I posted some of these thoughts on Instagram last night, but felt the urge to share it here, too, for any of you precious mamas who might be in a similar season! Urgent Care >> Quickly becoming our new home away from home. Baby Zion has had a rough week of fevers, sleeplessness and all the … [Read more...] about Clap Your Hands
Today I am excited to introduce you to Maureen Witmer from the popular website, Take Them a Meal. Take Them a Meal is an incredible resource for people wanting to help coordinate meal plans for families and/or friends in need. In addition to their easy online meal sign-ups, Maureen and her friend, … [Read more...] about How to Care for Families in the Hospital
There is a funny story behind this family photo. Several months ago one of the dads in the preschool where I work preciously offered to take some professional photos of our little crew. I was stunned and ridiculously excited because we didn't have any good photos of our family since Zion arrived … [Read more...] about A Funny Story and a Happy New Year to You!
I have a really fun printable for you today! People are always looking for ways to liven up a party this time of year or make family meals around the dinner table more exciting. Enter these hilarious Christmas Ice Breaker and Conversation Cards. Simply print, cut, and place into a bowl. Play … [Read more...] about Christmas Ice Breaker and Conversation Cards – FREE Printable!
ZONDERKIDZ SENT ME A COPY TO CHECK OUT AND IS PARTNERING WITH ME FOR TODAY’S POST AND GIVEAWAY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE AND THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING MY SITE! The other day my husband told me a story about a woman who reported her missing German Shepherd on our Ring Neighborhood App. Within … [Read more...] about 6 Christ-Centered Christmas Acts of Kindness – GIVEAWAY
We had an early Thanksgiving with my family yesterday and I wanted to share with you a few recipes in case you need some last-minute inspiration. Everything in this post you can make happen pretty quickly and it all tastes amazing! Just pick up a cooked turkey from your local grocery store or … [Read more...] about Easy Thanksgiving Side Dishes
One of my favorite Bible verses is 1 Thessalonians 5:18, "Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus." I cannot tell you how many times a day the Holy Spirit uses that verse to correct and encourage my ever-wandering heart! I want my boys to know the Lord and … [Read more...] about Fun Ways to Teach Kids Thanksgiving Bible Verses
Zonderkidz SENT ME A COPY TO CHECK OUT AND IS PARTNERING WITH ME FOR today's post! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE and thank you for supporting my site! With Christmas approaching, I am always looking for ways to point my children to Jesus and the Reason for the Season. If I truly want to capture … [Read more...] about Simple Activities to Teach Little Ones the Christmas Story from The Beginner’s Bible
HMH Books for Young Readers sent me a copy to check out and is partnering with me for a giveaway today! See my full disclosure here. One of the funniest comedy bits I have heard is Jim Gaffigan on bedtime. As a father of 5, he says, “Bedtime is a crisis. It's like a hostage negotiation... but in … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Get the Kids Calm for Bed – GIVEAWAY
I have a really yummy recipe for you all today! The back to school season can be so overwhelming for teachers as they learn their new students and establish their classroom routines and procedures. I wanted to give my preschool teaching team a little happy to show my appreciation for all that … [Read more...] about Recipe – Honey-Pecan Snack Mix
It's Back to School around here and my kids had the BEST first week! I owe it mostly to their wonderful new teachers, but I also think they had a great first week because we ate out almost every night. Because wow - back to school is truly back to bananas. Things were just too wild to think about … [Read more...] about 10 Simple Ground Beef Recipes
Hello? Is there anyone still out there reading my blog? :-) It has felt like an eternity since I have sat down to create and write. Summer is always a time where I like to power down, disconnect, and let my brain unclog from the school year stress. But as soon as the school supplies start showing … [Read more...] about Inspirational Back to School Lunch Box Notes – FREE Printable!
Our sweet Great Grandmommy flew to Jesus on the morning of April 27, 2019. She died peacefully in her sleep. The family gathered last Sunday in Grandmommy's home one last time for a small and informal memorial service. With great grandkids, grandkids, and her own children and their spouses … [Read more...] about Gone to Glory
I am partnering with Zonderkidz for today's post! More than anything in the world I want my kids to love Jesus and enjoy Him forever. I know there aren't any equations or how-to articles that will guarantee my child's salvation, but there are steps that I can take to be a good steward of the Good … [Read more...] about 3 Simple Ways to Share Jesus With Your Baby – GIVEAWAY!
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING THIS SITE AND MY FAMILY! SEE MY FULL DISCLOSURE HERE. Baby Zion is 6 months old! I can't believe he has been with us for a half of a year already! Time is flying. We are racing up on Easter and I wanted to share a … [Read more...] about Simple Easter Basket Ideas for Babies – GIVEAWAY!