DIY Horse Play Mat

This past Christmas I found the time to make a few gifts for my nieces and nephews. Something they might actually use but nothing to difficult to make. Today I want to share with you my favorite and the diy … Continue reading

Journey of the Star Review

The Wisemen have completed their journey and many of you have asked about their adventures. Most mornings (yah, this took a little more time and creativity than I would have liked and didn’t happen everyday as I had hoped) our … Continue reading

Annual Christmas Letter

It is that time of year, time to sit down and type out your annual Christmas letter. For the past 6 years I have worked to come up with cleaver new ideas, narrow my favorite pictures down to a handful, … Continue reading

Eden’s Frozen Disco Dance Party

If you have young children, chances are you have either thrown a frozen birthday party or at least been to one. Well, this past weekend it was our turn. For the last year Eden has been planning her sixth birthday. … Continue reading

Advent Readings – Snowman Book Countdown

I have one more advent activity to share with you that our family loves. Remember making those paper chains when you were younger where you would take one link off each day to count down the days till Christmas, as … Continue reading

Journey of the Star

I am excited to share with you one of the things my family is doing this Advent to help us prepare our lives and hearts for the coming of our Savior. Journey of the Star is an Advent activity that … Continue reading

Shop smile.amazon.com to Give Back this Christmas

It is that busy time of the year. I am making list and watching for deals online. At the same time I am continently aware that I am blessed and very grateful that I have the luxury to buy my … Continue reading

MOJO: A Cycling Tour From Moore, OK to Joplin, MO

About two months ago Joseph started training to participate in the MOJO cycling tour. A bike ride to help bring families home that have been displaced in the tornadoes in Joplin, MO, Baxter Springs, KS, and Moore, OK. Joseph only … Continue reading

Meet Rainbow, Sunflower, and Big Red Bison

In my last post I shared about our buffalo hunt around my parents town of Bartlesville, Oklahoma. We traveled all over town finding all the fun bison, or buffalo as is most commonly called. At lunch my fortune cookie said … Continue reading

Buffalo Hunt – in Oklahoma

We are currently learning about Native Americans (there will be another post on that later) and this week we learned about the importance of the Bison or the Buffalo as many mistakenly call them. My parents live in Bartlesville, Oklahoma … Continue reading