Hey friends! Decorating our home for holidays makes me happy. Slowly but surely over the years I collect bits and pieces for the seasons — there’s still so much more I’d love to do for the outside of our home for those patriotic summer holidays (Bunting! Bunting everywhere!) but for now we have this fun…… Continue reading Independence Day Décor + Reading Ideas + a FREE Printable!
Our kids have a little something to say to Andrew… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBIQXato9SY They sure are a lot of fun these little ones! In all seriousness, they are so lucky to have this good man in their lives — the older I get (with the wisdom of my advanced age, ha!) the more I realize just how…… Continue reading Father’s Day 2018
I know… we’re already halfway through April, and how is that possible?! But I do need to recap March a little bit. It was a good month — I pulled out my camera a lot more and tried to get creative, I finished my social media fast (phew!) and read about six books in that…… Continue reading March Moments
Here’s the recap of our first year doing a whole week of Christ-centered Easter activities — it’s been lovely and I wanted to share some memories and also give you an idea of how some of the activities looked! As I mentioned before, we had our cards on display all week and they mostly guided…… Continue reading Holy Week 2018: How We Celebrated a Christ-centered Easter
Hey friends! I just wanted to share something kind of cool: I was recently interviewed in a French magazine about Mormon women in social media, and it was published this week! The reporter ran across the Mormon Women Project and got in touch with the editor, who patched her through to me as the in-house token…… Continue reading Published in a French Magazine: Mormon Women in Social Media
If you’ve been reading along here, you know I’ve stepped away from most social media use over Lent (I’ve talked about it more here and here), and it’s been wonderful to reclaim so much of my time for meaningful things (OK let’s be real, a bunch of my time is spent on super un-exciting, mundane…… Continue reading Easter Preparations: Celebrating a Christ-centered Easter
I heard an NPR interview the other day that washed over me in a very powerful way. (You can listen to it here) Here’s what suddenly became very urgent after hearing this interview: Kindness. It sounds simple, but it isn’t always that easy. Some people are prickly. Some have even hurt us. Some make us…… Continue reading On the Power of Kindness