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!
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
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
Hello friends! I couldn’t resist getting some cute pictures of our kids in their Christmas jammies, just because, and I love how they turned out! I just strung up some lights in Adelina’s room and danced around like a monkey to get a few decent shots… ha. Photographing kids can be so tricky! But I…… Continue reading Christmas Is Coming
This town home of ours is quickly becoming a little paradise. I’m so grateful for a place to call our own that suits our needs and that we are slowly sprucing up. I feel like it’s a little diamond in the rough that just needed a little extra loving! I realize few people dislike Christmas…… Continue reading Deck the Halls! Christmas 2017 Home Tour
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
I hope you all had a beautiful Thanksgiving! We hosted ourselves this year, with my sister and her husband coming up to join us! Naturally, I made WAY too much food… which we then ate for days and I haven’t cooked all weekend so that’s been kind of nice 😉 And man, it was good……… Continue reading Thanksgiving 2017