Crafts · Decorating · Family · Gwendolyn · Holidays · Josiah

Next Week

Next week will probably be one of the busiest times of the year.  With two kiddos born the week of Thanksgiving there’s a lot to celebrate!  We’ll celebrate Gwen’s fifth birthday, Josiah’s third birthday two days later, Thanksgiving after that, and then have a family birthday party for the kiddos on the weekend.  Thanksgiving will be… Continue reading Next Week

Books · Food · Health

Blissful Bites Cookbook Review (and a giveaway!)

***Giveaway Closed – Congratulations Theresa!*** When I made my Peanut Butter Bliss Pudding I had no idea it would turn into a book review!  I jumped at the chance to review my own copy of Blissful Bites: Vegan Meals That Nourish Mind, Body, and Planet and was even more thrilled when I learned that one… Continue reading Blissful Bites Cookbook Review (and a giveaway!)

Bible · Books · Food · Gwendolyn · Homeschool

Muffin Tin Meals & More

I love using the kiddos’ divided plates for mealtimes, making sure I find something to fill each spot.  Whenever I leave one “blank,” Gwen has to point out that it’s empty.  Sorry, some days I’m more creative than others!  I got this nifty idea from Counting Coconuts to make muffin tin meals.  It’s amazing how the… Continue reading Muffin Tin Meals & More

Books · Eco-Friendly · Family · Food · Gwendolyn · Home · Josiah · Phil

The Garden Experiment

In the past Phil and I have done a tiny garden, tomatoes in a pot, container herbs… but this year is the Garden Experiment.  We decided to build three raised beds with a variety of vegetables (mostly from seed) and see how they fare.      The kids quickly decided this was their new playground/sandbox. … Continue reading The Garden Experiment