The tea is almost finished seeping and my kids are gobbling up their snack while I read to them. There are many interruptions, frequently do I get up to do or get something that was forgotten, things spill and the kids have a hard time focusing. Even still, those sweet small moments gathered around our… Continue reading What’s in Our Tea Time Basket
I wrestled with the blog post a lot over the past week. Writing and re-writing. My goal in this post is not to sound superior, not to bash others, and not to be self-righteous sounding as I share my journey to getting healthy and loosing so much weight this past year. While food has become… Continue reading My Journey to Health in 2017- Part 1
Now that Luke is a little older I am so excited to start some advent traditions with him! For the longest time I thought advent just referred to those little chocolate countdown calendars that my mom refused to buy (smart lady). But it’s so much more than that! Advent is about preparing our hearts for… Continue reading Gospel Centered Advent Calendar for Kids
Hey friends! It’s been forever since I put up a blog post and I’m so sorry I put this on the back burner, but I’m going to do my best to bring it forward again. I’ve had some recent diagnoses that have caused me to put things on hold, including the blog, in order to… Continue reading Be Gentle on Yourself
Unless he wants to read, Luke has a hard time sitting still! He is constantly in the dirt, playing with his bouncy balls and running around. He gets bored with his toys pretty quickly, so lately I've been trying to make more of an effort to set up new activities for him. Some have been… Continue reading 4 Toddler Approved Activities
It’s no secret that we love books at our house! Luke will usually ask us to read 10-15 books a day, many of them several times over. Cultivating a love of reading in your child is no easy task and to be honest I had zero clue on how to even start, but I knew… Continue reading Raising a Bookworm
I said top ten but this is basically all of my baby items besides carseats! I’m fairly minimalistic when it comes to infant stuff, even with Luke’s toys; I never even bothered to buy a changing table and we didn’t purchase a crib for Luke until he was 6 months old! So, when you get… Continue reading My Top 10 Favortite Baby Items!