Friday Five: #8

So many favorites this week! Choosing five seemed nearly impossible, but I did it! What are you loving this week? Family bike rides! After our bikes were stolen out of our garage at Thanksgiving I got super sad; fortunately we were able to save up and buy new ones, plus a tiny seat for little… Continue reading Friday Five: #8

Best Book of March

During March I read The Trespasser, The Versions of Us, Journey to Munich, Love Warrior, Montessori From the Start, and Essentialism. Essentialism was hands down the winner of the month. Most likely the year. I wrote a whole post about that book, so a little bit about the first runner-up: Montessori From the Start. This book… Continue reading Best Book of March

Friday Five: #5

On Fridays? Our favorites. This post about the things children really need even if they don't always seem to appreciate them. Oh, validation! This podcast episode for reassuring me that the year of marriage after having a baby can be so hard. And also creative date night ideas! Standing in my kitchen, listening to a podcast, sun… Continue reading Friday Five: #5

Easter Basket for a 1-year-old

One of the things I most look forward to as a wife and mother is creating traditions for my family. Traditions have been of utmost importance to me my whole life; my faith has a heavy emphasis on tradition and my parents also raised me to honor tradition. Some traditions are big and important, and… Continue reading Easter Basket for a 1-year-old