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  • Keep Your Eyes On The Road With Navdy

    Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Navdy but all thoughts are my own. As a mom of two busy boys I feel like most of my time is spent in the car. Whether I’m dropping the kids off at school or picking them up, driving to a sports practice or game, or

  • Ikea Desk Makeover

    My desk needed tidying up in a big way. So, on a trip to Ikea, I picked up 2 Sunnerstra rails, 5 hanging containers, and two packages of plastic hooks. My work area is so much more organized now! Here’s where you can find the Sunnerstra rails online: ht

  • 100 Cup Challenge!

    It’s Roll Up The Rim season here in Canada, and we decided to accept the 100 Cup Challenge, ala Furious Pete and others. Thing is, we couldn’t afford to buy 100, so we’re doing the challenge with 10 cups … which is totally the same thing. We’re

  • Basketball Party Appetizer

    Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SnackBracketPlaybook #CollectiveBias Are any of you basketball fans? Or married to basketball fans? If so, I bet you or your loved ones

  • Graduation Cards As Unique As Your Graduate

    Thanks to Basic Invite for sponsoring this post. Spring is here and with it comes the start of what I like to call ‘celebration season’. From baby showers to weddings to graduations, there are many special occasions to celebrate during the spring and

  • Cleaning Tutorial … Narrated By Kids!

    Today my sons are teaching you how to clean your bathroom, with their own special tips and tricks. Enjoy this, er, “tutorial” on how to get your bathroom sparkling clean!

  • Sleeping In On Sunday

    We slept in on Sunday morning, requiring loud music and vast amounts of coffee. We made it to church … late. And then we headed out to enjoy the beautiful sunshine-y March weather we’re having! Music: Krystal Meyers – “Make Some Noise”, “Beaut

  • DIY Decorative Jewelry Tray

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StreakFreeShine #CollectiveBias Spring is one of the most beautiful seasons. From budding flowers to pretty lace dresses to sparkling pastel colored

  • Winter is BOOORING!

    When winter starts, it’s so much fun. There’s lots to do, and the temperature stays relatively mild. But fast forward a couple of months, and winter is so last season! Cabin fever starts to set in, the number of boots, coats, and snowpants at the door

  • KudosWall: A Place To Track Your Student’s Accomplishments

    Disclosure: This post is sponsored by KudosWall. Have you ever wished there was a place to keep track of your student’s accomplishments all in one place? Whether they won a spelling bee, got an award at school, or came in first place at a sports or musi

  • Budget -Friendly Essential Oils for Beginners (Unboxing!)

    We recently received Radha Beauty’s Essential Oil Starter Kit. This is an budget-friendly way to venture into the world of essential oils. The packaging did leave something to be desired, but besides that, the oils themselves look great. We put them int

  • Jar Of Wisdom And Love For A Graduate

    Graduation season is just around the corner which means that many are busy planning parties to celebrate their graduate. There are a number of things to think about, from the food you’ll serve to the decor you’ll have to the gift you’ll give. Today

  • 1 John 5:6-12 {Kinetic Typography}

    1 John 5 6 This is he who came by water and blood—Jesus Christ; not by the water only but by the water and the blood. And the Spirit is the one who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit and the w

  • Are Video Games Ruining Our Children?

    There are so many things to worry about as a parent--is my child eating healthily, is he/she developing well, am I letting her watch too much TV, etc. The list could go on for miles. In recent years, one topic that has dominated many media headlines is t

  • Packing for 10 Days in a 40L Carry-On Backpack

    This is a look at my 40L Ventura backpack from Walmart, all packed and ready to go for 10 days in a remote, fly-in community. We’ll have little (if any) access to showers, no laundry facilities, and very little chance of being able to re-stock anything

  • Better Late Than Never!

    Guess what I forgot to post? Yep. As I was clicking around on photos on my computer today, I decided...better late than never! Happy birthday to our kiddos who celebrated their 6th birthdays with 4... (This is a content summary only. Please click on the

  • Spring Mini Pudding Pies

    To celebrate National Pi Day today I wanted to share a super easy, fun snack for kids. This snack doesn’t require any baking and can be put together in just a couple minutes. Ingredients needed: 1 cup of premade vanilla pudding Food coloring Sprinkles P

  • Ephesians 3:14-21 {Kinetic Typography}

    It’s was a busy week, and it’s shaping up to be yet another one as Monday draws to a close.  I’m working on memorizing Ephesians 3:14-21, which is one of the things we need to do before heading north on this spring’s missions trip. I’m terrible

  • Comment on It’s Your Lucky Day: Find the Four Leaf Clovers on Step2.com! by Debra Taylor

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  • 20 Songs I’m Streaming This Month

    Disclosure: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I love listening to music. Whether I’m working, cleaning, or driving in the car, it just brightens my

  • Be The Snack Mom MVP

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PureLife40pk #CollectiveBias With spring baseball season just around the corner, I’ve already started planning for what I need to do to have a smo

  • Movie Night To Celebrate Disney’s Moana

    Thanks to Disney Home Entertainment for sending us a movie kit to celebrate Moana’s release. You all know that our family loves movie nights so when I was asked to host a movie night for the Digital HD release of Moana I was really excited. We didn

  • Creating A Gift Basket For A Sick Friend

    This post is written by me on behalf of Geometry Global. All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Acorn Influence, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Being sick is difficult for anyone, but it is especially di

  • What Children Learn Through Play

    Thanks to the Toy Association for sponsoring this post as part of their Genius of Play campaign. Did you know that kids learn through play? Whether they are building with blocks, playing with dolls or running around the playground, play is an important te

  • 13 Moms Inspirations – Happy Thoughts For Days When You Need a Pick Me Up

    13 Moms Inspirations – Happy Thoughts For Days When You Need a Pick Me Up Let’s face it. As moms, there are days where we just need that extra bit of inspiration. One way that gives me a bit of happy and allows me to exhales are wine (which I try not

  • Family Movie Night With Tampico

    Thanks to Tampico for sponsoring this fun movie night post. Our family loves having movie nights at home. Whether we are re-watching a movie we’ve seen a dozen times, or watching a movie for the first time, it’s the one time of the week that we can al

  • Knight’s Shield Craft For Kids

    Disclosure: This is a sponsored post but all thoughts are my own. When it comes to kid’s shows, I love introducing my children to ones that model good characteristics. My Knight and Me, a new show on Cartoon Network for kids ages 6-10, is one of thes

  • The Power Is Out!

    But I’m so glad my camera is fully charged!  With the nasty winds and cold air blowing around last night, our hydro took a dive.  But that’s alright, because it came back on in time for school and work! And also, here’s a look at the set up for th

  • Heading North! My Plans For This Spring!

    Last spring I took a trip into Northern Ontario that changed my perspective on so many things. Right here in Ontario, Canada, we can serve one another in so many different ways. And no matter who we’re serving, we sharing the love of Christ as we put Hi

  • How To Get Through Your Work Day When You Have Chronic Pain

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StopPainNow #CollectiveBias It’s hard for me to remember a time when I wasn’t in daily pain. I often joke that I’m in the body of someone doub

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