2 Super Simple Easter Gift Ideas Mar18

2 Super Simple Easte...

Ok friends – believe it or not, Easter is next weekend!   That means it’s time to stuff the eggs, fill the baskets, and put together the last minute teacher gifts. Actually, I’m not sure if Easter gifts for teachers are a real thing, but I figure any time we have the chance to...

A Trip Worth Taking May29

A Trip Worth Taking

Last week DJ and I, along with a small group of our friends, spent six days in Brooklyn, NY. We partnered alongside Metro World Child and were a part of what they call their boot camp. There’s a reason they call it that. During our time there, we weren’t sitting around with our feet up,...

The Heart of a Mother May10

The Heart of a Mothe...

How can one define the heart of a mother? It cannot be boxed or categorized or specified Because no two mothers are exactly the same There are those who birthed their own children – experiencing the weight gain, the nesting and the labor pain There are those who were chosen, selected,...

Peace and Rest – A Book Review Feb23

Peace and Rest ̵...

  Writing and publishing your first book is a dream that not all will bring to reality. Putting years of your thoughts, stories, and experiences down on paper takes time, discipline, and focus. Then there’s the proofing, editing, formatting and the second guessing… But when it...

My Top 10 Favorite Children’s Books Oct03

My Top 10 Favorite C...

I absolutely love reading children’s books. The humor, the emotions, the characters, the story – a great children’s book brings it all together. I dream of having a library in my house someday; one whole shelf will be dedicated to the books I plan to write. Having three young kids makes...

Tall Girl Problems Sep19

Tall Girl Problems

Today’s post is just for fun and something my tall friends (all 3 of them) will get a laugh out of. I’m 6’ feet tall – well technically 6’ and ¾ but I typically leave that ¾ part out. I’ve been this tall since around my sophomore year in high school. I like it – now, not...