on Friday, February 7th, 2014 | 1 Comment
So you've had one of those weeks or even months. You're frustrated or discouraged about how things are going. You feel like your world is out of control... What do you do? How do you handle stress?
Sometimes I just need better rest or to spend time with family or friends. Sometimes it helps to talk ...
on Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 | No Comments
I took treats to my daughter's class yesterday and I think they were a hit! So easy to make these Valentine or Birthday treats!
First, I dipped my daughter's favorite cookies in pink and white chocolate.
Next, I sprinkled them with Valentine sprinkles and laid them on foil to harden.
Done and oh so cute! So Love it!
on Sunday, February 2nd, 2014 | No Comments
Today on this wintry, snowy Sunday afternoon I sit with many thoughts about my day, and thoughts about the men in my life.
My husband is under the weather and so he called upon my father to preach this morning at our church. My husband is the pastor of our church and we have served together ...
on Friday, January 31st, 2014 | No Comments
I wanted to show you a quick and easy tutorial on how to make a bow. All you need is a strip of fabric or a ribbon and a hot glue gun. So simple and so pretty!
Here's what you do:
Cut a strip of fabric or ribbon to your desired length
Fold the fabric or ribbon so ...
on Thursday, January 30th, 2014 | No Comments
Are you looking for a sentimental gift for someone special in your life? This may be what you're looking for... This is actually two ideas put into one. The idea of making your own book and the idea of using the alphabet to describe a loved one. This is a great DIY gift for Valentines, ...
on Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 | No Comments
I ran across some really cute Valentine Cards the other day and they were from the Dollar Store! Just a dollar and some were two for a dollar! I found some cute cards at the Target Dollar Spot too. These cards are in plastic bags because they have 3D embellishments on them. I was ...
on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 | No Comments
The Christmas holiday season was a little busy for us this year... from Thanksgiving to Christmas we went out of town twice. From the beginning of December to New Years we hosted 2 different parties. Plus all the family festivities and church events... we were busy!
For our New Years party I couldn't decide if I ...
on Friday, January 17th, 2014 | No Comments
It seems like where ever you go there are signs and plaques with words to live by on them. Well, I was recently out shopping and found some great deals and wanted to share with you.
I bought this at a Family Christian Book Store for $5 on clearance. Love it!! "God doesn't give us what ...
on Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 | No Comments
Sometimes I feel scatterbrained. :) Over the holidays I was really having trouble keeping track of my phone and keeping it charged. So for the new year one of my goals is to embrace technology and keep my computer calendar updated, but to do that I figured I needed a new system. I decided that ...
on Friday, January 10th, 2014 | No Comments
My goals for 2014 are simple. My life has been pretty complicated lately with the addition of three new children. So I knew my goals for this year would have to be simple. :) This is my first blog post of the new year and it feels good to actually carve out some time to ...