5 Fun Summer Photo Shoots

Photography is a huge passion of mine and my kids are my favorite models. Not only is summer such a special season for our family because my husband has his vacation time and we have so many fun adventures. It’s also the best season for photography in my opinion. Photo shoots are not just for …

Shades of Blue Ombre Cake

Summer was always the season of birthdays for me growing up. My birthday is in June and my friends always went all out. On my 16th birthday my best friend Kylie and my sister threw me surprise party complete with a princess tiara that started a lifelong tradition for us. My best friend Kylie’s birthday …

Blueberry Scones

I love baking for my family and friends. In fact, one of their favorite treats is always a part of the birthday gifts we give. When I first joined my husband’s family I met his grandmother Pat. She would quickly become a rock in my life and one of my closest friends. She was the …

Parenting As A Christian

Parenting has been one of the biggest challenges of my life. It’s the most rewarding thing I have ever experienced, partly so because it feels like growing a garden of alien plants without a manual. When you add our Christianity into the mix it gets even more confusing. It feels like a three way tug …

6 Secrets Of A Happy Mom

We all have those moms in our life who seem flawless. They never had trouble losing weight, have perfect relationships with their partner and never let themselves become frazzled with their children. We might pick apart others parents on social media, trying to figure out what it is about them that makes life so easy. …