Make Christmas Magical.

Helpful, Parenting

Spend much time in the car, listening to the radio during the month of December and you’ll hear Christmas music. We have heard these songs so many times, we know them by heart. “I want a hippopotamus…” “Tiny Tots with their…..” Wait! What?! TINY TOTS? Driving along and like a blow to the stomach with […]

Ultimate Guide To Buying Gifts For Mom That’ll She’ll Love


“Tiny tots… with their eyes all aglow, will find it hard to sleep tonight.” You know who doesn’t find it hard to sleep on Christmas Eve? Mom. She’s tired. She has shopped. Cooked. Baked. Cleaned. Wrapped. Worked herself into exhaustion making sure everyone else feels the thrill and excitement that makes Christmas time magical. Give […]

The sweetest missionary I know.

Family, Helpful, Parenting

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.” Matthew 28: 19-20. The Great Commission. Most Christians know this scripture. Elayna did too. She loved the stories missionaries brought […]

My Birthday Wouldn’t Be Without Me.


Bits and pieces of my fifth birthday party float in and out of my mind. Like a snapshot, I see myself with my cousins.  Little girls all dressed up. I can see a cake, a memory which comes from a picture I’ve seen. Fast forward eleven years and mom is taking a picture of me […]

10 Tips to Get Instagram-Worthy Pics of Your Kids. From a Pro!


A family meeting is happy to welcome a guest post for getting great momtographer pics of kids! Jessie Arras is the owner and photographer at The Tennessee Sweetpea Photography in Middle Tennessee. Welcome and thank you Jessie! Every mom wants beautiful, Instagram-worthy pictures of her kiddos. Adoring family and friends want to see them. The […]

Creation Museum Review. Is it worth the time and money?


So, you know you want to go to the Creation Museum. When it comes up in conversation with friends, you think to yourself, “ah yes, the Creation Museum, I need to get my family there!” Then as quickly as the thought entered your mind, it is gone. “post contains affiliate links” Dismissing a trip to […]

Cinnamon Cream Cheese Icing


Cinnamon cream cheese icing is the perfect topper for fall treats. Carrot cake, chocolate cupcakes and strawberry cupcakes can all be topped to perfection with cinnamon cream cheese icing. These pumpkin muffins are particularly yummy with this icing. Simply changing a flavor or two allows cream cheese to be completely customized. Cream cheese is such […]

Simple and Delicious Pumpkin Cupcakes


Fall is almost here and pumpkin is in everyone’s thoughts. The time for indulging in all things pumpkin is upon us. The smell of Cinnamon fills the air at the supermarket. I love pumpkin. As a result of my love for pumpkin, I will not wait until November to eat pumpkin. I love it. Therefore, […]