Advent Jesse Tree


December is here! Advent is in full swing, and Christmas will be here so soon! I wanted to share an Advent tradition that our family started last year, and we are already loving it so much; the Jesse Tree! A Jesse tree is simply a Christmas tree comprised of ornaments that tell the meta narrative […]

December 5, 2018

Amelia is Two Cool for School


We celebrated Amelia’s second birthday over the weekend, and our theme was “two cool for school”. Amelia loves buses, so originally I was going to do a school bus party, however I wasn’t a huge fan of all the black and yellow, so slowly it morphed into a school theme, with an emphasis on buses. […]

July 23, 2018

Favorite Easter Board Books

book review, holidays, motherhood

I was reading to Amelia before putting her down for her afternoon nap, and I felt tiny tears start to form behind my eyes. The tears were brought forth by the BOARD BOOK we were reading. A similar experience happened the day before as we read yet again, another BOARD BOOK. That time it was […]

March 29, 2018