Tutorial: No-Sew Star-Bellied Sneetch Dr. Seuss Costume

September 5, 2014

For Dr. Seuss Week a few months ago, I made simple costumes for each of my kids. I decided to wait on doing tutorials until closer to Halloween. Today I wanted to share how I made a Dr. Seuss-inspired Star-Bellied Sneetch Costume for Elias. You remember The Sneetches and Other Stories, right? Such a classic! […]

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Birthday Photo Book Tips + A Free Photo Book for You

September 4, 2014

  We love birthdays in our family and go all out for the kids’ birthday parties. Because we literally take 100s of photos, I always make a photo book about the party. This summer Adeline had a Hello Kitty party and Elias had a Star Wars party (posts coming later this month) and I have […]

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Elias, Kiwi Crate and a FREE Kit for You

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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Project Life Tuesday: September Edition

September 2, 2014

Welcome to Project Life Tuesday 2014 If you are new to The Mom Creative, welcome. I hope you will stay awhile. I’m Jessica – wife to Matthew, mom to Elias, a silly and spirited six-year-old, and Adeline, a spunky three-year-old. I’m also a marketing professional, savvy deal finder, photo lover and memory keeper trying to […]

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Four Must-Read Books on Life, Faith & Home

September 1, 2014

I love, love, love books – I always have. As an adult, it is such a treat to have so many author friends – and to be married to one. Today I wanted to share four books that you should check out. Some I have read, some are on my reading stack, but all are […]

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Treat.com – Free Personalized Card + Free Shipping

August 31, 2014

Grandparent’s Day is around the corner (September 7). If your looking for a thoughtful Grandparent’s Day card (or any other card), then check out this freebie (affiliate link used). Treat.com (owned by Shutterfly) is offering a FREE card plus FREE shipping to YOUR home (or pay $0.51 to have it shipped to the recipient). Just […]

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Looking Ahead to Labor Day Weekend

August 29, 2014

Anyone else REALLY looking forward to Labor Day weekend? I have a to do list a mile long, but it is full of fun and good things. Here’s what’s on the schedule. Go swimming: It’s going to be hot and sunny in Nashville – perfect pool weather! Garage clean-out: Our garage is a HOT MESS! […]

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Ultimate Healthy Living eBook Bundle: Get It for Free

August 28, 2014

In the past I have shared about various ebook bundle sales, and they have always been well-received. Afterall, who doesn’t love a bargain and these bundles save you 95% off retail! In a few weeks, one of the best bargains out there, The Ultimate Healthy Living ebook Bundle will release. In anticipation of the release […]

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Pursuing Big Plans in the Middle of Motherhood

August 27, 2014

This has been a busy week for me with preparing for our latest Bloom book club shoot (today!) and my final book edits being due – YEOW! So excited to get The Fringe Hours: Making Time for You in your hands. Anyway, because of the craziness, I was delighted when my friend Hayley offered to do […]

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Preorder Raising Kingdom Kids, Get $80 in Freebies

August 26, 2014

Parenting is hard work, isn’t it? But it is an incredibly rewarding adventure, too. One of the ways I continue to try to better myself as a parent is by looking for good parenting books, which is why I am so happy to share about Raising Kingdom Kids: Giving Your Child a Living Faith today. […]

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