Did Thanksgiving wizz on by for anybody else? I had such big plans of having the kids pick out something they wanted to make and let them cook it. But when the time came, all there was left for them to make were the rice crispy treats. Naturally, my little chef was the one who… Continue reading Kids Cooking on Thanksgiving
Ah, Christmas. I just LOVE this time of year! I always keep a running list in my head of things I'd like to do before the season is out, but I've never officially made it a bucket list until now! I'm linking up with a bunch of ladies to bring you 5 activities or traditions… Continue reading Christmas Mini Bucket List
I thrifted this dress in the summer and had dreams of wearing it to a lovely picnic with the kids. Well here we are in the fall and I'm just now wearing it! I think I may love it this way even better, though! Dress: Similar| Leggings: Similar| Boots: Similar| Jewelry: Plunder Subscription| Chenille Sweater:… Continue reading Summer Swing Dress and Chenille For Fall #ootd
I've been in a bit of a cooking slump lately. My kitchen has been a wreck, and I've just generally been uninspired. But then Thanksgiving came, and all I could think about was how I didn't want to make the same old thing. Enter, Pinterest. Ah, Pinterest perfect recipes always LOOK amazing but, in my… Continue reading 3 New Pinterest Recipes I Tried That Worked!
Lord, I was so excited when we bought our new house! This place is going to be so great for us and I just cannot wait to get into it. Then the reality of packing and moving hit, and well...I gotta say it did dampen the excitement a bit. But I got my head back… Continue reading How to Move with Kids in Tow
I'm really super scared to take these flowers out of the silica gel! I keep thinking they might be ruined, or worse, I'll ruin them by taking them out too soon! The instructions said to keep them in for two weeks. It's been well beyond that. So, please hold my hand while I take a… Continue reading Preserving Grandma’s Flowers: The Unveiling
I don't know about you, but my kids have some pretty strong personalities. And with those personalities, come some pretty distinct interests. In my family, I have five children: The Programmer, The Engineer, The Gymnast, The Chef, and The Adventurer. Like their Nerdy Father (Gift Guide for him HERE) they are so hard to shop… Continue reading Gifts for Kids: S.T.E.M. Toys