Countdown to Anne of Green Gables

*I received the video of L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables for free to review.  All opinions are my own.  No additional compensation was provided for this post.  However, some links in this post are Amazon affiliate marketing, meaning any … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Grateful

Sunday Scripture: Grateful

We're hosting Thanksgiving again this year.  It's honestly one of my favorite holidays...especially to host.  With the south's mild weather, it's usually in the 60's...perfect for leggings, boots and vests.  Every year we have a different set of … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Blind

Sunday Scripture: Blind...I'm not sure about what the next 4 years look like, but I still have faith in God's Plan. #SundayScripture #faith

Whelp.  No matter how you feel about it, we have a new president.  And although I'm not sure what the next four years will look like, I am still so glad and blessed to be an American.  And I'm choosing love and faith.  I'm choosing to continue to … [Continue reading...]

DIY Coasters

DIY Coasters made with Silhouette and paint #weddingfavors #DIY #coasters #DIYDecor

When my sister, Loo, got married, my entire extended family rented out an estate with a couple of houses and a pool for us all to stay in.  Then my mom and I set to the task of making it homey and festive...especially since we ended up hosting a … [Continue reading...]

Halloween Wrap-Up 2016

Halloween Wrap Up! DIY Kid Costumes and a Night at the Fair

Another Halloween is in the books!  Once again this year, my parents were able to come for the weekend, so we also went to the Coastal Carolina Fair.  Busy weekend!The fair comes to town for about 10 days around Halloween every year.  It's one of my … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Election

Well, no matter who you support {or not...}, the fact is that we will have a new leader of America this week.  And yes, I'm just as concerned as you are about the outcome of the election.  However, I know that God knows what He is doing, and I trust … [Continue reading...]

Awkward Bathroom Situations

Just Another Awkward Bathroom Post....

We discourage potty talk in our house, but forewarning....this post is full of it.  It all started last Friday.  A quiet morning that I had a couple of hours kid-free to get some blogging work done.  So I headed down to my neighborhood's fabulous … [Continue reading...]

PBS Kids Halloween Shows

PBS Kids Halloween Shows for Preschoolers @pbskids #ad #Halloween #preschoolers #PegCat #DinosaurTrain #WordWorld #Caillou #preschoolshows

*I received all of the mentioned PBS Kids videos below for free to review.  No additional compensation was provided for this post.  However, some links in this post are affiliate marketing, meaning any purchases you make from them will benefit this … [Continue reading...]

Sunday Scripture: Raising them Up

Sunday Scripture: Raising them Up....when this mama catches her kids praising God without prompting #faith #childrenofGod #SundayScripture

We have been blessed with three beautiful children, that we are raising to love Jesus.  And it just makes my heart fill with joy when we catch those spontaneous moments that they express their love for Christ without any prompting.  It happened twice … [Continue reading...]

I Want to be a Bad Mom

I want to be a Bad Mom! Or maybe just a real mom.... How to let go of the image of perfection.

I recently went to see the "Bad Moms" movie with a bunch of my other mom friends. Just like any other night out without the kids and with a little wine involved, it was a fantastic evening. The movie was a little crass, but absolutely hilarious, and … [Continue reading...]