Family Photo Session

Family Photo Session

The some links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. All styling and purchases were made independently of this.  We try to do professional family pictures each year. I've done professional newborn pictures for each girl, one year portraits [...]

Christmas Gift Guidelines

Christmas Gift Guidelines

I spend a lot of my time during the holiday's trying to recreate the magic of my own childhood for my kids. We are working hard to make sure that our kids understand the real meaning of the season. Starting with our Kindness Elves and continuing through to what Santa brings them. We already got [...]

NEED Gift Guide – Kids

NEED Gift Guide – Kids

There are some years where the NEED category gifts are easy, last year Big Nugget needed a big girl bed. Other years it's been a hard one to come up with cause really, what do my kids really need??? I feel like I'm making a donation run to our local women's shelter at least once [...]

READ Gift Guide Preschool

READ Gift Guide Preschool

  Our Big Nugget LOVES to read. She's at the stage where she is reading a few sight words and has her favorite books memorized. While I'm asking family to get her some early reader books, I couldn't resist grabbing these at Barnes and Noble the other day - members get an additional 20% off. [...]

Handprint Christmas Crafts

Handprint Christmas Crafts

This weekend I'm hosting a ceramic painting party with my friend from Clay a Go Go. Each year at Christmas, I've done handprint and footprint mugs with Big Nugget. They make great Grandparent, Godparent and teacher gifts. We've also made Santa cookie plates, ornaments and I always make a mug for myself. You don't need [...]