Elizabeth’s Favorite Spiritual Growth Books of 2017

Hi everyone! This morning on the blog, I'm featuring Elizabeth: wife & mother of two sweet boys from Oklahoma, and blogger over at sunshineinmynest, who I first connected with on Instagram. Today I'll be sharing some of her top 2017 spiritual growth books. Elizabeth and I both believe in Jesus. We believe that we are sinners, in desperate need … Continue reading Elizabeth’s Favorite Spiritual Growth Books of 2017

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Some tips for the newly SAHM…

Hi everyone! I received a request from a few sweet mama's to share some bits of advice for a newly SAHM and wanted to bless them (and maybe you, too!) with bits that have really helped me transition from the busy, on-the-go-ALL-DAY-LONG, 1st grade teacher life... to the SAHM (that's also busy, on-the-go-ALL-DAY-LONG now) life. … Continue reading Some tips for the newly SAHM…

Happy New Year (& MLK Jr. Day)!

Happy New Year everyone! New year- new blog name! What do you think? You'll slowly see some updates and changes to my blog over the next few weeks, and I can't wait for you to see the finished product! Eek!! I know we're 2 full weeks into the new year, so I'm a little late … Continue reading Happy New Year (& MLK Jr. Day)!

DIY Advent Calendar + The Coziest Pullover!

Happy Monday friends!! This week is all about Christmas preparation- from advent calendar and devotionals to cozy holiday wear to holiday gift guides. I wanted to start off the week by sharing our advent calendar for this year that I made, and I am not a crafty person! So, I'm not sure how I got … Continue reading DIY Advent Calendar + The Coziest Pullover!

Christmas Preparation – Don’t Let It Sneak Up On You!

Happy Monday! Christmas is coming! That I know. I also know that between Thanksgiving and Christmas,  the time just seems to fly by and people are in a fury of gift-buying, holiday planning, travel going, and the like... and seem to find themselves the day before Christmas still in a busy frenzy to get it … Continue reading Christmas Preparation – Don’t Let It Sneak Up On You!

10 Reasons Why I’m Thankful For Our First Home

Yesterday was our last full day in our first home. I'm thankful this Thanksgiving holiday for our first home and all the precious memories that were made in it. It was hard to narrow it down, but here is a list I have been thinking about throughout the day as I've been packing and preparing … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why I’m Thankful For Our First Home

Growing Pains

Growth. It's a good thing. But sometimes, growth can feel not so good. As my husband described it: like going down a river,  sometimes growth feels fast and exciting like flying down the rocky rapids. Other times, growth can feel like floating down a lazy river or even stagnant and altogether dry. Slow, but steady. … Continue reading Growing Pains