2020, pumpkin, seasonal, Seasonal art

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,… Continue reading Make a faux pumpkin look more realistic

2020

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… Continue reading Back to school: how to help your student stay organized!

2020

Five creative spring gardens

The temperatures are still a little cool around here to start setting out spring flowers, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t started thinking about what I want to plant. I’ve recently happened upon all sorts of neat ideas for turning things into unique planters. Recycling unwanted household items by filling them with beautiful flowers is… Continue reading Five creative spring gardens

2020

Best 2021 Agendas: Our Favorite Picks for Staying Organized and Sane in the New Year

My agenda is pretty important to me. My husband jokes that I have the next six months of my life planned out in it and if I lost it, I'd have to be committed. He's only half wrong. 🙂 I myself use a Prayerful Planner in the undated version so I can customize it and… Continue reading Best 2021 Agendas: Our Favorite Picks for Staying Organized and Sane in the New Year

2020, 24 Days of Christmas, seasonal

After Christmas storage solutions: a Pinterest roundup

Some of us have already taken down our Christmas decor and put it away. Some of us have taken down our Christmas decor and haven’t put it up yet. Some of us (like me) haven’t even started taking it all down. I’m going to do it tomorrow. No really. I promise. Did you know there… Continue reading After Christmas storage solutions: a Pinterest roundup