A Love So True: book review

  A Love So True is the second installment of the Teaville Morale Society series by Melissa Jagears.  And truth be told when given the opportunity to review this book and after having read the description I went and checked out the first one for my library and read it in a matter of days […]

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What’s [NOT] Cooking Wednesday

I’m sure I’m not the only one that experiences this side effect of warmer weather. You see when the weather gets warmer here I am just less inclined to cook… So today for “What’s Cooking Wednesday” I thought I would provide you with three awesome ideas for what NOT to cook to still WOW your […]

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Occupied

Keeping my boys occupied is seriously a challenging part of my everyday existence. I know those out there spending any number of hours with kids in a day, let alone being their primary caregiver for 10-12 of the hours in a day, will agree. But let me tell you that when they are occupied, I […]

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Friday Favorites

My preschooler graduated yesterday! I guess I should say he completed his first year. Summer break has begun and my life will  be different. All three kids home, nowhere to be in the mornings, finishing the last trimester of pregnancy and then we will be a family of SIX before I know it. Sharing a […]

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Lemon Blueberry Bread

I really do enjoy baking. This morning Ben took my eldest to school which left we about an hour to work on chores I’ve ignored for a few days, primarily due to the incredible sunshine we’ve been getting but also simply because I really loath dishes and laundry. I mean come on, they are never […]

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An Interview with Kristen Wolbach

I’m so excited Kristen Wolbach agreed to answer some questions for me. She is the designer of the brand new Illustrated Faith Kit called “Rise Up.” For several reasons this kit has really hit home for me. First, I was so tickled to find out that Kristen is literally in the process of moving, packing […]

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Rise Up: illustrated faith review and tips

There hasn’t been a more perfect Illustrated Faith kit for me! “Rise Up” the new  Illustrated Faith kit by Dayspring was designed by Kristen Wolbach and it is a 14 day devotional. I love both her design style and the heart she shares in the pages of this study. I get to share some (affiliate) […]

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What’s Cooking Wednesday: baking edition

Today’s “What’s Cooking Wednesday” is brought to you by the new Kitsap Blog Circle. Whitney shared two awesome dinner ideas here on her blog and today I’m doing a baking edition sharing an Italian Lemon Pound Bundt cake that I’m taking to my community moms’ group tomorrow and also re-sharing an old favorite our family […]

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Friday Favorites: the beginning

I’m super excited to be joining a local Kitsap  Blog Circle that will bring you some fun weekly posts. This just means that there’s a collection of ladies who will be sharing favorites with you on a regular basis…  What I love about this is that each lady has different interests and strengths so you […]

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The Magic of Motherhood: book review

  This book, The Magic of Motherhood, by Ashlee Gadd is so perfectly titled. Magic is so elusive and uncertain, just like Motherhood. It is enthralling, can be exhausting (especially when trying to figure it out), and wholly engaging – mind, body, and spirit. The essays in this book address each of these key components […]

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