Ice cream kids birthday party

This ice cream themed slumber party was a perfectly sweet birthday treat!

Being a mom to my children is such a big part of who I am. Here are a few thoughts I have on Mother’s Day this year.

Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican history. Here are my top ideas to get your family in the spirit for this fun annual fiesta!

We never forget the reason for this holiday, and always make it the main focus.  BUT for me, an added bonus to the holiday is dressing our family up in our Easter Sunday best.

I fill my kiddos’ Easter baskets with a variety of items to encourage their creativity and get them ready for a summer in the sun!

With Valentine’s Day approaching, I figured it was a good time to share how my husband and I met and eventually fell in love.

A few years ago, my husband and I sat together on the couch after we’d put the kids to bed on Christmas and both said something to the effect of, “they got way too many presents this year.”  Instead of appreciating each gift and feeling the excitement of unwrapping presents, they had set a record […]

If you are a boy mama, you know the obsession for dinosaurs.  My twin boys, Abram and Levi, absolutely love dinos so I was so excited to throw them a dinosaur party for their 4th birthday.  It was a small birthday party with just family but we had so much fun! We had sensory dino […]


Several years ago, we started the tradition of visiting Sweetfields Farm In October prior to Halloween. It’s about an hour drive from our home but it’s always well worth the drive. The corn maze is the big draw but there is plenty more fun to be had. My kids love the play area, tree house, […]


We do a family costume each year for Halloween. I started doing this when Anaya and Malachi were babies and it’s been fun for Fred and me to get involved in the costume too.