Putting God Before Myself: Glory Hunger Book Review & Giveaway


We all want to be significant. This is natural and good -- evidence of our God-given desire for meaning and purpose. However, our longing for significance can easily twist into an insatiable craving for approval, recognition, and praise. If left unchecked, this craving will enslave us. -- JR Vasser, Glory Hunger When I was young I used to dream of being famous. I thought about being an actress, journalist, entrepreneur, or even president! I ... [ Read More ]

Give the Gift of Financial Security to Your Graduate with “Live Your Life For Half the Price”

Live Your Life for Half The Price

Looking back, I wish instead of classes such as ceramics, video editing, mass media, or any other class I might have taken in high school as a way to waste time, they would have instead offered classes such as couponing, budgeting, or even living within your means. Now, that would have been a useful class! Unfortunately, I never took this class in high school, or even in college for that matter. I had to learn it on my own along the way. I of ... [ Read More ]

teach2talk’s New Behaviors with Friends App Teaches Children Through Video Modeling

Behaviors with Friends App

They say that after the "terrible twos" come the "terrific threes." I have to say that so far -- they are lying! Maybe its because E is becoming more of a free-thinker or maybe it was the addition of Baby R, but needless to say I feel like I have been doing a lot more disciplining recently. When E was younger, I could excuse some of this bag behavior because he was too young to really understand what he was doing wrong. Now that he's 3, he does ... [ Read More ]

Housewarming Party — 8 Kids’ Birthday Party Ideas You Don’t Want to Miss!

Kids' Birthday Party Ideas

So last weekend we celebrated Baby R's FIRST BIRTHDAY! Not to mention that we celebrated E's third birthday back in December. Where did the time go?  However, one of the most important things for planning on your child's party is to pick the theme. Let's face it, everything revolves around that! If you are thinking about planning a kid's birthday party, you are in luck because this week I have teamed up with some other Wayfair ... [ Read More ]

DIY First Birthday Smash Cake Onesie


When E turned 1, I made him a special onesie to wear when he did his smash cake. Since Baby R's 1st birthday party was this past weekend, I wanted to do the same thing for him. Imagine my surprise when I went to the craft store to buy an iron-on decal and the only 1st birthday decals they had were pink princess ones! What? Don't boys celebrate first birthdays? So, once again it was time for me to get crafty! Baby R was having a jungle ... [ Read More ]

Plan for the Family You Want: Continuing My Journey with the Clearblue® Fertility Monitor #BabyMakingDays

Clearblue® Fertility Monitor

Thanks to Fertility Planit for sponsoring this post and giving me a Clearblue® Fertility Monitor. While I have received compensation for this post, all opinions are my own. To read Part 1 and Part 2 of my #BabyMakingDays journey, click HERE. So, I have been using the Clearblue® Fertility Monitor test strips for about a week now as I’m on Cycle Day 11. I’ve really been learning a lot about my cycles and when is the best time to try and ... [ Read More ]