Christmas Cheer – Lifestyle Post Roundup

Between helping with (and having kids involved in) children's choir, teaching a preschool class on Wednesday nights, teaching piano lessons 3 out of 5 evenings, and all the holiday buzz in general, my December plate is pretty full! Basically, the month is moving so fast I can hardly keep up! I haven't had lots of [...]

25 Lovely Things

  I love finding joy in the small, simple things. But I don't do it often enough. I'm learning... slowly... that thankfulness ushers in a host of small, sweet miracles that are worth dwelling on, celebrating, and reveling in. Today I'm creating a new tag - 25 Lovely Things. Want to join me? If you [...]

Fairy Tale Picture Books Worth Falling For

I'd be lying if I said I didn't absolutely love a good fairy tale. And guys, if you've got a preschooler at home who loves them too, these books are gold!! There's quite a variety on this list - new, old, heroes, heroines, historical, modern... but don't let the eclectic picks fool you. These books are tried and [...]

Favorite Things Friday: 10 Beautiful Outdoor Spaces

Alright...this beautiful spring weather has definitely got me dreaming of patio lights, fire pits and giant flower pots! I couldn't help but make my Favorite Things Friday post about spending more time in the great outdoors...of my yard. (Ha! Don't get me wrong, I love camping, but I'm still partial to my garden and lounge [...]

11 Fun Friday Ideas for Your Homeschool

Because sometimes making Friday a little extra special is completely worthwhile! Create a "Morning Message" I love using our giant chalkboard to write and draw something cute and simple (outline only) so Bundle can fill it in right after breakfast. She loves spending time using her imagination, using every  chalk color, and counting all the [...]