Christian Running Music Playlist

Upbeat Christian Running Music

  I am not a runner.  I am not a runner.  I AM NOT A RUNNER.  But yet, I talked myself into training for a half-marathon (pretty much because I figured it was easier to do this than to give up my daily Sonic Dr. Pepper addiction).  Given the fact that I have issues sticking with […]

My Kids WILL Be Bored this Summer

why boredom is a good thing

  Spring Break is over, which means that summer is on the brain.  This time last year I had a newborn and was overwhelmed at the thought of long, unstructured days with all the kids at home.  I signed my boys up for moms-day-out and camps, organized “theme weeks” (which never really happened, despite all […]

Chicken and Broccoli Quiche

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I know quiche doesn’t seem like the most kid-friendly food, but my boys actually LOVE this recipe…as in, they actually ask for it!  And I love that it is made with milk instead of cream or half-and-half, which means fewer calories/fat.   It takes about 15 minutes to throw together and then just pop it […]

Easter Chicks and Dirt Dessert

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  “Dirt” (layered Oreo crumbs and pudding) is one of our favorite spring-time snacks…and not just because our boys think it is fun to say they are eating dirt.  We added an Easter spin on the classic with some colored coconut and Marshmallow Chicks for this Easter Chicks and Dirt Dessert!   After I made […]

5 Reasons to Ditch Your Phone and Pick Up a REAL Camera

Learn how to use your real camera to get awesome photos

I know, I know…camera phones are so convenient.  Who wants to tote around a clunky DSLR when you can just grab your camera from your pocket and capture those unforgettable memories of your kids?  We already have enough stuff to carry around as it is!     I’m all about using my phone’s camera and I normally take multiple pictures […]