Tea Time |Who’s the Momma?

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From time to time I see moms who are confused about their role. They don’t seem to know, who is the child and who is the parent? Maybe it’s self doubt or worry whether they actually know what they’re doing, but I know they are confused because I see them debating with their five or […]

Tea Time | No One Like Mom

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    No One Like Mom Back in the 90’s when our six kids were much younger, we liked to watch Dinosaurs. This was a sit-com about a family of dinosaurs going through normal family situations but in pre-historic times. The characters were puppets of Henson creation and were good clean family entertainment. One of […]

Fairy Fairy How Does Your Garden Grow?

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Lauryn and I were really jazzed to come up with a fairy garden for our Spring 2014 Issue. Being that both of us have two boys each we rarely get to do anything too frou frou We found most of our supplies between Michael’s and Joann Fabric and then were really kind of disappointed when […]

Sweet Dreams, Mum — A DIY eye mask.

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Isn’t this eye mask just darling? So simple even kids can create this mask for Mom or Grandmom on Mother’s Day. Our templates are easy to print out and trace on to felt. We used “No Sew” glue to create our eyemask. Take an extra step to add more loveliness by adding a small hand stitch around […]

Behind the Scenes with Kim Adams and our Neon Easter Love Shoot

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Photography Provided by: Kim Adams Photography. NOTE*** These photos had to be resized for our blog so please visit more like them in all their full resolution glory in our Spring Issue here. This shoot was so much fun!!!! Does it help I just adore these kiddos and their moms? To get them cranked up […]

Turn Out The Lights, And I Glow.

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To the extreme I rock a mic like a vandal Light up a stage and wax a chump like a candle. Ok, I am not Vanilla Ice but we are as cool as ice at our Friday night glow stick partay’s!!! This time we decided it would be even more fun to invite their cousin […]

Remembering My Mother

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    She left us on the first day of spring. So fitting for her to depart then. When I think of all the elements collectively that make that season I can’t help but think those are the very same from which she was made. My mother was our Spring. She was hope. She was […]

Tech-Savvy Parenting and Digital Etiquette

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Tech-Savvy Parenting By: Samantha Kostowicz As a parent of a 6 and 4 year old, I am definitely learning as I go about appropriate behavior and etiquette with technology as it happens in our lives.  Cell phones weren’t available to the masses until I was in college, and there definitely wasn’t social media websites.  As […]

Love Struck by Confetti Sunshine

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This adorableness is brought to you by Sara of Confetti Sunshine. What a fun, easy, and inexpensive way to make something a little different for Valentine’s Day! Surprise your own kiddos or their classmates with these little crayon Valentine arrows. Visit our Winter Issue for more Valentine Ideas.    

A Loving God

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Recently, I found this quote on Pinterest and was even more excited when I saw it was by Mother Teresa. I knew immediately just the picture for this beautiful quote! Kimberly Long did an outstanding job on this photograph. We asked for a soft lit heart with bokeh (fancy word for those blurred circles in […]