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Gender Reveal!

This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. As most of you know, Joel and I are expecting our 3rd child. We found out last Wednesday whether we would be expecting our 3rd boy or our 1st girl. Now, before I get into too much detail, I told Joel as […]

Love Your Children… Always

This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. VBS has been going well this week. We wrap up with our closing program tonight (yay!). I am excited to finish up and take a break. Next up… I still have a lot of planning to do for our next year of home […]

5 Facts About Directing a Vacation Bible School Program

This post contains affiliate links, to see my full disclosure policy, click here. This year for VBS we are using the Answers in Genesis curriculum called “Ocean Commotion”. The Bible story that it focuses on is Noah’s Ark. I am so excited to see the questions and conversations that take place next week! So this is […]

5 Things I learned While Shopping with My Kids

We went shopping today. It was quite the trip. I would love to report that my children were perfectly well-behaved little angels while we were shopping… but I simply cannot. However, I did learn 5 things today about shopping with my kids. 5. Always bring a stroller or wagon if you have a child under […]

My Favorite “Mom-ent” Today

Today, my  2-year-old curled up in my lap and took a nap. It has been a few months since he has done this. I didn’t know how much I missed it until today. Being stuck on my couch because I didn’t want to move him from my lap was the highlight of my day. It […]

#2 Don’t Go to Bed Mad (Ever)

Shortly after we became engaged, Joel and I had a college professor tell us to “never ever go to bed mad”. We have lived by these words ever since then. (Thanks, Steve!) Now, your personalities may differ so much so that one of you wants to talk about the situation quickly and move on; or you […]