A “Core Memory” Day

My little guy is three today. As I look back at my pictures from this year, in gratitude to The Lord, I find many fond memories. We are...

Setting Screen Time Boundaries

Television, tablets, phones and gamers. Work, play, school, home. Screens are everywhere, and similar to fire they can be both a tool and...

My *FAVORITE* Way To Start The New Year

I’ve done the New Years goals, the reviews, the “words”, and the declutters. I honestly love all of them, but my favorite is starting...

The Power of One

I saw this picture and was instantly struck. There are so many profound pauses that come from this image. This is not my image, and I’m...

Christ-Centered Christmas Traditions

If you’ve been here for any amount of time you know we like to have some fun in our home. With a background in children’s ministry, our...

Eyes Set Forward

Anyone who has tried to take a picture of a child is familiar with the scene above. "Look here! Honey look at the camera! Happy Face! Say...

I Couldn’t Believe What I Saw!

This week I had quite a “Whoa God!” moment. I know He’s precise and into the details but this was such a sweet personal moment. ...

3 Scriptures Every Kid Should Know

Ryan and I have a fresh commitment to put scripture in our children. It’s one of those things that we deeply value but doesn’t “just...

The Power Of A Changed Scenery

A simple but powerful tool we all have access to is the power of a change of scenery. Let me explain. Sometimes emotions, thoughts, and...

Creating a Giving Guide : Kid Edition

I know it’s only October, and typically I’m not the early holiday person, but today I am. Why’s that? Because I LOVE gift giving, and...

Pumpkin Painting Party

To celebrate some fall fun, we had a friend over for some pumpkin painting this week. Pumpkin Painting is a great alternative to carving...

"One Lovely Year" Birthday Party

Our Sweet Sunshine girl is officially one! Eleanor is silly, sweet, spunky, and truly has added a sparkle to our lives! We ADORE our girl!...