SAM’S MISSION HOMECOMING – THE VIDEO

I love when Shey sends me links to her newest videos.. but this one was extra special!  I will treasure this day (and this video) forever!!  Thank you Shey! (To read the story… Continue reading

SAM’S MISSION HOMECOMING – THE STORY

I wasn’t going to cry. I wasn’t even feeling like crying, it was perfect!  My kids have watched me cry enough… when he left… when I got his first email… when we skyped… Continue reading

SHOES AND GRANOLA

So grateful for weekends and especially for the Sabbath…. the day of rest… because that’s what I did.  I fully enjoyed a day of rest.  After church of course. Today I’m feeling renewed… Continue reading

MOTHER’S DAY 2016

I love everything about Mother’s Day! I’m certainly not one of those moms who do not enjoy it, and maybe I should not be quite so indulgent, and maybe I milk it for… Continue reading

LIFE LATELY

Kool aid dyed hair (If you haven’t heard of that – you should google it… especially if you have a 12 year old girl!) , painting for a pregnant friend, shopping, temple trips,… Continue reading

CRACKERS – THE NEEDY CAT

She showed up at our house in the wintertime about 10 years ago, meowing on our doorstep with the raspiest, most desperate sounding meow I’ve ever heard.  I did not want this sick… Continue reading

DOWNWARD DOG IN MY LBD

It’s no secret that I get way too goofy for my age at times, but when my daughter and I take pictures together, she brings out the absolute CHILD inside me!  We have… Continue reading

NEW GLASSES

This was us about 4 years ago, buying our first set of reading glasses together. (Sorry so blurry) Oh, how sweet to have someone grow old with me!  Fast forward to this month.… Continue reading

THE TITLE OF LIBERTY

Years ago, our little ward made a “Title of Liberty” and went as a group to hoist it on top of a hill overlooking our little town.  We all signed our names on… Continue reading

MY LINKUPS

MONDAY – Michelle’s Paige / Not Dead Yet Style / Claire Justine / Style Nudge / TUESDAY – Style Elixir / Trend Spin Linkup / Myriad Musings / I Do DeClaire / Elegantly… Continue reading