• 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…