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Our Halloween Costumes for 2014: Things that Fly

by jessicaturner on September 18, 2014

With being pregnant this year and our family having an insane amount of travel in the next 6 weeks (Matthew is going out of the country twice + has a conference and I have two conferences), I knew that this was not going to be a  year of handmade costumes for our kids. Recognizing your […]

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A Skeptic Asks: Free Essential Oils Class Q&A

by jessicaturner on September 15, 2014

Update: Because of a glitch in the bundle system, this sale has been extended through 3:00 pm EST today (Tuesday). So, if you missed this post yesterday, you are in luck! Today is the last day to take advantage of the Ultimate Health Living Bundle Sale that I shared about last week. This bundle includes […]

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Reading with Our Kindergartener on the Kindle

by jessicaturner on September 12, 2014

Sometimes I still can’t believe that Elias is in kindergarten. It seems like we were just bringing him home from the hospital. But here we are. Kindergarten. Elias has transitioned into kindergarten with great ease. He loves his school, teacher and classmates. He is doing well with the routine and very happy. We are so […]

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TOMS Sale: Save up to 35%

by jessicaturner on September 9, 2014

It’s one of my favorite sales on Zulily today and it doesn’t happen often – TOMS are on sale! They have kids, womens and mens shoes – YEOW! Last time TOMS were available on Zulily, many styles sold out quickly, so I would check out the sale as soon as you can. Everything is up […]

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Elias, Kiwi Crate and a FREE Kit for You

by jessicaturner on September 3, 2014

Every month, Kiwi Crate is one of Elias’s favorite activities. I have tried a lot of subscription services, but usually I cancel them after 3-6 months because I feel like they become redundant, or I don’t really NEED the product. This is not the case with Kiwi Crate. We have been subscribers for more than […]

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Halloween Costumes for Boys

by Sarah Kooiman on August 22, 2014

With Halloween just two months away, I’ve got a few quick round-ups of costumes scheduled for the next few days. Hope these lists inspire you and your families. If you aren’t quite thinking of Halloween, please pin it for later. (These links are affiliate links.) Today’s round-up is 30 Halloween costumes for boys. Come back […]

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A Box of Memories: The Joy of a Card

by jessicaturner on August 11, 2014

I get my propensity for memory keeping from my mom. Growing up, she made a photo album for every year of my and my sister’s life, as well as had several keepsake boxes for mementos like cards, coloring and school play programs. When Mom came for a visit earlier this summer, she brought with her […]

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Who Loads the Dishwasher “Right”?

by jessicaturner on July 31, 2014

Disclosure: This is the second in a two part sponsored series with Haier, who provided our family with a new dishwasher. This week I had a lively discussion on Facebook discussing the important question of who loads the dishwasher “right” in your house. Here are some of the responses: Nancy: This is so funny….me and […]

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Target 70% Toy Clearance Tips and Haul

by jessicaturner on July 31, 2014

Twice a year, Target clearances a bunch of its toys to make room for new inventory. This sale typically happens the last Thursday of July and the last Thursday of January. Today is the day for this incredible sale. I went to Target right at 8 am (before work) to snatch up as much as […]

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Y’all I just found out about this secret sale that DaySpring is having and I am freaking out! You are going to be able to get all your gift buying for the year done in about 5 minutes and save up to 90%. I can’t even get over it. Everything is $5 and you can […]

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