Holidays

Independence Day Décor + Reading Ideas + a FREE Printable!

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!

Holidays · Traditions

Holy Week 2018: How We Celebrated a Christ-centered Easter

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

Holidays

Easter Preparations: Celebrating a Christ-centered Easter

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

Holidays · Motherhood · Traditions

First Day of Advent: the Christmas Season is Here! + a DIY Acts of Kindness Manger for Kids

December is upon us! I wanted to share something I did with our three-year-old today to help us have a more Christ-centered Christmas and build a new family tradition. Scroll down for details! The halls are decked (I’ll share a mini Christmas home tour soon!) and the advent calendar is stuffed with a scripture study…… Continue reading First Day of Advent: the Christmas Season is Here! + a DIY Acts of Kindness Manger for Kids