Fire Stations, Donations, & a PSA

You might remember that I asked if you guys wouldn't mind taking a fire safety quiz. The quiz was sponsored by Kidde and was a quick and easy set of questions geared toward reminding you to be fire … [Read more...]

Grey Paint and Gray Paint and Gallery Walls {barn owl primitives giveaway!}

You might remember the debacle that became known as Pick A Gray That Is Actually GRAY 2014 around here. First of all, I tried to love my white walls.  I did.  I know it's the In Thing right … [Read more...]

Migraines and Little Kids {giveaway closed}

***Congrats to Lindsay C.**** If you've been around here long enough, you know I've shared my sordid journey with migraines over the years. It's really difficult to explain to people who have … [Read more...]

Gentle Reminders & a giveaway! {barn owl primitives}

One of the most fascinating aspects of being a mom has been how DIFFERENT kids are. I guess you kinda know that in general...of course we're all different and have different personalities...of … [Read more...]

Organized Sports & Simple Living: Let’s Discuss {and a giveaway}

I'm not the world's most intentional mom, but one of the few things I can say I'm super aware of...that I go out of my way to cultivate, is a home environment that encourages free play and … [Read more...]

FedEx, Countless Possibilities, & Giving Back {giveaway}

I taught the 2-3's Sunday School class one year. About 3 weeks in (as in, three whole Sundays), I realized that a teacher I was not. All the advance planning, prep work, being patient with other … [Read more...]

Toys for Tots Happiness

My kids live a pretty charmed life. In fact, they have A LOT more opportunity and frankly, STUFF than either Andy or I ever did as kids. I was raised by immigrant grandparents who filled our … [Read more...]

Weird but True Wednesday {giveaway}

Books, books, books. Everywhere you look in my home, there will be at least one book somewhere. On the floor.  Peeking out from under the couch.  Piled high on the nightstand.  Both nightstands. … [Read more...]