Our Night at ‘Disney on Ice presents Frozen’

October 2, 2014

It’s rare that we do activities during the week, but last night we planned a big surprise for the kids – tickets to Disney on Ice presents Frozen! We were so grateful to be given complimentary tickets to the show and let me tell you, it was an evening to remember. We were joined by […]

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Little Girl’s Hello Kitty Party: Adeline’s 3rd Birthday

September 30, 2014

This summer, for Adeline’s third birthday, we had a Hello Kitty birthday party. My mom, sister and dear friend Chris from high school were all in town, so we had lots of help for the day. This was especially great because I was so sick during my first trimester. If you have a little girl […]

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Bloom Fall Book Club Announcement

September 29, 2014

Fall is here and along with pumpkin spice everything is our latest Bloom book selection. For those of you who are new around here, Bloom is an online book club that my friend Angie and I started about 5 years ago as a way for women around the globe to read inspiring Christian books. We […]

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Pausing to Say Hello: The Benefits of Card Writing

September 26, 2014

As I shared in my update earlier this week, life has been incredibly wild for us the past few weeks. W-I-L-D. Because of that, I have had to really fight for fringe hours for myself. This past weekend I finally started reading Gone Girl (so good!) and last night I sat down to write a […]

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Giveaway: Autographed For Such a Time as This Book {3 Winners}

September 25, 2014

It is such a delight to share my friend Angie’s latest project, For Such a Time as This: Stories of Women from the Bible, Retold for Girls. This a book that every home with girls should have in it – and frankly, boys will love the stories and illustrations too. (Read on to win an […]

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A Quick Life Update: Pregnancy, Secret Projects, Conferences and More

September 23, 2014

Fall is here and I can already tell it is going to FLY by! Here’s a brief recap of our crazy life these past two weeks. Pregnancy: This week marks 24 weeks in my pregnancy. Baby boy is BUSY in my belly. I am feeling lots of kicks and movement every day. Matthew felt him […]

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Last Day: Free Mrs. Meyers Soap + $10 Credit

September 22, 2014

Just a quicky reminder that today is the last day to score this crazy deal from ePantry. Get a free $10 credit to use on your first purchase + a free bottle of Mrs. Meyers handsoap. Bonus: Get an additional $2 off by answering the question in the chat window that should be in the […]

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HOT Gift: Free Custom Mug from Tiny Prints

September 21, 2014

YEOW! Last week we saw a free mug from Shutterfly and this week Tiny Prints is running the same promotion. Get a FREE mug (just pay shipping) with the code MUGSEP14 through Tuesday, September 23. You definitely want to take advantage of these free gift promotions NOW because they won’t be around closer to Christmas. Tiny […]

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Our Halloween Costumes for 2014: Things that Fly

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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5 Benefits of Household Subscription Services + FREE $10 Credit for ePantry

September 17, 2014

Life is incredibly busy, especially lately. I hardly know if I am coming or going. I can’t remember the last time I went to Target (and y’all know how I love Target!). I haven’t needed to go to Target in part because I almost exclusively use cost-effective subscription services for all our regular home needs […]

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