JORD Wood Watch Review and Giveaway!

Thanks to JORD for partnering with me on this review and giveaway. My husband is a special guy. He handles so many things for our family — even most of the errands and grocery shopping. So when JORD (pronounced “YORD”) asked if I’d like to review one of their gorgeous wood watches on my blog, I […] Read more »

Scrumptious Baked Pumpkin Donut Muffins

Do you know what resourceful people do when they want to make donuts, but they don’t own a donut pan? They make donut muffins. And that’s what I did. I made the most scrumptious donut muffins ever. Ever. Ever. Ever. They’re that good. Baked Pumpkin Donut Muffins Here’s the recipe: Print Baked Pumpkin Donut Muffins […] Read more »

10 Goals for the Week

Ah, Monday. I welcome a fresh new week and a chance to once again work on my goals. Here’s what I accomplished last week: Family/Mothering Goals: 1. Continue to work on memorizing two verses of scripture as a family 2. Plan a Family Day — Last week, we ordered pizza and watched right around six […] Read more »

Family Fun at the Medieval Times Chicago Castle

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament took our weekly family day to another level. We normally spend family day at home doing things like playing games, watching movies, enjoying special food, and planning for David’s Make-A-Wish Disney trip coming up later this year. We think planning any Disney trip is exciting when we do it together. But […] Read more »

10 Goals for the Week

I didn’t make a whole lot of progress with my business goals last week, but I did pretty well otherwise. Here’s what I accomplished: Family/Mothering Goals: 1. Continue to work on memorizing two verses of scripture as a family 2. Plan a fun day for our last day of home schooling! I can’t wait for […] Read more »

David’s Story: 6 Month Post Transplant Update

And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose. (Romans 8:28 NASB) As I sit here writing this post, my 5-year-old son sits next to me. His name is David. He had a bone marrow transplant nearly […] Read more »