• Toddler Busy Bags

    Do you think that cooking a meal while entertaining toddlers is the hardest part of motherhood?  Or just a close second behind folding a fitted sheet?  In my house, with two boys ages 2 and under, keeping my guys occupied…

  • All About Colton – One Year Update

    Today’s post is all about my little one on his first birthday! Colton came into our lives on June 14, 2017 and we haven’t had a rough day since.  I was convinced I would have a difficult child since Jacks…

  • Baby’s First Year Memories

    I’m in full party mode right now.  Catch me buried deep in pom poms, party favors, and all the orange and black basketballs you can imagine!  Colton turns one on June 14th and his party is coming up in just…

  • All About Jackson

    In honor of Mother’s Day, I wanted to post all about my firstborn.  My love that made me a mama.  Today’s post is all about Jackson Cruz! I decided to “retire” from teaching and stay at home with Jackson after…

  • Our Summer Bucket List

    Each year, I get beyond excited for summer to get started.  No expectations, nowhere to be, long days, and late nights.  I just love it all!  But anyone else like me seem to have the summer slip through their fingers…

  • Backyard Construction Site

    Happy May everyone!! This could quite possibly be my very favorite month!  School is coming to a close for my little, my backyard is full of beautiful blooms, and the excitement of long summer days are upon us.  Windows are…

  • How to Start Each Day Less Chaotic

    I just recently posted my “What I Love” post and talked about starting my morning off with my devotional, Pressing Pause.  It’s a quick way I find myself entering each day and centering myself before the sun even rises.  I…

  • Ditch the Diaper Bag! Essentials that Fit in Your Purse

    When I was pregnant with Jackson, I scoured Pinterest and pinned over and over again all the things that I needed when I walked out of the house.  Type in diaper bag essentials and there are some pins with 25+…

  • 5 Tips to Get Kids in the Garden TODAY!

    Gardening can be a therapy unlike most others we have available to us.  We have an opportunity to dig our hands in and be totally at one with the Earth.  It’s a chance to slip away from the craziness of…