What Christmas Means to Me …My Story

  “What Christmas Means to Me” “My Story” Sixteen years ago this month, my sister passed away from a battle with breast cancer. without going into any of the heart breaking details, I will just say it was a tough holiday season. I put a tree up with lights on it that year,  but didn’t really feel like decorating and didn’t put ANY ornaments on the tree. I actually enjoyed sitting by the tree and looking at the lights on {Read More}

Light the World… 25 ways in 25 days. Tons of free Printables!

LIGHT the WORLD I’m sharing a free printable calendar to plan out what you’d like to do to participate in this wonderful opportunity to help Light the world! Since a new star first appeared above Bethlehem, Christmas has been a season of light, reminding us that Jesus Christ is the light of the world. Together, we can celebrate His birth by making the world a brighter place. All we have to do is follow Him—His life, His example, and His {Read More}

Kindness Begins at Home… A Coloring Page and a Message

Kindness Begins at Home Kindness Begins at Home. I’ve been wanting to share another kindness post and this topic came to me from so many directions that I just had to share. I wanted to give a fun image to go with this message of “kindness begins at home” and I came up with this fun whimsical coloring page. I think it would look pretty fabulous colored and framed and even given as a gift! In my church we visit {Read More}

Inspirational Printables from LDS General Conference

One weekend. Two times a year… Tons of inspiration!  Today I’m sharing some inspirational printables of some of my favorite talks! I wasn’t sure I was going to be sharing these this time but I couldn’t resist. I love whipping up these inspirational printables as I’m listening to/watching LDS General Conference. For those who may not know what this is, I’ll explain: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints holds a General Conference twice a year held on the {Read More}

Christmas Blessings! Sharing home, grandbaby news and more

Christmas Blessings!   I wanted to share my very exciting news  with you all today as well as some photos! As you know, I have been a bit quiet on the blog lately. I have been too busy enjoying my Christmas blessings (as I like to refer to them). Seriously my heart is so full right now. I have missed blogging and keeping up with social media as I love to do but then again I have put my focus {Read More}

School Year Memories and Co-ordinating Lunchbox Notes!

School Year Memories and Lunchbox Notes {free printables} Hello! I’m back again today sharing another back to school post. Preserving school year memories is a great way to allow ourselves to look back and reminisce or see how things have changed over a period of time. Today I am sharing some school year memories and lunchbox note printables that will do just that. I shared these over at Todays Creative Blog a few weeks ago and I wanted to make sure my readers {Read More}

Pregnancy Announcement …Oh My! {free printables}

Follow my blog with Bloglovin A pregnancy Announcement… Yes, you read that right. I am making a pregnancy announcement on the blog today. No, this 51 year old cool grandma {hee hee} is NOT having a baby {phew}. My daughter is having her 2nd baby! My grandson is a little rockstar in my life and he often stars on my blog. He will soon be getting a baby brother or sister. Let’s have him tell you about that… How’s that for a {Read More}

Because of Him …Some Easter Thoughts

Because of Him I wanted to share some Easter thoughts of a spiritual nature. I have taken some time to focus a bit more on Jesus with Easter just a few days away. I love all the fun and whimsical things that are a part of Easter but I also love the spirit of the real meaning of Easter.  Life is busy. Sometimes we need to slow down and focus on whats really important. I took an opportunity this last weekend to do {Read More}

Autism Awareness Month… Supporting a great cause!

…… April is national AUTISM AWARENESS month …… ……April 2nd is Autism Awareness day…… Today {4/2/14} I am “happi” to be able to promote a good cause: Autism Awareness Month! On April 2, 2013 I did a post on Autism Awareness Month. {see it here} And I probably will do it again a year from today. That’s because this is a cause very dear to my heart.  The day my BFF girlfriend Amy’s son was diagnosed with Autism over 16 years {Read More}

Family & Love. Free printables and great framed gift idea!

This weeks happy thoughts are about {Family}and{love}! For download ——–>> JPEG or PDF Family… The ones you live with laugh with and L O V E! For download ——–>> JPEG or PDF annnnnd vacation with! 😉 I just returned from a weeklong vacation with my favorite people. My little family of 5! (me, my bffhubby, my daughter, son in law, and grandson) I have to admit it was a trial in my life as well as my daughters to have/be {Read More}

2014 Annual Calendar and Some Inspirational Thoughts

Happy New Year! I’m so excited to begin a new year! Seriously. I already said this is my year. Do any of you feel that way also? I needed a 2014 annual calendar to help me prepare for the great things that are going to happen! So… Today I’m sharing a 2014 Annual Calendar! {Download HERE}  So there it is.  2014 at a glance! I’m  off and running with the “do one thing everyday that makes you happy”. It fits {Read More}

Letter to Santa 2013… for Adults! {wink-wink}

You better watch out You better not cry Better not pout I’m telling you why Santa Claus is coming to town He’s making a list And checking it twice; Gonna find out Who’s naughty and nice Santa Claus is coming to town He sees you when you’re sleeping He knows when you’re awake He knows if you’ve been bad or good So be good for goodness sake! O! You better watch out! You better not cry Better not pout I’m {Read More}


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