Rainy Day Family Fun

Rainy Day Family Fun

I hope no one minds too much, but I plan to get back to a few personal posts intermixed with the recipes and DIY. Blogging about our family is where this little blog started and over the years it’s been lost a little along with 

A Year of Dates | Valentines Day Idea

A Year of Dates | Valentines Day Idea

  ***This is a recycled post from when only my mom and sister were reading my blog and III and I were still giving Valentine’s gifts :/ Now six years and two kids later, I’m realizing we need more date nights in our lives. Anyone 

Gain Financial Confidence in 2017

Gain Financial Confidence in 2017

“Happy 2017! I feel so old thinking Y2K was 17 years ago…goodness. How was your Christmas? We traveled some, ate a lot, and spent so much quality time with family! This year I think my favorite moment was baking a birthday cake for Jesus with 

Best Kept Secret in Christmas Cards!

Best Kept Secret in Christmas Cards!

Do you send out Christmas cards? This time of year I absolutely LOVE going to the mailbox each day and finding love sent from friends near and far. I love seeing how they have captured their family during the year. How far away friend’s children 

Aaron’s Big Score for a Big TV Social Sweepstakes!

Aaron’s Big Score for a Big TV Social Sweepstakes!

September is FINALLY here and that can only mean one thing…pumpkin spice lattes! Just kidding, it’s still 90 degrees here….no, it means FOOTBALL IS BACK! And in this household we take it seriously. In the fall I would almost say it’s a way of life. 

Preschool Prayer

Preschool Prayer

Preschool has been one of the first experiences where we’ve sent Chickadee out into the “real world” without us. But what she does take with her is our influence and the love of Jesus we are trying to plant in her heart. It’s a big 

Sprout | 11 Months

Sprout | 11 Months

And just like that…it’s here. Your last “month” post. After today we only have one sticker left little man. I can’t believe the next time I sit down to write an update you will be ONE YEAR OLD! Such a bitter sweet time. The baby stage 

8 Stay at Home Date Night Ideas

8 Stay at Home Date Night Ideas

*Disclosure: The post is sponsored by XFINITY, but opinions as always are all my own! I am thankful to work with companies that provide my family with a little extra spending money and for readers like you who come and see what I have to say.    Yall, Valentine’s Day 

Financial Tips to Help You Stay at Home

Financial Tips to Help You Stay at Home

We always knew when kids became a part of our story that we wanted to make it possible for me to stay at home. A year or so before I became pregnant with Chickadee we decided we would go ahead and try living on only 

Sprout | Nine Months

Sprout | Nine Months

Sprout, Although it sometimes seems like the dark, cold, winter days pass slowly, the months with you are flying by! I can’t believe it is time to already be thinking about your FIRST birthday. How can it be? 9 months looks good on your baby boy. 

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

From our family to yours, wishing you a Merry Christmas!! ~ Laura Beth, III, Chickadee, and Sprout And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you goods news of great joy that will be for all the people. For unto you 

New Kitchen | Before & After

New Kitchen | Before & After

Yall the days and weeks are flying by! I feel like I blinked and Sprout is 8 months old…which means we’ve been in the new house for 8 months and 13 days. (I still need to write his crazy birth story!) Our new house is 

Sprout | Seven Months

Sprout | Seven Months

Oh Sprout, I’m a few weeks late posting your 7 month update, but it’s par for the course after the craziness that followed us around all month! I’ll be honest with you baby boy…it’s been a rough month. Now don’t get me wrong, we love 

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Party

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Party

I have a TWO year old! She is the sweetest little thing and we couldn’t wait to celebrate her. I had a hard time figuring out what our “theme” should be, and then one week she asked to read The Very Hungry Caterpillar over and