The BEST & Easiest Turkey Recipes {Thanksgiving Menu Link-Up}


Thanksgiving is only in three days! (If you are reading this on Tuesday morning.) I’m thankful for many things this Thanksgiving, especially since I do not have to do all the cooking. We get together with my husband’s family and everyone brings something to share, it’s like a real authentic Thanksgiving! Since I didn’t grow […]

November 25, 2014

The Grace of Yes Give Away!

**Give-away**, Book Review, Books

I hope everyone enjoyed their Grace of Yes Day yesterday! Did anyone see any fruits from their day? Did you feel like you were drenched in God’s Grace by the end of the day? Like I said on the Simplemama Facebook Page – Saying YES all day can be a little exhausting. Yet, as I […]

November 19, 2014

Happy Grace of Yes Day! {And a Special Give Away}

**Give-away**, faith

This past Saturday, after hearing about all the whining and complaining I could stand (before 9 a.m.), I told everyone – enough is enough. Today is “No Complaining Day. No more complaining allowed…or I’ll…turn you into a goon!” Well, apparently no one wanted to find out what a goon is or what it would be […]

November 18, 2014

32 Stunning Space & Nature Photos {Wordless Wednesday}

Astronomy, Nature, Photography

Many of you may know my awesome husband for his awesome astrophotography – a.k.a awesome space pictures. However, you may not be as familiar with some of his other cool photos of majestic clouds, electrifying storms, serendipitous wheatfields, and cute cuddly – or not so cuddy – zoo animals. You also may not see much […]

November 12, 2014

Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time {Book Review}

Book Review, Books

Yesterday, I shared a little review about Lisa Hendey‘s newest book, The Grace of Yes: Eight Virtues for Generous Living. Up next in my book reading update is – Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time by Brigid Schulte I first heard of this book from my illuvint boss, Lisa, when I mentioned the 7 Ways […]

November 7, 2014