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Non-Fattening Easter Eggs!

These are my favorite non-fattening Easter eggs! I bought these a few years ago from Family Life Today. I have thoroughly enjoyed sharing the eggs with my kids. Inside each egg, you find an object that has to do with Jesus’ death and resurrection. I d the eggs with 30 […]

 

How to Get Your Kids Dressed Without a Fight

Want to know how to win the battle of what to wear and what NOT to wear with your kids?  Sick of flying the flag of surrender to a 2-year-old? Hop on over to Jill Savage’s blog from Hearts at Home.  I am so thrilled to guest post for Jill […]

 

Enjoy THIS Part of Life

Are you enjoying your present stage in life? Earlier this month, I had the blahs for a few days.  I felt discouraged about the daily demands of caring for young kids.  My 2 year old Lucy has learned how to say NO! with great conviction and she was wearing me […]

 

Starting an Afterschool Bible Club

Part of staying young is having an “I can hardly wait…” to lo forward to. Well, for the past year, my husband has been working to have an afterschool Bible club at our kids public school.  Thankfully the district approved the request and last month, we began our school’s first […]

 

The Most Amazing Turkey

  No, Ethan is not the turkey.  But he is holding my favorite craft from his elementary school career thus far. Ethan is a 2nd grader in public school.  His assignment was to write the things he is grateful for.  They’re in Spanish because he’s in a Spanish immersion classroom.  Here’s what […]

 

It’s Candyland Around Here!

I must admit.  Dressing up and getting candy is a pretty cool combination for a kid (and us as parents!).  We’ve had a lot of fun this weekend.  Friday morning:  Kindergarten costume parade at school. Friday night:  Husky Howl – fall festival at school. Monday morning:  Free train ride at […]

 

Lucy’s Birthday

My youngest daughter Lucy has turned two… Lo how far she has come.  Here she is at 6 months with hair that any rocker would envy: Her hair doesn’t stick up any… I have to put her hair up manually now: We celebrated Lucy’s birthday at Corvette Diner.  Big sister likes […]