Unwind with Color | An Adult Coloring Book

Unwind with Color | an adult coloring book

Have you jumped on the adult coloring book craze yet? I’m a huge fan of it, and I’ve been collecting coloring books to unwind with at the end of a long day of parenting – or sometimes just to help my brain take a break in the middle of a… Read More »



Family Worship and Bible Time

Family Worship and Bible Time

With the kids headed into the public school system in the next few weeks, one of the aspects of homeschooling that we enjoyed will be missing – a daily emphasis on and application of Scripture in their lives. So after doing a bit of brainstorming with Jenny and David, we’ve… Read More »



Tips for Family Travel

Tips for Family Travel #TravelForReal

Traveling as a family is one of our favorite ways to create memories together. We try to plan at least one big family “get away” each year (or several smaller ones) in order to get away from the every day and connect as a family. These are just a few… Read More »



12 Must Have Resource Books for Kids

12 Must Have Resource Books for Kids

My kids LOVE to read, but I was actually surprised to discover that some of their favorite books are actually resource books for kids. They love to sit and look through these books over and over again, learning new facts and getting inspiration for deeper study on new topics. These… Read More »

Back-to-School Lunchbox Ideas

Back-to-School Lunchbox Ideas

This will be the first year that my kids are leaving the house to go to school, so I’m the “new mom on the block” when it comes to packing a lunch each day. When I’ve been shopping at Walmart recently, I’ve been making mental notes about my kids’ lunchtime… Read More »

Back-to-School Gift Baskets for Teachers [with paper flower tutorial]

Back-to-School Gift Baskets for Teachers

My kids are headed back-to-school for the first time in a couple weeks, and I thought it would be fun to get #SchoolYearReady with a special gift for their teachers. One of my favorite ways to organize school supplies at home is with a colorful basket, so when I was… Read More »

Sweet and Sour Fizzy Pops

Sweet and Sour Fizzy Gummy Pops

Every afternoon during the summer, the request “can we take a popsicle to the park to play?” is heard at our house. My kids love popsicles, but as a sugar-conscious mom, I tend to make “healthy” popsicles from scratch for them (like our Frozen Fruit Pops). However, I do like… Read More »

10 Books to Read with Your Toddler

10 Books to Read with Your Toddler

My toddler loves to grab a picture book and hop up into my lap to read together. Having discovered the wonderful picture books from Usborne Books & More, we’ve been slowly adding more picture books to our home library, and we thought we’d share some of the titles on our… Read More »

9 Family Activities for the End of the Summer

9 Family Activities for the End of the Summer

When the end of the summer rolls around, it’s time to get ready to go back to school. Before the summer officially ends, celebrate this time with an event that’s fun for the whole family. Take part in family activities that create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. Try… Read More »