Recipes

Healthy Broccoli and Sweet Potato Soup – Crockpot/Instant Pot Recipe

This soup was so good and a great way to eat a ton of veggies without feeling like you’re eating them!  It was a perfect soup for these cold nights when I want to feel cozy and warm. I combined a few recipes I found on Pinterest and made a double batch to freeze some… Continue reading Healthy Broccoli and Sweet Potato Soup – Crockpot/Instant Pot Recipe

Books · Friendship

Cultivate – A Book Review and Talk About Friendship

I recently finished “Cultivate” by Lara Casey.  It was a great book that encouraged me to be intentional with my life, my family, my children and my schedule.  I loved how she talks honestly about her relationship with God and some of her struggles. This girl loves to garden!  She used so many metaphors pertaining… Continue reading Cultivate – A Book Review and Talk About Friendship

Books · Faith

The Rest of God – A Book Review and Talk about the Sabbath

Recently I read, “The Rest of God” by Mark Buchanan.  It is a book about the Sabbath.  I have studies and read other books about the Sabbath previously and enjoy these reminders of the importance of keeping a Sabbath.  I liked Mark’s perspective on the meaning of the Sabbath and its importance to us.  He… Continue reading The Rest of God – A Book Review and Talk about the Sabbath

daily life · Family Life · Holiday

Costumes and More Fall Fun!

Zeke is in a stage right now were he loves dressing up in costumes!  I love watching his imaginative play while he acts out being whatever he is dressed as!  It is so precious!  I try to encourage his creativity and imagination as much as possible and I love finding things he enjoys, so costumes… Continue reading Costumes and More Fall Fun!

Family Life · Friendship

How to Host Friends-giving

Friends-giving is a special holiday for me!  All holidays are special, of course, but Friends-giving is one of those that I used to dream about hosting!  I first heard of Friends-giving during my single days.  I couldn’t wait for the day I had my own place where I could host a party! Thanks to my… Continue reading How to Host Friends-giving