It is so fun to watch our kids unwrap their gifts on Christmas morning, isn’t it?! Over the past few years I’ve learned that our joy can be even greater when we practice intentional Christmas gift giving. My Realization About ten years ago, when my kids were little, I remember standing in front of our
My kids and I are so excited to share this list of the BEST Christmas books for kids! I didn’t realize how much my kids enjoy the Christmas books that we own until we went through them together. Recently I asked them to vote on which ones are their favorites, and it cracked me up
It’s December! I don’t know about you, but I can hardly believe it! I absolutely love the holidays. They are so full of excitement and wonder for my kids, and tradition and meaning for me and my husband. I’m excited to share some of our favorite Christmas traditions to kick off this beautiful time of
Early this month one of my favorite mentors, Terri Savelle Foy, issued a gratitude challenge. The title of her podcast that day was called “Change Your Life in Three Minutes.” I was intrigued. She encouraged all of her viewers to record 3-5 things we are thankful for everyday for 30 days and to STOP complaining!
Okay, mama, I see you. I know those days when you feel yourself literally dragging before lunch time. You had a hard night’s sleep (or non-sleep). You had to will yourself out of bed in the morning, and you find yourself falling asleep playing trains or reading Pinkalicious. Believe me, I have been there more
47% of women say they have trouble choosing what to wear everyday! I think much of this is because our closets are full of clothes we no longer need or want.
If you are wondering how to teach gratitude to your kids, you are in the right place! Thanksgiving will be here before we know it, so this is the perfect time to start thinking about how to teach gratitude to your kids. The four parts of gratitude Recent research from the University of North
Welcome back, friend! I’m so excited to go through the last 5 steps of how to style your wardrobe to look more expensive! If you missed it, you can read Part 1 of How to Make Your Wardrobe Look More Expensive right here. If you are hoping to freshen up your wardrobe without buying a ton of
First off, who wouldn’t want a wardrobe that looks and feels more expensive, right? I’ve got some super exciting news for you today: You don’t have to buy super high-end clothes to make your outfits look expensive! (Cue the angels singing, I know!) If you are hoping to spruce up your wardrobe without buying any
On November 1st, I think many parents must throw up their arms and wonder, “What are we going to do with our leftover Halloween candy?” The amount of candy our kids can receive is staggering. It is estimated that the average pillowcase can hold up to 1,600 pieces of candy when fully stuffed! Even more