Summertime and the Livin’ AIN’T Easy
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I’ve got my toes in the water, bottom NOT in the sand Several worries in my mind Gripping toddlers with each hand. Still, life is good today. Yeah, life is good today. I am at the pool and have been holding … Read More

Yes! Bless! It’s Time for VBS!
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t’s hard to believe that summer is right around the corner! As you begin planning summer camps and activities, don’t forget about the awesomeness that is VBS! Vacation Bible School has become one of our favorite summer traditions. The kids love … Read More

We Chose Love: When Marriage Is Hard
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We were 15. Just kids. We went out for ice cream, watched movies, played games. It didn’t matter where we went or what we did, we had so much fun together. We went to separate colleges and wanted to stay … Read More

A Letter to The Tooth Fairy
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Dear Tooth Fairy,      WHY? Why do you do this to us? After countless sleepless nights, agonizing weeks/months to help our babies grow their teeth, why must they lose them 5-6 years later? And you make a living off of this! … Read More

Parenting is Scary
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/Parenthood/ noun: To be completely responsible for the emotional, physical, social, intellectual well-being of another human. It is freaking scary!  Here are 13 of the scariest moments we face as parents: 1. Pregnancy. There is a little life growing inside of you, sucking … Read More

A FUNctional Affordable Room Makeover
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When we moved into our new house, little did we know that what we thought would be a simple kids’ room would end up being a labor of love that would bring us closer together, unleash latent talents, and create … Read More

Deciding Your Child’s Fate
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Competitive sports start very young. Too young. At an age where kids should be playing a variety of sports, feeling out their interests and talents, parents are being asked to make some very big decisions. If a kid shows even … Read More