When I first saw the book advent calendar theme, I instantly loved the idea for my family. My kids and I read all the time together, and we really bond over books.
Pre-School Gift Guide
My son, Levi, is turning 4 in January, and this holiday season has been so special. He's now starting to understand the holidays, and he's getting so excited for them. I feel like I'm re-living my childhood all over again. I'm really intentional with my gifts to him. I focus on his interests (anything vehicle [...]
20 Satisfying Mother’s Day Recipes
Mother's Day is this Sunday, and I hope this weekend brings you beautiful weather, special memories and plenty of time to spend with your mom. It's been a long time since I actually got a chance to spend Mother's Day with my mom, so there isn't really a tradition we have. Since my sister's and [...]
Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day If You Live Near Or Far
Mother's Day is a little over a week away (Sunday, May 13th), and I though I'd share ways to celebrate this special day if you live near or far from your mom. I'm sharing what my sister's and I are doing for our mom for Mother's Day, plus including 10 other amazing ideas on how you can celebrate this special occasion!
Joanna Gaines Lemon Pie
Joanna Gaines Lemon Pie recipe is by far one of the best recipes I've made to date. I came across it while skimming through the Magnolia magazine last spring, and I instantly knew this was the dessert I was making for Easter dinner. I'm so glad I did because this dish was a hit! It's light, refreshing and so easy to make. The rustic simplicity of this pie is stunning. There's something I love about recipes that are simple to make and require only a handful of ingredients. They're the recipes that come out unbelievably good, and the ones I make over and over again.
Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookies
Valentine's Day is right around the corner, and I usually make a special dessert. Whether it's cheesecake, chocolate covered strawberry's or sugar cookies, I love having a treat to look forward to while celebrating. This year, I thought dressing up sugar cookies would be really fun to make, especially since I saw these cute Valentine's [...]
Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal Cookies
Lance and I have been getting cookie deliveries lately from friendly neighbors dropping by to say happy holidays. I love looking inside the festive tin boxes to see what treats are in store! In one tin box we got caramel popcorn, fudge and these coconut macaroon type cookies dipped in chocolate. I haven't tried those [...]
Mixed Greens Wreath
How To Create A Simple Natural Mixed Greens Wreath Creating this wreath was so much fun! I've been really into natural decor lately, and I knew this would be perfect hung up in my living room. I love how all of the stems incorporated in the wreath are different shades of green, and the pine [...]