Why this year’s Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is the best yet! {And how you can win a Kindle Fire HDX!}

Ultimate Homemaking Bundle 2015

For the third year in a row, I’m excited to be part of the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle, and this year it’s better than ever! With more than $1,250 worth of resources to help you nurture the beauty in your home and family, simplify your life, and boost your skills as a homemaker, the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is truly […]

Weekend reading: April 18, 2015

Our little bean at 10.5 weeks

From Instagram: Our little bean at 10.5 weeks. I’ve missed doing these weekend reading posts, but man has the break been good! You may have seen this on Facebook or Instagram already, but we had quite the emotional and nervewracking ride this past week. After two weeks of intense and debilitating morning sickness and exhaustion, last Saturday I […]

The power of a hug

The power of a hug

When it comes to “love languages,” there is no doubt that my top language is words of affirmation. I love encouraging words, and I probably tell my people I love them a million times a day in a million different ways. For a long time, I would have put physical touch at the top of the […]

Why, yes, we DO have our hands full!

Why, yes, my hands ARE full!

Easter this year didn’t go quite as planned. Instead of Easter lunch and an egg hunt with Sean’s mom’s side of the family (something we’ve done every year for the last 9 years), the kids and I headed to church without Sean, grabbed pizza and Starbucks, visited urgent care and then grocery shopped and filled […]