Coziness for our Cats

Cats love to be cozy. I find our cats in interesting spots sometimes all for the sake of being cozy. Our big Maine Coon is notorious for trying to fit into small spaces. Having a comfy area where they can rest is just what they need and love! Disclosure: I received a complimentary product to […]

Why it’s Important for Kids to Understand the Definition of Friend

From the time our kids are still little we emphasize the importance of knowing all about strangers. Who they are, what you should and shouldn’t do with and around strangers, etc. But what about friends? When it comes to kids understanding friends, there is often this gray area between strangers and friends, which then leads […]

How to Be Romantic {Even if it’s Not Easy for You}

With Valentine’s Day around the corner thoughts of romance are in the air. Although we really should be romantic with our husbands regularly, it’s a good reminder to be more conscious of how to be romantic with them. I know what you’re thinking. “It’s another post from someone who finds it easy to be romantic, […]

Fun Personalized Pet Accessories

I think I’ve shared many times how much I love personalized products. I’ve also shared how much we love our pets as they are part of our family. So I was definitely excited to see the personalized pet accessories by Hot Dog Collars. Disclosure: I received complimentary products to facilitate my review. Regardless, all opinions […]

Making Your Home Kitten Proof

A couple weeks ago we got a new kitten. Our daughter was particularly thrilled because she has been wanting a kitten for a while. Since we’re finally a little more settled, we thought it would be a good time. Lily (the name our daughter gave her) is a sweet little kitten, but like most kittens, […]

Keep Kids Entertained in the Car

We’ve been in the car a lot lately. We took a trip over to Chicago, which could be a 5 hour drive, but if you have to go through Chicago like we did, it added another 2 hours! Most of the other drives are only an hour one way, but that hour can be exhausting […]

Birthday Fun with a Mario Birthday Party

Both of our boys have their birthdays at the end of April, so we often have one big birthday party to celebrate. Sometimes we have to find some middle ground on what we choose for a theme, but there was no question that this year we were going to have a Mario Birthday Party! Disclosure: […]

Sensory Bin Round Up

As a mom with three special needs children I am always looking for activities to encourage fine-motor skills, imaginative play, exploration. Sensory bins offer this while offering an opportunity to explore different textures. This is great for both young children as well as special needs children. It’s important to note, though, that sensory bins are […]

Messy Beautiful Love {Book Review}

There is so much information out there about love. There are even amazing Bible verses about love. Sorting through it all can be confusing. Love isn’t always easy. In fact, sometimes it’s hard – and messy. We have to make a choice – a choice to surrender to God and clean up the messes His […]

The Song Couple’s Devotional {Book Review}

My husband and I love doing devotionals together, but something we have been considering is a couple’s devotional. Needless to say, I am so glad for the opportunity to review THE SONG: Awaken Love Couple’s Devotional! Disclosure (in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in […]

Pulling Back the Shades {Book Review}

There is a phenomenon that started a couple of years ago that continues to put a burden on my heart. It all started with 50 Shades of Grey and snowballed into an epidemic of women turning to erotica. It doesn’t seem to discriminate between single women, married women, women of faith, moms, wives, etc. More […]

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