Parenting

Being Present in 2019

Presence If you follow my daily shenanigans, my goal of being present more in 2019 may seem strange. I am around my family all the time, constantly taking photos, we go on little adventures pretty often and we just have a pleasant life. It’s such a blessing and a “sweet spot” in our lives. I …

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Huntsville Parenting Travel

Looking back and Looking ahead!

I love a fresh start. A new beginning usually brings more excitement than anxiety for me, and it’s good motivation. I have had some ideas running through my head the last few months, tossing out ideas to my husband, discussing our future once all our children are in school full time. Those conversations and considering …

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Around the House Parenting

Back to School organization – Part 1

We LOVED our summer break this year! It was filled with just the right amount of travel, fun, sun, swimming, family time and relaxation. There was absolutely no routine and barely any expectations for our children, which is a wonderful way to spend the summer! That all came to a screeching halt the first week …

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Parenting

Embrace this stage.

I have missed blogging and writing, so I’m just going to dive right in. Let’s talk about being content! So hard, right? Something that I really have been trying to focus on a lot lately is contentment. I never genuinely thought that this was something I struggled with or gave much thought to, honestly, until …

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Around the House Parenting

Easy Snack Storage

Back to School!!! Our kids started the school year August 2nd. That seems so early, I know! But they do get several breaks throughout the year, which I love, so I don’t mind. Wouldn’t matter if I hated it because that’s when school started! I have found that having snack boxes in our pantry comes …

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Around the House Parenting

What’s Next?

It’s 2017! I think many people seem to feel like 2016 was a bad year. I don’t think it was bad, at all. It went super fast. Like, scary, I am so glad I take so many pictures or I wouldn’t remember it even happened, fast. But it was a good year for me! As …

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Around the House Parenting

Medicine Storage

Fortunately, our family is not sick very often, so we do not take medicine on a regular basis. I am so thankful to God for that! But the medicines we do have stay up high in a cabinet in our laundry room, well out of reach of our children. I thought I’d share how I …

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