Reducing Screen Time

If you’ve been following our family for awhile, you may know that we made some big changes a little over a year ago. I’m not talking about moving to England. I’m not talking about following the prompting to homeschool either. I’m talking about our shift from a screen-indulgent family to a (mostly) screen-free family. Let’s […]

Halloween 2021

Halloween has come and gone again! Once again, I homemade our costumes! … Once again, I procrastinated the crap out of the project and was maniacally sewing all hours of the night until Halloweve. But, once again, the pictures are worth the hours of sewing and £100 of fabric …. Seriously, what is wrong with […]

Shared Girls Room Reveal

You know, by now, that we are a military family.  If you’re new here, Hi! We’re an Air Force family currently living abroad in the UK!  Wallpaper c/o ColorayDecor Military life comes with its challenges.  One of the biggest challenges being, moving. A lot. Like, all the time.  Moving a lot means redecorating, over and […]

Homeschool Room + Pilot Pens

Welcome to my blog in 2020. If you are reading this in the future, please refer to Google for 2020’s timeline of events (don’t get too lost in the 2020 meme section of the internet). Baskets / Rug / Chairs / Paper Organizer 2020 has brought a lot of changes and forks in the road. […]

BTS with Famous Footwear

It’s BTS season! And no, I don’t mean the season for the K-pop band (although I am totally down with the BTS crew).  I mean Back To School!  Back To School season is looking mightttty different this year folks. I know you know. We all know. The world has gone cray-cray. To try and maintain […]

Spreading Kindness with Del Monte

This post has been sponsored by Del Monte. All thoughts and opinions are my own. So … the last few months … am I right? Things have been craaazy! There has been one constant though. I’m constantly wondering how I can be a better parent. A better mom. A better educator. A better comforter. I […]

“Me Time” during Isolation + GIVEAWAY

What crazy times we are living in … am I right? My daily stresses went from getting the kids to school on time and planning a homecoming to the kids using too much toilet paper and how many hours are actually in a day? I used to know it was 24 … now I’m convinced […]

Kids General Conference Worksheet

I have never been more excited for a session of General Conference as I am for this one. I have never felt more ready to hear what the leaders of our church have to say. I have never felt like my life was in more turmoil and, never have I ever needed guidance, confirmation and […]

Resources for Quarantine with Kids

So. 2020. Am I right? What a year this has been. And to think that I have handled all this garbage without my husband! I am so ready for him to be home and dealing with this madness with me. But unfortunately, it seems like the madness will end up delaying him. And the word […]

Party with RITZ, OREO, and Chips Ahoy!

Kids are so easily entertained, am I right? We spend all this money on toys and tablets, and they just want to play with boxes! You know exactly what I am talking about. You buy a new car seat, the box naturally becomes a playhouse for a few days until you can finally tip toe […]