First Day of School Sign Free Printable (with Matching Last Day of School Signs) for Preschool through 12th Grade


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Can you believe kids are heading back to school already? For me, this summer has flown by. Are you ready?  One of my favorite things to do on the first day of school is snap a quick picture of each child with a sign telling what grade they are in. The photos are cute, but […]

August 15, 2017

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star First Birthday Party (with FREE Printables)


Joyful hosting

Somehow, the baby turned ONE in May. To celebrate we did a Twinkle Twinkle Little Star party. Her decorations were very simple. Lights These Paper Star string lights were a simple addition to set a ‘twinkling’ mood for the party. Entryway Picture Wall A picture wall welcomed guests in the entryway. It was fun to pick out our favorite […]

June 8, 2017

A Sweet Baby Girls Room


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I’ve been wanting to share our baby girl’s bedroom since before she was born. She’s 10 months old. Procrastinate much? I guess she’s still a baby…it still counts, right? Decorating a baby girl room is so fun, but I also find it more challenging than a boy’s room. So much girl stuff seems overly gaudy – with more […]

March 31, 2017

A Couples Wedding Shower


Joyful hosting

It was our pleasure to host a couples wedding shower in honor of our nephew Brandon and his bride-to-be, Lauren. Our nephew grew up and graduated high school in MN but has since moved out-of-state. Lauren had never come to MN with Brandon to see where he spent his childhood, nor had she met some of his family and […]

July 12, 2015