Every year I would look forward to my Mom taking me Easter dress shopping and almost always I would be able to pick out some new special shoes to go along with it. It was one time of year that I knew I would be getting something special. This tradition slipped away for some […]

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I’m laying here thinking of my kids. Isn’t that normal for a mom of seven? I used to think it would get easier as my children became older, but now I know that just isn’t the case. Little girls become teenage girls, and teenage girls are complicated. They have strong feelings and opinions. They dream […]

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  I grew up in a house that didn’t have a lot of candy in it. We always received candy around the holidays, whether is was Christmas, Easter, or Halloween, but in general it wasn’t always in our house. If my parents bought a sugary cereal it was a special treat that was gobbled up […]

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  • March 26, 2015 - 9:27 am

    Katie Clark - Yummy! I need to get some of this smart candy for my Jack. He has a sweet tooth like no other, even though he doesn’t get a lot of sweets. This might be a good compromise.ReplyCancel

I would never claim to be well versed in the ways of politics. I hear this and that on the news, but have never been involved with campaigns, but our friend invited us to his fundraiser for Senator Mike Lee the other day – so Jon and I thought we would enjoy a night of […]

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Easter is coming up and to celebrate this holiday you will likely want to decorate your home. While the Easter holiday does have a large tie to Christianity, there are also a lot of secular reasons that make this holiday fun. From the Easter Bunny to Easter egg hunts to the celebration of spring and […]

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(Ed Smart, Janae Moss, Jon Moss) Have you ever heard of O.U.R. – Operation Underground Railroad? Have you heard of  Elizabeth Smart Foundation? O.U.R., a foundation that rescues kidnapped children from sex trafficking slavery) has been working alongside Elizabeth Smart, Ed Smart, and the Elizabeth Smart Foundation (Do you remember when she was kidnapped from […]

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Renew Life Formulas. All opinions are 100% mine. Banana Nut Protein Green Smoothie You will need: Handful of ice 1 tblspoon PB2 or peanut butter 10 oz. unsweetened almond milk/coconut milk/regular milk handful of spinach or muffin size frozen spinach banana (I like to freeze […]

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Today, I watched my youngest daughter get baptized and my teenage daughter go to prom. One in a white dress, and another in a gown… Words can’t express the emotions that go through a mother’s mind on days like these. We start having kids, and we look at the world through their eyes – and […]

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  • March 17, 2015 - 11:54 am

    Jenny @ Unremarkable Files - Awesome reflections and beautiful pictures in this post. When my oldest was 8 and getting baptized, she told me excitedly, “When our baby sister [who is 8 years younger than her] gets baptized, I can drive her to her baptism!” It was one of those moments where the marching band comes crashing to a halt and you realize how fast it really does go!ReplyCancel

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