DiY Fabric Pumpkins: A Last Minute Centerpiece for Thanksgiving 9

I know most people are out there looking at Christmas decor, recipes, and gifts. Well, I am determined not to skip over Thanksgiving quite yet. My little ones and I settled in for an hour of making pumpkins! We had a great time sewing and decorating these little guys to get ready for Thanksgiving. In […]

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Motherhood Moments Serenity Prayer

When You Wash and Dry Your Garage Door Opener 8

So, the other day I washed and dried my garage door opener. I threw in a load of laundry before work and rushed out the door. After work, I came home and threw the laundry in the dryer. While I was making a cheese sandwich, I said to my husband, “Do you hear the garage door […]


The Power of the Small 17

I have been thinking this week about small things. Little things. Salt. Yeast. A thank you. A hug. You see, I truly believe that greatness is not made of one huge endeavor or success. Greatness comes from many, many acts of small and seemingly insignificant efforts. Like adding salt to your meal. Like adding yeast […]

Small Things Take Up the Most Space

Pretty Pintastic Link Party 2

I am happy to be co-hosting the Pretty Pintastic Link Party again this week. Lots of fun bloggers visited and shared their posts last week. Can’t wait to see what you link up this week!!  Welcome, Welcome!!  We are so glad you are joining us for our party! We think it’s going to be pretty fantastic […]


One Thing You Can Do to Be More Grateful Today! Free Printable 19

I know that November is the month of gratitude, and if you stick around here long enough, you will find that I talk about gratitude a lot! I think it is because it is one of my strengths. It hasn’t always been, and I have to work on it regularly. I know that when I […]

The Gratitude Jar

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Baby Shower Popcorn with White Chocolate 15

I have a beautiful friend who has waited 11 years to have a baby. That is a long time! She finally has been blessed and is preparing to be a baby mama in the next few weeks.  To celebrate, her sister and mama had a baby shower! They allowed me to help a smidgen, and […]


A Treasure Hunt for Gratitude 6

Can you believe November is here? Wow! What happened October? Where did it go? I have felt time slipping by so fast lately. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to go and speak at a Women’s Forum. Gail Miller (wife of the late Larry Miller of the Utah Jazz) was the keynote speaker and they had several […]

Treasure Hunt for Gratitude

Pretty Pintastic Link Party! 1

 Welcome, Welcome!!  We are so glad you are joining us for our party! We think it’s going to be pretty fantastic Pintastic! First, let’s meet the hosts: Annie from Annie’s Noms Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter Roberta from Mommy Like Whoa Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter Deanna from Gloriously Made Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter Alli from An Alli Event Pinterest, […]


Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies: Three Ingredients 14

I have seen these pumpkin chocolate chip cookies several times and once I tasted them I knew I had to try them out at home. You only need three ingredients: that’s right, ladies, three ingredients! These are so simple, and truly yummy! I have eaten more than my fair share at our house. I love […]

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Keeping Up with the Busies: 6 Tips to Manage Busyness 28

We all know what “Keeping up with the Jones’s” means. I think we still live in a very real world of comparison and envy. But, more recently I have noticed it has become more of “Keeping up with the Busies”.  So, who are the Busies? We are. We all are. We are busy with our […]