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Summer Backyard Games

Here are two fun summer games you can play in your backyard. The kiddos are guaranteed to have a ball while you cool off inside on the porch with a drink…

Homemade Dinosaur Fossils

Have you guys heard of salt dough? It’s a dream activity for large groups of kids because it only has 3 ingredients, so it’s a breeze to prep! This summer, we…

Because I Don’t Know What to Say

I can’t stop thinking about Orlando. As tragedies increase in scale and number around the world, I feel like I have to acknowledge it and respond, but I have no…

Welcome Summertime!

‘Twas the last day of school, when all through the ‘hood The kids were so thrilled, this year had been good. The teachers were all taking long cleansing breaths. So…

Salads that Don’t Suck

Enchiladas, queso, margs…it’s too tempting, so I’m going to stop right there. Mexican food is my fav. And heaven knows I don’t need another excuse to indulge myself. So this…

Baby Girl

Baby Girl Today we dedicated you to the Lord before our friends and family. Child dedication is a rich tradition based on the biblical principle of giving us, as parents,…

I Heart Jeans

  Can I tell you about my new favorite jeans? Boyfriend. Ankle. Distressed. What else could a girl want this spring for that perfect transitional go-to pair? Plus, they are…

The Travel Wall

When Brandon and I moved into our current home, we really wanted to up our gallery wall game. Travel is something we both value and wanted to make a priority…

Thoughts on Story and Faith

I’ve always wanted a story, something to invoke emotion and that people could connect with. I think it’s a desire to feel validated in some way: to show proof that…

Homemade Chile Rellanos

Well, Nana K has done it again. When she whipped this up for us last time we were home, I was amazed that in under 30 minutes she put together…