Clara just turned eight and she loves arts and crafts. This week we surprised her with her very own art station in her room! She loved it so much she’s been in their every afternoon creating away. We used to keep all our supplies in a cabinet in the dining room, but that got taken… Read More Bedroom / craft room makeover
I’ve been adding a few little animals in unexpected places for a bit of whimsy and fun. Some of them guests stumble upon and it makes them laugh. I love that! It started with a peacock table lamp that I couldn’t leave the store without. There was even a capiz lamp shade option. I have… Read More Adding adorable animal decor
Here’s part two of exercising 10 minutes a day! I definitely saw results the first month, but the next two months was where the real rewards were. My endurance and strength increased and I began to see more muscle tone in my arms and abs. I started this so I could get in a habit… Read More Flatter stomach: 10 min a day, 3 months results
What does a blogger do in a day? Maybe you are a blogger and could use some ideas, or maybe you’re just curious about what we do and how we make any money doing it. Today’s post is in video format. Come follow along with me as I tackle a blog post, YouTube video, Instagram… Read More Behind the scenes blogging
Today we’re going to upgrade a thrifted frame and add some new art. I found this large frame at a nearby thrift store for $40 and transformed it with just a few materials. You can watch the video here. I wanted a raw wood look for the frame. I’ve used this technique a few times… Read More Large-scale thrifted art makeover
This question nagged me for decades. I didn’t understand how a man who lived and died 2,000 years ago could atone for my sin today. I finally had a light bulb moment while in prayer and I’m excited to share it! Let’s also go over the basics: Is the Bible true? Accurate? Did Jesus actually… Read More How can Jesus dying on a cross save me?
Spring is here and it’s time to get outside! We’ve been intentionally spending more time outdoors as a family and it’s made a huge difference in finding rest on Sunday afternoons. There’s something about dining outside that feels happy and special, isn’t there? I’ve partnered with World Market to share my favorite outdoor dining finds… Read More Top 10 outdoor dining World Market finds
Today I’ve got an easy, beautiful spring, Easter craft! All you need are a few supplies for for these pressed flower candle votives. They would be perfect for a craft party or as a homemade gift too! The kids are home for spring break and I had a few projects in mind for Easter. One… Read More Spring Easter craft: Flower candle holder
I exercised for ten minute (almost) every day for 30 days. My goal was to lose three pounds and tone my abs and arms. As a mom of three in her 40s I wasn’t sure what to expect, but boy did I get more than I bargained for! I created a printable to color in… Read More Exercising 10 minutes a day for a month results!
I have three kids and work from home. With meals, sports, appointments and playing chauffeur it’s hard to get it all done! I’ve had to learn how to be intentional and plan ahead to reach goals (and not be crazy). Here are the things that have helped me with time management and essentially doubled my… Read More How I doubled my productivity
My latest wardrobe capsule is focused around sneakers! As always, everything mixes and matches and keeps comfort in mind. It would work great for light packing while traveling. I hope you enjoy these affordable finds! Watch the four-minute video below to see me try on the pieces. No laughing at my lack of modeling skills… Read More Casual Amazon wardrobe capsule
My eight-year-old iMac died last week. It was the black screen of death and she could not be brought back to life. 10 days without a computer and a couple grand later, I’ve learned a few things. I’ll start with the office upgrade and my favorite products and then move on to digital organizing and… Read More Fave home office products + digital organization