Christmas Candlelight Tour
No words- just pictures. I hope you enjoy this as much as I have. Merry Christmas.
The fourth Sunday of Advent
The fourth Sunday of Advent symbolizes peace. Christ himself is peace- he is called the Prince of Peace. On the fourth Sunday of advent, we reflect not only on His birth but on his second coming. The Scripture for the fourth Sunday of Advent is John 3:16-19. John 3:16-19, “For God so loved the world […]
In the Kitchen with Lumber in my Minivan: Classic Hot Chocolate
My kids love hot chocolate but with coronavirus and RSV on the rise again and with two small children, we are staying home. Did you know you can make delicious hot chocolate from things you already have in your cabinet? All you need is Hershey’s cocoa, salt, sugar, hot water, milk and vanilla extract. To […]
Make a faux pumpkin look more realistic
I found these really cute pumpkins at Walmart this week. They’ve got a neat shape to them, but they don’t really look real. In fact, they don’t look real at all. They’ve got this weird pale yellow color that just looks….strange. So, I picked up two of them. They are available in many sizes, […]
Back to school: how to help your student stay organized!
As students prepare to return to school, most of us are thinking of ways to make this year run more smoothly. I consider myself an organized person, although my children cannot be described as “organized.” I’m hoping that will change at some point in the near future (hey, a mom can dream, right?). In the […]