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Our Cozy Den in 2017

To say 2016 has been a crazy year would be a HUGE understatement. Here are just a few of the big things that happened to our family this year: My husband spent the summer (3 months) away from our family at military training, so I was home with the 4 kids by myself. When he got home, he got a new job! So now he’s employed for the first time in several years (he’s been a seminary student since early 2014). We packed up our lives and moved to a new house in a new town. I’ve bought houses before. I’ve sold a house before. Read More

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2016: 30 Day Challenges

Nobody can do it all. Any mom can tell you that it is exhausting to even try. We wear so many hats: mother. wife. friend. teacher. cook. maid. nurse. daughter. child of the King. dreamer. How can we excel in every area of our lives? The answer is you can’t. At least not all at the same time. This is the time of year when everyone is thinking about New Year’s Resolutions. They are thinking “What would I change in my life? How can I be a better person?” These resolutions are made with good intentions but they fade out after a couple of weeks because Read More