December in Pictures + A Christmas House

Merry Christmas week, friends!  We put up our decorations very early this year and still, it sneaks up on me every time.  I have all of our wrapping and baking to do, along with holiday groceries and preparations to leave town for New Year’s.  (These are merry activities, I have to remind myself!) We have […]

10 Books to Comfort and Nourish a Mama’s Heart

With the change of season and all of the unsettling events of this year, I’m just craving some solace and a little something to soothe my heart.  There’s nothing that comforts and brings perspective like a great book. This list is designed to contain something for everyone, from devotional to memoir.  They will inspire you, challenge […]

A Mother’s Corner Office

A mother’s corner office:  next to the kitchen and the toys, hung with Mary Cassat prints for inspiration, drawers emptied of sharp things and permanent writing utensils, sticky fingerprints atop the desk.  VIP (very important papers):  school work, paintings and sunday school crafts. Sometimes a change of scenery can make a huge difference in the […]