Holiday Christmas Card Tips


This is the season for holiday cards and it also seems to be season for stressing out over holiday cards and that perfect family portrait. When I owned a retail store I was always amazed at the way my customers would stress themselves out needlessly for something that should really bring joy to everyone involved—the […]

Baby Sister’s Dedication


I wanted to share pictures from our daughter’s Baby Dedication.  It was an amazing day with family & friends. I couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day or way to celebrate our daughter’s adoption and arrival into our family.

Still Missing by Chevy Stevens


Big Daddy and I like to go to date nights at the Book Store…I usually get dinner and dessert first.  On one of our weekly trips I bought this book but forgot about it until last night.  As soon as I picked it up, I couldn’t put it down…and yet I didn’t want it to […]

Baby Dedication


Our youngest daughter will be dedicated next weekend.  This is the gown she will wear.  Each of our girls have their own gown that I hope their future daughters and grand daughters will wear for their dedications. The concept of dedicating a child was not one that many of our friends & neighbors were familiar […]

Udderly Smooth Stocking Stuffer Ideas


I’m always looking for cute stocking stuffer ideas that actually are also practical and will be used. At this stage in my life I am just over adding clutter to my house—-no matter how cute it is. So, when the opportunity came to review Udderly Smooth lotions I was interested on many levels, my family’s […]