Vacation Planning for Families

  Vacation season is quickly approaching! I dream of the days that I can get away with my loved ones and do something fun, not have to worry about my forever-messy house, my husband’s frustrating work schedule, and all of the other responsibilities that comes along with being a stay-at-home-mom. With our busy lives, vacations […]

40 Days of God’s Vision – Reading Plan & Free Printable!

40 Days of God’s Vision – Reading Plan & Free Printable!   One of the hardest thing about reading the Bible is opening it. The Bible can be very intimidating if you don’t know where to start. Whether you have been studying the Bible for years or opening it for the first time – this […]

Cupcake Themed Birthday Party and Sleepover – FREE PRINTABLE!

Cupcake Themed Birthday Party and Sleepover – FREE PRINTABLE! This year my daughter asked for a cupcake themed birthday party for her 7th birthday.  I really liked the idea and we decided to turn it into a sleepover.  We wanted a way for the kids to stay busy, have fun, and be creative!  The kids […]

Paw Patrol Themed Birthday Party!

When we asked my son what he wanted for his third birthday, he requested a Paw Patrol themed birthday party! It came as no surprise because he loves the show and absolutely loves Chase and Marshall.    This article may contain affiliate links. If you purchase products through these links I may earn a small […]

Fun Things to do This Fall

Fun things to do This Fall Fall is coming! Here in Virginia the leaves are starting to fall from the trees and that oh so wonderful scent of Fall is starting to linger. The evenings are getting cooler and the mornings are filled with fresh air and morning dew. Fall is not only a beautiful […]

Easy Lunchbox Ideas for Kids

Easy Lunchbox Ideas for Kids Back to school means back to packing lunches. If you’re like me, I pack lunches everyday! Not only does it save money but it also gives me the ease of mind that my daughter is eating her lunch! Packing lunch can be repetitive and can really begin feeling like a […]

Postpartum Depression

Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional. This post is based on research done by myself and my personal experiences with Postpartum Depression. Please seek medical attention if you are overwhelmed.    Statistics Let’s start by getting the statistics out there. There’s nothing worse than the feeling of getting reduced to a number so let’s […]

Read the New Testament in 72 Days (FREE Printable)

Read the New Testament in 72 Days For the past few Sunday’s at church our pastor has been delivering a powerful message. It has been a sermon on walking with Jesus and believing in what he has in store for your life. It has been about seeking him, trusting in him, and understanding that God […]

Trials & Tribulations of a Step-Mom

Trials & Tribulations of a Step-Mom   A five-year-old girl once looked me whole-heartedly in the eyes and asked me if she could call me “Mama.” I had just married her father about one-month prior. I remember my heart doing flips but replying with, “You can call me whatever you feel comfortable with.” I also […]

Is Your Child Ready For A Pet?

Is Your Child Ready For A Pet? At some point most children fall in love with animals.  When children realize they can take them home and see them everyday, they usually start practicing those negotiation skills… At least my children have.  They will try to convince you they are responsible and they will help out, […]