Ethan’s 5th birthday

Our Ethan turned 5 on Monday.   I can hardly believe he’s been with us for FIVE years! We celebrated during a very full week; I’ve decided that having a birthday the same week as a major holiday leads to an overwhelming amount of celebrating. We had 3 Halloween parties, 2 birthday parties–one for friends, one […]

Thanksgiving Advent {free printable for YOU!}

Thanksgiving is my absolutely favorite holiday.   As the hectic busyness of summer fades, the weather cools and the leaves fall, I am drawn to reflect on my abundant blessings.  This holiday devoted to gratitude and time spent with family, crowded in between the two most commercialize holidays is a welcome change of pace. In […]