Wilderness at the Smokies Black Friday Deal {and a giveaway}

Wilderness at the Smokies Black Friday Deal

Wilderness at the Smokies is one of our favorite places to visit no matter what time of year it is. We always have such a good time at the resort and never want to leave when the trip is coming to a close. It’s one of those places you can hang out at the resort […]

Little Painted Polka Dots Personalized Ornaments {giveaway}

Little Painted Polka Dots Personalized Ornament

We love getting a new Christmas ornament each year. It’s a fun tradition to keep. It’s even more fun to go through all the ornaments from previous years. This year, we got our family ornament from Little Painted Polka Dots. Her personalized ornaments are just what I was looking for. There are so many different […]

2 Advent Books to go Through With Your Family

2 Advent Books to Go Through With Your Family

There are so many Advent books and devotionals out there. Like, so many. How do you know which one to try this year with your family? I’ve done lots and lots of research and have boiled it down to two different Advent devotionals. Both can be done as a family or a Mom with her […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Fair Trade Gifts That Give Back

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts That Give Back

I just love this time of year! The whole season has something so magical about it. This year, I’m buying gifts for family & friends that also helps an individual in developing communities and countries. Most of you by now have heard the term “Fair Trade” either from my blog or in passing somewhere else. […]

DaySpring’s *Early* Black Friday Sale Begins TODAY!

DaySpring Inspirational Glass Dome

I cannot believe that Black Friday is just a little over a week away! This year has flown by and the Holiday season is officially in full swing with Thanksgiving next week. DaySpring has officially begun celebrating and started their Black Friday Sale early! Yes, I’m so excited. I love pretty much everything that DaySpring […]

Gaylord Opryland A Country Christmas is Underway

Gaylord Opryland Christmas

Gaylord Opryland A Country Christmas  is officially underway, following a festive ceremony Thursday night to turn on the iconic hotel’s 2 million holiday lights for the season.   With acres of stunning decorations, dazzling shows and family-friendly activities, A Country Christmas at the 2,882-room resort has become a holiday destination for more than 1 million visitors […]

Pewter Love Block Necklace from Little Painted Polka Dots

Little Painted Polka Dots

You know I’m a fan of hand stamped jewelry. I think everyone out there needs at least 1 (probably more) hand stamped piece of jewelry. I love how creative Lisa from Little Painted Polka Dots is. Her pieces are all original, handcrafted, and beautiful! This Pewter Love Block necklace is a great gift for Mom’s. […]

Twice Clothing – Secondhand Never Looked So Good


I always love to find a great deal – especially on clothing for myself or my kids. However, sometimes I don’t like to take the time to rummage through things at second hand clothing or thrift stores. I’ve found a website that has done the rummaging for you and you get incredible prices….and sometimes FREE […]

fashionABLE Fair Trade Clothing Helping Africans Create Sustainable Businesses

I love fashion and I love a good brand/company. Put them together and you have me getting all sorts of giddy. I love to help spread the word about brands and organizations that I believe in. Today – it’s fashionABLE. fashionABLE Fair Trade Clothing has a mission to create sustainable business for Africans so they […]

It Will Be Okay by Lysa TerKeurst {review & giveaway}

It Will Be Ok book

One of my favorite author’s is Lysa TerKeurst. When I heard she had a children’s book out, I was so excited. “It Will be Okay” is a book that’s perfect for little ones between the ages of 4-8 years old. Are your kids dealing with fear and change? Then, this book is for them! Children […]