Let your child get bored

Let your child get bored

In a world that is so fast-paced, we need to let our children become bored from time to time! Boredom actually allows the brain to recover from the overstimulated world that we live in. So many parents think that it’s their responsibility to fill every moment of their child’s time with activities, extracurriculars or screens. [...]

Our Second Wedding Anniversary

Our Second Wedding Anniversary

In two days, Halloween, it will be our second wedding anniversary and ELEVEN year dating anniversary.... Wow, that doesn’t even seem real. I'm choosing to write this now because Halloween is all about the kids and I know I'll be caught up in the hustle and bustle! Our relationship was a rollercoaster for years. Extremely [...]

Christmas 2017

Christmas 2017

Ahhh, Christmastime, it's just a magical time of year. We celebrate the Lord amongst twinkling lights and carols, all while snacking on yummy treats! I know some people can't stand the Christmas cheer, but I just love it. It makes me feel excited and uplifted. On Christmas Eve Eve, we spent the day out at [...]

God give me rest

Yesterday morning I woke up early. Exhausted, I whispered, "God, please somehow.. let me get some rest." Next thing I know I'm waking up at noon! Paisley didn't even get out of bed until 12:30pm. We woke up, stayed in our jammies (we usually do anyways), ate "breakfast", watched an episode of Elmo, and read [...]