All this blog’s posts about my sweet family.

Jedi Training Academy – How to Get Picked

by jessicaturner on April 23, 2014

The number one thing Elias wanted to do at Disneyland was the Jedi Training Academy. This is a special show in Tomorrowland where about two dozen kids are selected to learn how to become Padawans. (The Jedi Training Academy is at both Disneyland and Disney World.) The timing worked out that it was one of […]


Our Laguna Beach Vacation at the Pacific Edge Hotel

by jessicaturner on April 21, 2014

This week is going to be vacation week here on The Mom Creative. I’m excited to share many of the fun details of our trip to California, what we learned, sweet photos, tips and more. Honestly, I have so much to share, I’ll probably be writing sporadic vacation and Disney content for awhile. The Mom […]


Throwback Thursday Stories: Week 1

by jessicaturner on April 17, 2014

Welcome to the inaugural Throwback Thursday Stories. Each week you an invited to link-up and share an old photo + the story of the photo. Sometimes you might write the story of the photo itself, other times, you might chose to write how the photo makes you feel. The goal is to share a little […]


Works for Me Wednesday: Fighting Allergies

by jessicaturner on April 16, 2014

The trees and tulips are in bloom and allergy season is in full-swing – especially in Nashville. Both Matthew and Adeline suffer from seasonal allergies and we are constantly looking for new ways to help ease their frustration. They do it all to keep the allergies at bay – from bathing every evening to wash […]


Introducing Throwback Thursday Stories

by jessicaturner on April 15, 2014

I have a big idea that I hope y’all are going to love and participate in. As a memory keeper and writer, I value recording life’s stories. But this habit is something that has only developed in recently years, especially since forming my Project Life habit. While I have always been an avid photographer, I […]


thredUP Tips and Haul Video

by jessicaturner on April 14, 2014

To update my wardrobe for spring/summer, I recently did some shopping on thredUP. Since we are coming home from California today (did you see all the fun pictures on Instagram?) and I wore thredUP clothes throughout our vacation, I thought it would good day to share more about the site. I have blogged about thredUP […]


Easter Ideas from Hallmark

by jessicaturner on April 9, 2014

This is the second post in a sponsored series by Hallmark. All thoughts are my own. It’s hard to believe that Easter is just two weeks away! I was thrilled when Hallmark sent me a box of new Easter products to check out. They have so many sweet gifts and cards for the holiday. My […]


Headed to Disneyland + Sale Extension

by jessicaturner on April 8, 2014

Today we are headed to California to go to the beach and Disneyland (don’t worry – someone is keeping an eye on our house!). Needless to say we are a bit excited. I’m sure I will be sharing A LOT of photos on Instagram, so be sure to connect with me there. Also, thanks to […]


6 Reasons to Give it to Goodwill

by jessicaturner on April 7, 2014

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Goodwill. All love for donating and thoughts are my own. It’s spring, which means it’s a great time for cleaning and clearing out some clutter. A few weekends ago I did the big let’s see what fits afternoon with the kids, trying on clothes from last summer and new […]


Free Easter Printable

by jessicaturner on April 4, 2014

I am excited to start offering free printables here on The Mom Creative, created by amazing women. This month, I wanted to offer an Easter printable. Something simple that you could download, print and hang in your home as a reminder of Christ rising for us. I think this is perfect, both for Easter and […]