First day back at school had me going Crazi Erazi {Win a set!}

school

You guys, I sometimes wonder if my children do things just to taunt me. Like, for instance, when it’s the end of their first day back at school and I ask how it went. Their answer to everything is: “Okay”.… Continue Reading

Spurt, helping us bust the toddler boredom this summer

Spurt

I love summer, you guys! And I love that I can get my littlest ones involved in the summer fun too! Kari, in particular, is only now understanding the full glory of the summer sun, summer foods and activities and… Continue Reading

Gifting with intention: Why DVD’s are great Christmas gifts!

DVD's are great Christmas gifts

I love giving gifts that have meaning. Intentional gift giving (and receiving) is my thing. I get it though. Sometimes a “grab and go” gift makes more sense than a “this made me think of you gift” because: LIFE. But… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Casting Crowns – It’s Finally Christmas

Casting Crowns

I love Christmas music, you guys. It gives me all the feels. Like, literally, ALL of them! I love hearing and singing about the birth of Jesus Christ. I think this is why I’m such a fan of Christmas music.… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Jeremy Camp – Christmas:God With Us

Jeremy Camp

For those who prefer your more tradish Christmas sing along songs, you need to check out Jeremy Camp’s totally rad Christmas offering called Christmas: God With Us. Jeremy is a really cool contemporary Christian artist and his festive album is… Continue Reading

Gary Chapman’s Conversation Starters made my family talk {Giveaway!}

Ever sat around a supper table and literally heard crickets, because the conversation was just that non-existent? Or do you find that one child is a chatterbox, leaving no room for any of the others to share? Or do you… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Matt Redman – These Christmas Lights

Matt Redman

For those looking for a more contemporary listen this Christmas allow me to introduce your ears to all that is Matt Redman. Matt is a 2 time Grammy award winner, worship leader and renowned singer and songwriter in the christian… Continue Reading

Music Monday: Top 25 Christmas Hymns compilation

Top 25 Christmas Hymns

I love me some Christmas music. And I’m not entirely fussy when it comes to who is doing the singing (or instrument playing), as long as it’s done with excellence. I mean, don’t get me wrong, I do have my… Continue Reading

Prepping for 2018 with Priscilla Shirer

priscilla shirer

With the end of the year quickly approaching, I find myself looking back on the past year… mistakes made, lessons learnt, that sort of thing. I love this aspect of life… that we are always growing and learning. No one… Continue Reading

What my kids are playing with: Transformers, Fantastic Gymnastics and Yo-kai

Transformers

It’s almost the most wonderful time of the year and if you’re anything like me, you have your Christmas gifts list covered. Spreadsheet brain, remember? Christmas shopping for my kids is usually a mild affair anyways since they are all… Continue Reading