My Foolproof Plan for Valentine’s Day :: LOW EXPECTATIONS!

Hi, friend! Thanks for stopping by. If you’re new here, you may want to start here or subscribe by email (or both!). Welcome – I’m so glad you’re here!We’re doing our taxes for Valentine’s Day. Yep. You read that right. TAXES. We still need to get all of our financial stuff together for our CPA, and numbers give me hives,… Read More

A Biblical Family Mission Statement

I have long loved the idea of creating a family mission statement. It gives your family a focus, it defines some parameters for your life together, and it just makes sense to me. Jon was not so on board with this idea. Aside from it maybe being more of a “girly” thing (along the same lines of color coded planning)… Read More

The 10 Best Podcasts For Moms

Jon and I are a little obsessed with podcasts, not gonna lie. We listen to them a lot – especially in the car together. His favorites are a little different from my favorites, so today I’m just going to share with you what I think are the best podcasts for moms! I hope you find a few new podcasts to… Read More

Why I Don’t Feel Like Celebrating Valentines Day This Year

I know. That’s not a very February-ish title for a blog post. I know that this month I’m supposed to be talking about date night ideas and ways to encourage your husband and fun and frugal Valentines Day gifts. But, if I’m honest, I’m just not in a very Valentines-y place right now. I’ve always heard about that  “Seven Year… Read More

Spotlight 31 with Courtney DeFeo

I’m really excited to introduce a new series on the blog today – Spotlight 31!! Over the last year (or few!), I’ve had the chance to get to know some pretty amazing women. These are everyday moms like you and me, moms who are trying to keep their families first and serve the Lord in the small things. They also… Read More