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...]

Sunday Scripture: Aware

Sunday Scripture: Aware #faith #SundayScripture #Bible #God #Fall

I know, I know.  Today's Sunday Scripture is not actually a verse from the Bible.  But I saw this on Pinterest from Time-Warp Wife, and it made me stop in my tracks.  It's such a fitting quote for me this time of the year.  I believe in God with my … [Continue reading...]

Halloween Wreath made out of Yarn

Adorable step-by-step Halloween Wreath tutorial.....#spiderweb #wreath #Halloween #yarnballs #DIY #tutorial

A couple of years back I made an adorable red and white yarn ball wreath for the winter months.  It's extremely versatile....with a green bow, it's very Christmas-y.   With a red bow, it's great through Valentine's Day.  So when I saw a similar … [Continue reading...]

DIY Halloween Garland

DIY Spooky Halloween Garland #yarn #DIY #spiders #pumpkins #Halloween #Halloweencrafts #pumpkinprojects

It's Fall, which means I'm up to my ears in projects.  I'm not sure what it is about this time of year, but I just crave the craftiness.  Today I'm sharing the cute little DIY Halloween Garland that I made, after seeing this adorable one on … [Continue reading...]

An Unplanned Wedding

An Unplanned Wedding

My baby sister finally got married! We are absolutely thrilled for her and her new hubby, Doc.  And her wedding weekend was absolutely perfect, and just her style.She stressed me out a bit with her "unplanned wedding."  As a Type-A personality, I … [Continue reading...]