I did my best – a letter to my daughters

I did my best – a letter to my daughters

To my daughters, I did my best. There are days when you both cry inconsolably and the comfort of my arms doesn’t calm you down right away, but I want you to know I give you my best. There are days when you need a little more discipline then normal and time-out becomes an emotion […]

His will, not mine… Psalm 143:10

His will, not mine…  Psalm 143:10

As we start a new year the question I keep hearing is… “What is your New Year’s resolution?” Of course, I have several. I’ve even categorized them, health, faith, parenting, marriage, etc. But I was reminded the other day by verse 143:10 in the book of Psalm that it is not about my plans. It […]

Santa is coming to town! Naughty or Nice Sticker Board

Santa is coming to town!  Naughty or Nice Sticker Board

Ok moms… it’s that time of year! The close of the year when Santa helps us reinforce good behavior. It’s nice to have a little something extra to help us reward our children for good behavior. This year is the first year Santa is getting a lot of attention in our house since my oldest […]

DIY Christmas Decorations

DIY Christmas Decorations

An Over the Rainbow Christmas! This year since my oldest child is learning her colors, we decided to do a rainbow Christmas tree. While we don’t have all the colors of the rainbow on the tree, we did represent most and it has somewhat of a gradient effect to it. I started with silver then […]

Butterfly Footprints

Butterfly Footprints

I love all my child’s artwork, especially those first few that were her first real masterpieces. Although I can’t keep every single piece of “art” that my child makes, I absolutely LOVE the ones with her hand prints and footprints. In the spring, we made hand print chicks for Easter. With the recent addition in […]