Show-and-Share Saturday Link Up

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There were lots of great ideas submitted last week...here are just a few: Lines Across My Face shares this fun idea for making secret messages that are only revealed when your child paints on the paper! Looking for a fun dinner idea on Monday night?  Living Life Intentionally shares this idea for Jack-O-Lantern Sloppy Joes. This Nom, Nom Rainbow game from Good and Hardy looks like … [ Keep reading… ]

Rice Krispie Treat (Albino) Pumpkins

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Did you hear the news??? Orange pumpkins are OUT and albino pumpkins are SO IN!  Or at least that's what I'm telling myself after I ran out of food coloring to make these pumpkin rice krispie treats for Big Brother's preschool class!  I first saw them on Pinterest and instantly fell in love.  I would much rather have a rice krispie treat than almost any other type of treat...I love 'em! Here's … [ Keep reading… ]

Virtual Photography Class: Photographing Your Child’s Eyes

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My favorite thing to photograph is obviously my children.  But more specifically, I most recently love photographing their eyes.  There is something about a child's eyes that capture the timelessness, beauty and innocence within them. This post has very little to do with your camera and very much to do with positioning yourself and your child.  In fact, even those of you with point-and-shoots … [ Keep reading… ]

Preparing for ’30 Days of Intentional Acts of Kindness”

Just four more days until the kick-off for our 30 Days of Intentional Acts of Kindness!  Over the next few days, I encourage you to do the following with me: Pray!  This is the most important thing you can do as we prepare to intentionally bless the lives of the people around us.  Pray for an outpouring of the Holy Spirit in your life and for God to reveal specific acts of kindness that can … [ Keep reading… ]

Coffee Filter ‘Stained Glass’ Pumpkins

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Big Brother and I made these cute stained glass pumpkins yesterday and they are now gracing our presence above the kitchen sink.  We really enjoyed making these together, especially since they involved two things Big Brother LOVES to do...color and spray water! Here's what you'll need:  coffee filters, markers, scissors, a glue stick, a spray bottle with water, and either a laminator or contact … [ Keep reading… ]

Crock Pot Roast

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This is my absolute favorite method of cooking roast.  It makes wonderfully tender roast that falls apart when it's finished!  And it is SUPER easy too!  Just slap your roast in your crock pot (fresh or frozen), then add: 2 cans beef broth 1 tsp. minced garlic Minced onion (just sprinkle as much as you want) Salt & Pepper Put your crock pot on low and cook for 6-8 hours. It … [ Keep reading… ]