Family, Kids, Toddler, Travel

We Escaped “Something In The Water” Festival: Our Family Camping Trip to Pettigrew State Park

Two weeks ago we spent a lovely weekend in Washington, D.C. Matt and I both agreed that the city life is not for us: too many people in your space, too fast paced, people that don't even look up from their cell phones, cars honking at everything, bad attitudes, and OMG the traffic! The weekend… Continue reading We Escaped “Something In The Water” Festival: Our Family Camping Trip to Pettigrew State Park

Family, Vlogs

My Dad Got a Cadillac for Easter: Our Easter Weekend Vlog

"Oh no, that is my favorite Cadillac!" My dad exclaimed. He had so generously given us a vehicle to use over the last few years. It was a 2004 Cadillac Deville with some 212,000 miles on it. He has two other Cadillac Devilles sitting at his house in Michigan that he had loaned to my… Continue reading My Dad Got a Cadillac for Easter: Our Easter Weekend Vlog

At Home Learning, Family, Kids, Toddler, Uncategorized

Africa Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

Here we go on our continual quest to learn about the world! This has been one of my favorite subjects to teach, mostly because I am learning so much about culture right along with my kids. Africa was where humanity all began, and so it was the next stop on our "tour." I learned about… Continue reading Africa Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

At Home Learning, Family, Kids, Toddler, Uncategorized

Europe Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

I am not going to lie....I am probably having more fun with these continent boxes than my kids!! Seriously, I am learning so much about the world that I was just so oblivious too. Like did you know there is an unexplainable Crooked Forest in Poland? Or that Russia is so big it is actually… Continue reading Europe Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

At Home Learning, Family, Kids, Toddler, Uncategorized

North America Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

I wanted to expose my kids to the world, different cultures, and teach them about the continents. What I didn't expect is how much I would get into it! Over everything, I want to teach my kids to love and appreciate people for who they are. When I decided to stay at home with them,… Continue reading North America Continent Box with Free 3-Part Card Printables

At Home Learning, Family, Kids, Toddler

Animal 3-Part Cards by Continent, Expanded

I was so inspired when I saw the craftsmanship, thought and effort that went into Stephanie's Felt World Map post on her blog, Imagine Our Life. Literally, I was in awe of it. By the grace of God, I was able to use her tutorial and create one for our own playroom. One thing I… Continue reading Animal 3-Part Cards by Continent, Expanded

Food, Recipes

Whole30 Chicken One Pan Meal

When you are trying to make it through the last days of Whole30, you seem desperate for an easy meal that taste delicious and different. This Whole Chicken recipe makes the juiciest chicken, and the flavors are SO savory! While it is easy, I slow bake this chicken, so make sure you allow enough time… Continue reading Whole30 Chicken One Pan Meal