Top 10 Posts of 2013

Back to School Traditions to Start with Your Family 1

Well, hello there! Thought I forgot about you, right? No way! I’ve really embraced the Christmas Break that my kidlets have been on and I’ve been soaking up all of the extra time I get with them. We’ve rode the Polar Express, baked cookies, visited with family and friends, and played more games of Connect […]

Click Retreat 2013

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I have this thing that happens every. single. time. I decide to take a solo trip sans the fam. It usually looks something like this: book the trip, progressively feel more and more and MORE guilty for spending any extra pennies on myself, have some kind of family sickness and/or issue occur the week before […]

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A Guide to Taking the BEST Back to School Pictures!

A Guide to the BEST Back to School Pictures Sign Placement

Pictures have always been important to me and since I’ve had children, they’ve only become more important to me. Documenting their lives, including all of the important and not-so-important moments, has become my personal momma mission and it is my goal to capture them as best as I possibly can. I don’t think it would […]

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Patriotic Cupcake Liner Decor

Patriotic Cupcake Liner Decor

Sometimes, life calls for a fast craft that doesn’t take a lot brain power or effort, something that packs a punch with minimal effort. I’ve put together a super quick and easy tutorial so you can create your own big-impact decor with items that you might already have on hand. The best part about this […]

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Project Life: Week Four

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Happy Project Life Saturday y’all! I’m thrilled to have you here for another week of the series Project Life for Beginners. If this is your first time here with us, you’ll want to check out this page to catch up on past posts. Let’s dig right in! *** This week has been a whirlwind. The recovery from […]

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Creating Joy with Kids

Creating Joy with Kids 3

It’s no big secret that I was at the most awesome conference this past weekend: SNAP. I learned so much and met so many new people, but I’ll be back to share more of that tomorrow. The theme of the conference was Create Joy and I really took that to heart. I knew that the first thing I […]

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Project Life: Week Three

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Happy Project Life Saturday y’all! I’m thrilled to have you here for another week of the series Project Life for Beginners. If this is your first time here with us, you’ll want to check out this page to catch up on past posts. Let’s dig right in! *** I feel like I need to start this week […]

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Luke’s Train Party

Luke's Train Party

Earlier this week, my little guy turned five and this past weekend, we threw him a party to celebrate. Big surprise, right? We all know how much I love a good party, but Luke requested a train theme months ago and if you follow me on Facebook, you know I totally was struggling the days […]

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The Best French Toast Ever

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It takes a LOT for me to say that something is “the best ever.” I feel like that’s quite a lofty claim and that you for sure need the goods to back up a statement of that caliber. Today, I know that I can support my claim. This is for sure the best french toast […]

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Happy Birthday Luke!

Luke's Birthday

Today is a big day for our family. Yes, it’s tax day and thankfully we finished and submitted our taxes months ago. More importantly, today is our sweet Luke’s fifth birthday! While I have his party and some other fun projects to share later this week, I thought I’d take a moment to reflect and look […]