This season, transitioning to life with two little ones has been such a sweet time that I've seen God working in my heart. More than ever it seems, I have had to be very conscious to find time in my busy days to keep Christ at the forefront of my mind, and to find the … Continue reading A Busy Season, A Blessed Season
**Updated Oct. 2019** Hi everyone! I wanted to share a few new traditions we are adding in to our Christmas this year! Keeping Christ at the center of our Christmas is essential, so we have been thoughtfully discussing how best to do this with our children as they get older, especially with Collins this year. … Continue reading Christmas Traditions + Resources – UPDATED 2019
And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. And whatever … Continue reading The Gift of Giving. . .
Hi there! I have been asked over the course of this pregnancy and since having my c-section questions in regards to what I did as far as diet, fitness, recovery, and energy. I wanted to take a little time to answer those questions here in this space, but before I start, I wanted to encourage … Continue reading C-Section & Post-Partum Questions Answered
With Mother's Day coming up this weekend, I've been thinking a lot about the amazing gift that motherhood is. God blesses us in so many ways, and children are one of the greatest glimmers of grace I think I'll ever see on this side of eternity. From the moment our daughter was born, I have … Continue reading A Post For Your Mama Heart
Happy Friday everyone!! Last weekend I spent some time hiking and reflecting on all of God's beautiful creation along the north shore with a few friends from our church. This is a trip we have been taking as a family almost every fall, but it was so fun to experience the shore in all of … Continue reading A weekend along the North Shore in the “Winter”
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
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 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)!
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!