Veg-ify Boxed Mac & Cheese

One of E’s favorite things to eat is boxed mac & cheese. Don’t worry, it’s definitely Annie’s boxed mac & cheese…but still…it’s boxed mac & cheese. One way to incorporate veggies and healthy fats into this otherwise not so healthy dish is this recipe. 12 Baby Carrots 1 Celery Stalk 1 Avocado 1/2 C Water…

Improving Oral Motor Skills

  You will need: 1 Jumbo Straw (Smoothie Straw) 1 Large Straw Tape Scissors Sticker or Fun Picture (Optional) Instructions: Cut about 1/3 of the smoothie straw off and tape one end closed. This is where I stuck 2 Cookie Monster stickers back to back. Place the taped off smoothie straw onto a regular straw…

Love Your Enemies

Let’s talk about loving your enemies. I have struggled for years with someone in ministry who is just the oil to my water. We do not mix at all. They have a completely different mindset, thought process, and way of life than I do. They go out of their way to bring strife into the…

Relationally Focused

Wow did we pack so much fun into this day. My first day back at work has been what I expected it to be – moments of relearning and patience, but also moments of incredible joy and the best snuggles in the whole wide world. My goodness does this little girl know how to give…

Hi 2020

Fully relying on the Lord seems like such a beautiful and fantastic thing that I just can’t seem to wrap my head around. Maybe it’s because I struggle with pride and the need for control. Maybe it’s because I give in to my anxious thoughts that if I hand the reigns over to Him who…

Christmas Crafts!

Pinterest is such an incredible source for all things Christmas printables! I found plenty of dot painting printables (free), and a really awesome free printable – Build-A-Santa The Color A Bone is also super adorable! For sale at Pet Smart or click this link. Only $2.47! You can’t beat such a creative present for your little…

Frozen Ugly Christmas Sweaters

I love this time of year. Ugly sweaters. Snow. Parties. What’s not to love? Enjoy this collection of snowtastic ugly Frozen Christmas sweaters. Links are non-affiliated. I love this one of ElsaSven & Olaf…what’s not to love? Let it gooooo You can’t get much uglier than this.If you get a chance look at the rest…

Dear USPS…

I found Josh the most perfect Christmas present ever. I was so proud of myself! It was going to be his ‘big present’. I contacted this incredible forge shop I found in France 3 months before Christmas. I was promised to have it shipped within a month, even paid extra on top of the already…

Just Eat

1 Corinthians 10:31 “So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” 1 Samuel 1:18 “…Then she went her way and ate something, and her face was no longer downcast.” 1 Kings 19:4-8 “But he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness and came and…