This town home of ours is quickly becoming a little paradise. I’m so grateful for a place to call our own that suits our needs and that we are slowly sprucing up. I feel like it’s a little diamond in the rough that just needed a little extra loving! I realize few people dislike Christmas…… Continue reading Deck the Halls! Christmas 2017 Home Tour
December is upon us! I wanted to share something I did with our three-year-old today to help us have a more Christ-centered Christmas and build a new family tradition. Scroll down for details! The halls are decked (I’ll share a mini Christmas home tour soon!) and the advent calendar is stuffed with a scripture study…… Continue reading First Day of Advent: the Christmas Season is Here! + a DIY Acts of Kindness Manger for Kids
I hope you all had a beautiful Thanksgiving! We hosted ourselves this year, with my sister and her husband coming up to join us! Naturally, I made WAY too much food… which we then ate for days and I haven’t cooked all weekend so that’s been kind of nice 😉 And man, it was good……… Continue reading Thanksgiving 2017
I’ve been busy preparing for Thanksgiving, drawing up the menu, shopping for food, getting tableware and decorations ready (did you know you can just spray paint dollar-store charger plates and voilà?!) and throughout it all I’ve been struck by how wonderful it is to be able to do this all. And how grateful I am…… Continue reading Giving Thanks
Adelina has been in love with Little Red Riding Hood lately — last week we were reading it every night — so I asked her if she wanted to be le Petit Chaperon Rouge for Halloween and of course, she thought it was the best idea ever! We made a trip to our local Ace…… Continue reading Our Little Red Riding Hood and Supporting Cast — Happy Halloween!