This week is the one year anniversary of the completion of a small home reno project that my husband and I tackled last year. I'm pretty sure two-thirds of the way through my husband was feeling a very weighty regret at ever undertaking the project (it took FOREVER!!!) but now, we love it so much, … Continue reading Shiplap Stairway Remodel
I just love a wreath! I love laying it out, and seeing where things fit. I love being creative with what I'm going to include in my wreath. I love that you can use the exact same supplies as somebody else and yet the wreaths somehow turn out completely different. It's craft magic. Several years … Continue reading DIY Pinecone Wreath
I have been trying (mostly unsuccessfully) to get all the clutter out of our homeschool cupboard. We have the bottom of our china cabinet that we use exclusively for our daily homeschool things: reading curriculum, devotional, printing books, math curriculum, clipboards, headphones, markers, pencil crayons, glue sticks and sundry, I could go on and on. … Continue reading Art Supply Organizer – Homeschool Organizer!
Every Friday night my family has Friday Night Family Movie Night Supper Downstairs. Seriously, that's what we call it. My kids will say, "Is tonight Friday Night Family Movie Night Supper Downstairs?" It's quite the mouthful, and was especially cute when my son couldn't yet speak properly and would call it "Friday Night Family Movie … Continue reading DIY Sleeping Cap
Hello! And welcome to Part Two of my Beauty and the Beast Birthday Tea Party! If this is the first you're hearing of it be sure to head over to Part One, where you'll see all the decorations, preparation and set-up! Today I'll show you how the party went! BONUS: I made a Party-in-a-Bag for … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Birthday Tea Party – Part 2
So my lovely little daughter's 5th Birthday party was planned for the middle of March 2020. Two days before the party we postponed it because of that pesky virus...well, the days turned into weeks, which turned into months, and this little darling's party sat in a bin, gathering dust in the basement. When her birthday … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Birthday Tea Party
Help your kids WANT to read!! So it's summer holidays in our house (WOOHOO!) and I couldn't be more excited! I am always concerned about how to make my children read over school breaks especially because, since we homeschool, reading can really feel like school. My son has been a struggling reader for many years, … Continue reading Reading Incentive Basket
Tomorrow is our last day of school - WOOHOO!!! I'm always excited for summer holidays, but this year it kind of crept up on me. I looked at the calendar one day and realized: We have seven days of school left. Let me tell you, that was thrilling. We homeschool, and typically it's awesome - … Continue reading School Year in Review -Free Printable
Don't kids just say the funniest and cutest things? If you ask the right questions you can get amazing answers! I love to hear what my kids have to say about my husband and I, and Mother's and Father's Day are each an excellent opportunity to get a record of some of those little thoughts! … Continue reading Father’s Day Personalized Mug Wrap – Free Printable!
Photo by Katie E on Pexels.com Dear Reader, Do you struggle to come up with the perfect Mother's Day gift for your Mom? Or a Mother's Day gift from your children to their Mom? Do you wonder what exactly a Mom wants for Mother's Day? Well, dear Reader, I wondered too. So I undertook to … Continue reading What do Moms REALLY want for Mother’s Day?