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  • A Letter to my Children

    Dear Sophia, Sienna and Micah, You are 6, 4 and almost 2. All of you..small feisty funny and shy. Beautiful brave and curious. You are my world and have made my heart grow in ways I didn’t think were possible. You make me laugh and smile and cry and for the most part not sleep. I […]

  • 1st Grade HOMESCHOOLING – Favorite Books!

    We have recently chosen to home school Sophia for first grade. You can read about our decision in THIS POST. It has been one of the best decisions we’ve ever made. I was home schooled, so I had something to compare it too. It’s not for everyone, and I don’t know if we will always […]

Home and Hostess

  • Giant Tissue Paper Flower Tutorial – Part 1

    These lovely Giant Tissue Paper Flowers are at the top of my favorite party DIY’s! I made them for the girls’ Fairy Birthday Party and I loved how they turned out! I’m so excited to share this video tutorial in all of it’s bad hair day glory because this DIY is SO fun and is a great bang for your […]

  • Cute Hot Dog Sugar Cookies

    This past fourth of July I was in charge of bringing some desserts for our family’s cook out! I had seen this idea on pinterest months ago and knew I wanted to try it! These Hot Dog Sugar Cookies would be perfect for a summer backyard cook out or a baseball party or shower theme! […]

RECIPES

  • Haluski + Kielbasa

    I married a cute Polish boy and gained an amazing mother in law who is kind and loving and amazing in the kitchen! She passed on this recipe to me…This is not word for word. This is phone translated ;) This is how I ended up making it since she first told me how… it’s […]

  • My Childhood Applecrisp Recipe – Perfected

    My all time favorite dessert is Apple Crisp!! We’ve been making apple crisp since I was a kid. It’s a childhood favorite. I’ve shared this recipe back in 2011 when we only had sophia… but now that I’m 7 years into marriage and 3 babies in, I’ve made this recipe in my own kitchen A LOT and have figured […]

DIY Fun

  • Giant Tissue Paper Flower Tutorial – Part 1

    These lovely Giant Tissue Paper Flowers are at the top of my favorite party DIY’s! I made them for the girls’ Fairy Birthday Party and I loved how they turned out! I’m so excited to share this video tutorial in all of it’s bad hair day glory because this DIY is SO fun and is a great bang for your […]

  • Sophia + Sienna’s Fairy Birthday Party

    I’m so excited to finally be sharing the Girls’ Fairy Birthday Party! Sophia turned 6 and Sienna turned 4! This will probably be the last year we do a joint birthday party *tear* But it was a fun last shabang! They requested fairies and we gave them fairies! Lots of DIY details that made it […]

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