Ethan’s Room Reveal {ideas to maximize space in small bedrooms}

There is an animal-loving five year old in our home.  He became a big brother a few months ago and, as big brothers so often do, he needed to give up his bedroom to his younger chubby-cheeked sibling.  This move was necessary earlier than we planned because the chubby-cheeked brother outgrew his basinette more quickly […]

Teacher, Do You Love Me? {Handouts for LDS Primary teachers}

   There is a certain Primary song that brings tears to my eyes every time I hear it.  (Actually, there are quite a few, but we’re not talking about my weepiness right now, thank you).  This particular song is touching because it reminds me of the responsibility I have as a teacher of little people, both […]

Cinnamon Swirl Bread Recipe

This is one of our family’s favorite bread recipes.  I make it freqently to take to friends or as a refreshment for get-togethers.  It is quick and cinnamony and delicious.  The swirl of cinnamon goodness and crunchy cinnamon-sugar topping make it irresistable (at least to us cinnamon-loving folks).   Cinnamon Swirl Bread 1 3/4 C […]

A Painting for the Master Bedroom

We’ve lived in this house for 2.5 years and have done an incredible amount of work in almost every room. The master bedroom has gone basically untouched, however.  Aside from adding our required reading lights (shown below), we’ve done absolutely nothing to this room.  We hadn’t even hung anything on the walls yet. One of […]

Jesus Christ Flipbook {FREE quiet book printable}

This boy.   He’s hilarious and fun and one of my favorite people on earth.  But he is NOT good at sitting still for long periods of time.  I think it may have something to do with being 5 years old. Perhaps you have someone in your house who has the same difficulty? He is the […]