Doodles to Live By

The Doodles to Live By devotional and kit, from Illustrated Faith, just went live today and there is a coupon code available through today (4/24/2017 Happy Birthday to me, I love shopping these faith inspired products! I have included affiliate links to these fabulous products below. I hope you’ll take a look and shop!) But first let’s […]

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Illustrated Faith: the basics

I just hit my two year mark of illustrating my faith through Bible journaling. Like anything I have times where I do it more then others, but I can tell you when I am diving into God’s Word in this creative way I really feel like I can get to know His character and His […]

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Spring time preschool snack

I have one very creative and curious four and a half year-old.  I find myself looking for activities to fill the late afternoon hours while his brothers sleep and he just wants to chat, create, or “do something Momma.”  Recently Cashel has really grown in the area of focus and  in his pure love of […]

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Easter Dinner Menu

I’m not sure if I’ve had this much fun creating and executing a menu. I think because I tried a lot of new things, had a very open minded audience, and love this special season so much it just was particularly enjoyable to plan. In my “Easter and Eggs” post I asked for your info […]

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The Lucky Few: a rave review

You guys I’m a reader… But I can’t think of a time I read a book in a single day. Two sittings, about 12 hours later and I had this book devoured.  I would admit that the topic of adoption is of high interest to me, but even beyond that this family’s story is what […]

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When God Made You: a children’s book review

Finding a children’s book that is this beautifully written and reflectively illustrated is a rare treat.  I not only love the quality of the  product and the vivid, colorful printing;  but even more importantly the story of self-assurance, sense of self and others, and the truth that we are loved by God. This book is […]

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Pad Thai

So I’ve been on the hunt for a delicious Pad Thai recipe and  found one in new favorite cookbook Happily Homemade  (you can read my full review here – I really can’t say enough good things and that’s why I just keep telling you about it, one of these days you’ll snag yourself a copy!)  […]

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Eggs and Easter

So Easter around our house is a really big deal. But so is spring!   That is… when we get one… Here in the Pacific Northwest we haven’t seen much of it yet, but the last couple days with a few bursts of sunshine have given us hope. Last week my cousin Kylie gave us […]

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