Memory Verse Pillows *giveaway* {Partner Spotlight!}

When I was at Blissdom this year I was sitting at a table of Crafty/DIY bloggers. A girl came up to me and said, “I think we are neighbors.” Now, this might be super weird anywhere else but I guess in the land of bloggers it’s only kinda weird. Anyway, after talking for a minute […]

Top Ten {Tuesday}: Christmas 2010

I have totally been avoiding writing on my blogs this week. I’ve been doing some research and spiffying on them, instead. You know, maintenance. But then today I was sitting at my computer and thought, “Hmmm. Is tomorrow Tuesday? What if someone NEEDS a Top Ten list?!! What if they need to share their 2010 […]


Snowflake Specimen Art from Racks and Mooby {your kids could make this as a gift!} 7 True Things About You from Kat at Inspired to Action {so beautiful!} Chinaberry {a bookstore focusing on positive kids’ books} Holiday Healthy Snacks for Kids from Delicious Ambiguity {SO CUTE} Spotlight at Make and Takes {a new awesome place […]

The King’s Christmas List

Last night the four of us snuggled on the couch with hot chocolate (chocolate milk in a sippy cup for Asa) and some catalogs. We were looking for Christmas gifts. Were the kids making their Christmas lists with Toys R Us catalogs? Nope. We had the Samaritan’s Purse and World Vision gift catalogs. We were […]

Creative and Simple Gift Ideas

This is a guest post from my bff and sisterchick, Staci from Simply Staci. Be prepared to be jealous of her creativity… One of my most favorite things to do is give gifts.  Beyond the obligatory birthday and Christmas gifts, I really love those out of the blue gifts. What I’ve come to realize is […]

Top Ten {Tuesday}: Best Gifts Given or Recieved This Christmas

1. Vtech Tote and Go Laptop The way Lydia loves her new pink plastic laptop makes me wonder if I love my laptop too much! Here she is emailing my cousin from California. “Mommy! Everyone keeps emailing me because I got a new computer!” 2. Mary Poppins on Broadway The last two years, my in-laws […]

Worst Christmas Gift Idea Ever

My mom has 2 sisters. One lives about 5 minutes from me. The other? About 15 hours. We rarely get to see her and her family. It’s sad because when I was born, all my aunts still lived in Atlanta. And since I was the first grandchild/niece I was quite the center of attention. So, […]