DIY: Winter Organization Project Sneak Peak


DIY

  My husband and I went out and bought thirty 1×3″ common boards. Can you guess what we’re making? Here’s a hint: We have one particular room in our house that makes us feel overwhelmed every time we set foot in it. This will be an organization solution for that room. Guess away. I promise to give you the answer, […]

January 31, 2017

To The Weary Mama of Sick Kids


I'm a Work in Progresss, Parenting

Hello mama of sick kids. I woke up this morning weary after getting very little sleep. Our 8 month old has an ear infection and pneumonia. After trying to rock, cradle, nurse and soothe her to sleep for hours, I gave up around midnight. In all honesty, I was getting frustrated with the situation, and with her. […]

January 24, 2017

Kids Football Themed Birthday Party Decorations


Joyful hosting

In October, our oldest turned 6. A sports fan fanatic at heart, it was not surprising he wanted a football-themed birthday party. We were a little behind in planning his party, so we were grateful he picked a low-maintenance theme we could actually deliver. Invitations Two weeks before the desired party date I scrambled to […]

January 17, 2017

Hello 2017. God is Good, All The Time.


I'm a Work in Progresss, Practice Gratitude

Two weeks ago, if you asked me what I planned to write in the first blog post of 2017, this was not it. What I planned, was to summarize 2016 and about hopes, dreams and goals for 2017. But that is not what I’m writing today. No, I want to just talk about the past two, life-changing weeks. One […]

January 7, 2017