We recently took a family vacation to Storybook Land at Wylie Park in Aberdeen, South Dakota, and it was awesome! This was a perfect vacation for us to take with our kiddos who are ages 1.5 years, 5 years, and 8 years old. We had a partnered sponsorship with Wylie Park for this trip, and… Read More Wylie Park and Storybook Land-A Great Place For Kids!
Living with intent changes everything. It changes they way we interpret things, and the way we respond to everything. I’m an emotional person by nature, it is my first response to situations, especially stressful ones. Choosing to live with intent has changed my way of thinking, and it’s made all the difference in my level… Read More Living With Intent
Children are emotionally charged little beings. As a mom of 3 kids, there always seems to be someone upset over one thing or another in our house. It is beyond me how a tv remote control can bring about such strong emotions… I’m sure I’m not alone here! As a mom who finds herself responding… Read More Parenting with Intent-5 Steps To Change ‘Emotional’ to ‘Intentional’
To the mom who is rocking her baby late in the night, knowing putting them in their crib will wake them, and you’ve been up for the past 3 days, I see you. To the dad who is working late again, who hasn’t been home for supper all week, who is trying to juggle work… Read More Struggling Parents, You Aren’t Alone, I See You
K has always struggled behaviorally in school. He was eating up to 3 pencils a day, even biting off the metal part and eraser. He fidgets in his seat. He likes to walk the room. He likes to visit when he should be working. He has trouble remembering to raise his hand and wait to… Read More ADHD, Anxiety, and Chiropractic Care-K’s Story of Hope
Summers for us are super busy with the kids activities and a crazy work schedule for my husband. So when we get the chance to spend time as a family, we like to make as many memories as possible while also trying to recharge our batteries. Having younger kids like ours we find that this is often… Read More Maplewood State Park MN-A Great Family Get Away
I, wife of 1 husband, mommy of 3 young children, maker of all food and knower of where all things are, found myself alone in the garden yesterday, pulling weeds and grass that looks better than my mowed lawn. And it was while I was alone that I found myself once again thinking of the past. But… Read More Putting Energy Into Your Future
Disclaimer: I am not a trained nutritionist or dietician. The following information is based off of my own personal research and dietary information provided to me by our Naturopathic Doctor’s office. This post may include affiliate links. Our oldest son LOVES summer bible camp. When we were discussing potential summer activities he could be a… Read More Dietary Restrictions and Summer Camp-How I Packed For 4 Days at Camp
I remember when my oldest started to coo as a baby. It was so cute! We would encourage him to coo and babble as often as we could, excited to see what his first actual word was going to be. Like most parents, I was hoping for ‘momma’, and my husband was hoping for ‘dadda’. … Read More Mom!!! Maker-Of-Memories or My-Own-Maid?
The past 2 years have been a whirl-wind for my family. We’ve been challenged in almost every major aspect of life. And now that we feel that we are on the other side of things, it’s interesting to step back and marvel at how God’s hand was in it all. The start of our major… Read More God’s Plan is not always Unspoken.