Pinterest: Top Ten {Tuesday}

Why is the internet such an adorable black hole? First it was message boards. Then blogs. Then myspace. Then twitter. Then tumblr. Then facebook. Then etsy. And now? Pinterest. The deliciousness of Pinterest cannot be told. I know it kinda looks like PINE TREE EST or PIN TREE REST. But it’s really a mashup of: […]

Nehemiah's Wall {giveaway}

We have read The Jesus Storybook Bibleso many times that sadly, my kids think THAT is the Bible. And there are some Bible stories they don’t know because we’ve never read them! I’m always on the lookout for new Bible storybooks that aren’t too cheesy or watered down. This week I got the The Beginning […]

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Cardboard Tube Binoculars from Crafts by Amanda Give Them All Of Your Heart Challenge at Muthering Heights Saddest Letter I’ve Ever Read by Cary Schmidt and The Gypsy Mama’s response: ‘Cause I Think Jesus Could Take An Army of Ninjas 9 Must Have Art Supplies for Crafty Kids from Pajama Mama linked to Saturday Stumbles […]

I HAVE REACHED MY LIMIT

Last week I tried potty-training my 2.5 year old son. Some of you are already snickering because you know all the drama that goes into that one sentence. My daughter was potty trained in 2 days at the age of 24 months. My son spent an entire week in Buzz Lightyear underwear and we did […]

I'm SO Sorry

Last week I tried potty-training my 2.5 year old son. Some of you are already snickering because you know all the drama that goes into that one sentence. My daughter was potty trained in 2 days at the age of 24 months. My son spent an entire week in Buzz Lightyear underwear and we did […]

Mysterious Strawberry Thread

It’s just a little box—plastic, slightly musty and the stickers peeling off. But inside? A treasure trove of delicious jewel like morsels of childhood. When my mom fished my Strawberry Shortcake house out of the attic, I was immediately familiar with it. There was no flood of memories or emotion–it was just an intimate reacquainting. […]

Dragon and the Turlte Go on a Safari

Asa pulled The Dragon and Turtle book off the shelf the other day and almost jumped for joy, “Dragon! Turtle! Dragon! Turtle!” So, when we got the new The Dragon and the Turtle Go on Safari book in the mail* Asa knew it was for him. He was ready to read it and we settled […]