5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) Heat! Whether it’s from the roof over our heads, our fireplace, warm clothes and blankets, or our heater, I’ m so grateful for heat! We’ve been snowed in for a week, compliments of Snowpocalypse/Snomageddon/Polar Vortex! Seriously, Mother Nature and Jack Frost hold the top two positions on my […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) A new family calendar and a handful of bright pens! Seriously, at the end of each year, I love to buy a new family calendar (a desk calendar from Target…our calendar hangs in our “hub,” which is the area between our mudroom and kitchen) for the upcoming year […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) The part of Christmas break that comes after Christmas day. Until I became a mom, Christmas day and the days leading up to it were full of excitement and I didn’t have a care in the world. Now, as a mom, the days leading up to Christmas day […]



5 For Friday {and a GIVEAWAY}

Five things I’m LOVING this week {and a GIVEAWAY!}: 1) The gift wrapping station I created in our craft room! Seriously, I think I’m in love! WHY did I not do this sooner!? It deserves a post of its own and I will be sharing all the details soon. Here’s a sneak peek: 2) Super […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) Fall! My favorite season was always summer! Until about 2 years ago. Now, I’m loving fall/autumn/whatever you wanna call it! The cool, crisp air reminds me of where I grew up (Pacific Northwest). I love the colorful leaves. Fall is the beginning of the exciting holiday season with […]



5 For Friday

It’s FRIDAAAAAAAAY! *woohooooo* For the first Friday in a few weeks, I feel as though I can relax! The past few weeks have been CRAZY! There was the crazy fun-filled last week of summer break. There was back-to-school shopping, lunch planning, and school supply organizing. There was first day of school and first week of […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) A Parent’s Promise by Joel Felix. Love, love, LOVE this! I have it in teal and I’m in the process of framing it and choosing a special place to hang it. I’ll share in an upcoming post. (source) 2) Watching old videos of my shorties, especially with my […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) Shade! It has been SO hot and humid this summer. My ability to find shade on these sweltering days is on par with my ability to find a bathroom when I was pregnant. Yes, it’s good. lol 2) Muppets, the movie. Gotta be honest, I wasn’t a big […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) FREE printables! Oh how I love fun free printables! Right now, I’m printing lunch notes, guided journaling pages, and a back to school banner. Seriously, this deserves a post of its own so stay tuned next week! I’ll share a few of my fave recent printables and my […]



5 For Friday

Five things I’m LOVING this week: 1) Our new Igloo Cube! I have the large one but I finally scored the 14-can capacity cube at Target on Sunday and I’m loving it! We have used it every day this week and I don’t see that changing till the weather is chilly. Perfect size for us […]