Come Follow Me – Simple Ideas for Families

  2019 - Reflecting on Last Year's Program When our Church came out with the new Come Follow Me program last year I was so excited. I fell in love with this idea of studying the scriptures more in our home and had all these grand ideas for how it would go. Throw in a freshly turned 3 year old and 7 month old and you can see how my plans quickly changed. As people shared their progress in church...

5 Thanksgiving Inspired Snack Ideas

This is truly my favorite time of year. I love trying to incorporate new traditions and of course pull out my tried and true ones. I consider it a tradition to make snacks themed around the holidays we celebrate each month. I believe it brings a silly, whimsical energy into the season and sparks a little magic for the day in our kid's eyes. And it's just FUN! Now please don't think these snacks...

20 Experience Gift Ideas You Will Actually Use

When I think back on my childhood there are several memories that really stick out. One was a Winnie the Pooh themed birthday party that my Mom went all out on. Today it would be Pinterest worthy but 25 years ago people barely had the internet. I remember feeling so special with the details she put into that day. I also have ingrained into my memory my 5th birthday to Disney World. Several big...

Our Kid’s Current Nighttime Routine

Right now Riggs is 15 months old and Ryker is almost 4 (which he is VERY excited about) We have been following this routine for about 9 months and have loved it. It works well for our family and stage of life. I have found that consistency is the key. When you have changes (like a new addition to your family) you want a quick fix but it takes time. We found that when Riggs joined our family, and...

Black Widow Babywearing Halloween Costume

I was so excited to go to Trick-or-Treat Yo Self hosted by my friend Fatty of @stylefitfatty She is such a gem and threw an epic all girls Halloween dance party! Since the night was held in Mesa, I couldn't leave my mini behind because he still isn't interested in a bottle. So I decided to just get creative with my costume and wear Riggs in my Ergo baby carrier. He did pretty good the whole...