Ridiculously Easy Essential Oil Air Freshener Tutorial

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This is one of those posts that I thought I had published MONTHS ago, and then realized that had never happened when I went back looking for it. Oops! I made some of these homemade essential oil air fresheners for Christmas gifts (I told you...months ago) and I thought I would share a quick tutorial on how to make them. They're super easy to [More...]


Laugh Out Loud Pocket Doodles for Boys Book Review

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Yep, another book review! I usually try not to do too many close together but I thought this one would make a great buy for people taking car trips or to have on hand for rainy days while camping.   My son (he's 7.5) really is enjoying this book. He loves jokes and we're glad he's learning some new ones that we haven't heard 10 times [More...]

Newborn and One-Size Cloth Diaper Comparison

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When you start researching cloth diapers, you'll come across countless brands that offer a one-size option. I love them. They snap to different rises and waist circumferences so that a single diaper  or cover fits for a long time; potentially, the baby's entire diaper-wearing years. However, many of the same brands also offer a newborn size [More...]

Book Review: Case for Grace for Kids

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Case for Grace for Kids Author: Lee Strobel Publisher's Summary: Adapted from The Case for Grace, the latest book by New York Times bestselling author Lee Strobel, The Case for Grace for Kids shows how God’s love is for everyone—no matter what. Through stories of everyday people whose lives have been changed—as well as never-before-told [More...]

Bible Art Journaling Video Colossians 3:2

Just thought I'd share a quick video that my son Tobi made of his Bible art journaling entry for Colossians 3:2. Enjoy! [More...]

Pregnancy Update 29 Weeks

Yep, 29 weeks already. Actually, tomorrow I will be 30 weeks! How in the world did that happen? This pregnancy is flying by! Overall, I'm feeling well.  Sleeping it getting to be a bit trickier as I'm usually a belly-sleeper. But I'm not too tired (until the end of the day) and no major aches or pains. I'm feeling bigger than I remember being [More...]

Essential Oil Bug Repellent (It really works!)

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It's that time of year ago...mosquito season! Our back yard has cedar hedges along 2 sides so we are definitely not lacking in any mosquitoes. I hate putting the strong, chemical bug spray on the kids, especially the younger ones who still tend to get stuff in their mouths, but seeing them covered in itchy bug bites seems even worse. I started [More...]