Cute and Easy Mouse is a Kid’s DIY Valentine’s Day Card

Kid's DIY Valentine's Day Card

If you have seen any of my other crafts you may notice that I am not a crafter. But, my girls love it. Therefore, I must put on my “DIY crafting mama” hat every once in a while and give it a try. With Valentines Day coming up the girls wanted to hand-make a few […]

Mosaic Heart Kid’s Craft for Valentine’s Day

Mosaic Hearts Kid's Craft

Our girls are loving the fact that Daddy is home now. It’s been great for them as they get to spend more time with him. In fact, they have even talked him into a weekly craft time. And last week they made a cute Mosaic Heart kid’s craft. They turned out great so I, of […]

Wordless Wednesday with Linky – Happy Valentine’s Day

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You can read the story of how we met in an earlier post from today… but I could not think of a better picture for today’s Wordless Wednesday that would represent love for me. Happy Valentine’s Day! Link up your Wordless Wednesday below and at all of these  great blogs: Wordless Wednesday Energizer Bunnies’ Mommy […]

Love is… Through the Eyes of Children

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With 7 kids in the house, I could not help but wonder what love is through their eyes. Therefore, I gave my oldest daughter a pen and paper and she went around asking each one of the kids at the house what they thought. Here are their thoughts: Love is…  Our 3 year old friend […]

How I Met Your Father – Valentine’s Day

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Being that today is Valentine’s Day and all, I thought it would only be fitting to share my “love story.” There is no better way for me to remember all of the reasons why I love my husband. Why I wake up every morning and make the choice to love him over and over again. […]

Chocolate Covered Strawberries for Valentines Day


Ok, people… this weekend is crunch time for buying Valentine’s Day presents. You have until Tuesday! I, unusual as it may seem, am not a fan of flowers. I am allergic to fragrances so most of them just make me itch or sneeze anyways. Plus, well, they die. I like practical gifts and, fortunately, my […]