...]

Homemaking Done Right – (1st Video Series)

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:04+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Blog|

Before we start into another Interior Inspirations series, "7 Habits of a Happy Household", I thought I'd go ahead and collect all the videos in our 1st series (the series that actually started all this), right here.  "Homemaking Done Right" Now, keep in mind, as God placed this one sentence on my heart one morning [...]

How God Organized Our Life to GO with Him to Mississippi

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:04+00:00 May 22nd, 2016|Blog|

Happy Sunday morning! In this video, Rip tells the story in how God started back in August 2015, really organizing our life, getting us more focused and intentional, to get us here in Mississippi. We knew "change" was coming, but had NO idea what that change was. In August, He told me, "Work Interior Inspirations [...]

Time to Whip Up Some Chicken Marsala and Build a Bench!

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:13+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Blog|

Nothing like coming home and having your friend, Chris Bonee, in your kitchen cooking up a delicious meal! My home smelled just like Olive Garden and so I had to grab my camera and capture the whole excitement in our home! I'm not a wine drinker, and have never cooked with wine, so this was [...]

Homemaking Done Right…Again! Video #2

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:18+00:00 November 4th, 2015|Blog|

Happy Tuesday! I hope you've had a great day Part of Today's "Throw It Out" is REALLY obvious - throw out trash that's literally piled up in our home throw out piles of unused bottles, containers, tubes of "whatever" that is tucked away in our cabinets and drawers go on a "hunt" for things in [...]

Lisa Rippy’s Newest Bible Studies…and more!

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:21+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Blog|

Hello friends!! Well, now that Rip and I are back from the Send 2015 Conference, (...insert Hallelujahrrr!!), we are still without words in response to everything we experienced!  We both wanted to grab a selfie of our time together because we KNOW that "there is no such thing as a coincidence in the life of [...]

Family Bible Time Complete Series

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:23+00:00 July 12th, 2015|Blog|

I just recently posted our final Family Bible Time video for this series, and I've been so blessed in sharing with you! Family Bible Time doesn't have to be elaborate (in fact, it really shouldn't be!). All you need is a short time to gather and a willingness to point your children to Christ. That's [...]

Family Bible Time Series, Part 4

By | 2017-09-26T02:50:25+00:00 June 2nd, 2015|Blog| Hi everyone! Long time no posts/videos, but I'm happy to be back in the swing of things! May is just as crazy as December (in my opinion), and everyone is shifting into summer mode. I wanted to continue my Family Bible Time series with Part 4, which focuses on the Scripture memory and [...]