A Ballerina and Flamingo Bedroom


Joyful hosting

When getting ready to transition our daughter from a toddler bed to a big-girl bed, we asked her what she wanted in her room. Unprompted, she confidently answered – Ballerinas and Flamingos. Hmm. Interesting combination. That might be a tall order. I’m not sure what I expected her response to be, but ballerinas and flamingos wasn’t […]

July 25, 2016

10 Practical Helps For A Mom With A Newborn and Older Children


Parenting

In the past 2 months since our third child was born, we have gratefully received help from family, neighbors and friends. Help from others has been key to helping our family adjust and survive. You guys, we have been so blessed! I’d like to share 10 of my favorite ways people have helped our family. […]

July 18, 2016

Spray Painted Flower Pots


DIY, Uncategorized

Since baby girl was born in May, nothing has been created. And I have been in desperate need to make, decorate or complete something, anything, for my own sanity. Since we moved in, I’ve wanted large, blue flower pots in front of our house. Have you ever purchased large planters for your home? Talk about sticker shock! When I find […]

July 13, 2016

Hands FULL. My Cup Runneth Over


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting, Practice Gratitude, Uncategorized

Well hello there. Wonder where I’ve been these past months? On May 11, 2016 at 12:34 pm, we were blessed by the arrival of our daughter Audra Grace at 7 pounds 9 ounces. To say things have been busy…is an understatement. In fact, I don’t have time to be writing this now, but my soul and my […]

July 5, 2016