It is a great blessing to be able to see and acknowledge the goodness that is in everyday living! It is an easy thing to overlook while running from one activity to another or worrying about what you need to do next. Often, the most difficult thing is just quieting our minds so we can appreciate the beauty that is just waiting for us to notice!
These quotes and images are a reminder that we must not forget to treasure the gifts that can get lost in the madness!
It's almost that time of year! School will be out soon and the summer plans begin!! This is the time for preparation for all those outdoor activities like camping, swimming, picnicking, traveling, and fulfilling the plans of adventure you're hoping for!!
We put together some ideas you can do now to everything is at your fingertips when it's time for the fun to begin!!
Some people are planners and some are not? Some have a to-do list for everything and even make up the to-do list after they've done things, just to be able to have the satisfaction of crossing it off the list. Others could care less about lists and planning! Where do you fit in?
We found some perfect Planning lists that are easy free printables from the sites we are linking you to. We also found some blank pages that you can use however you want.
Sometimes it's just kind of nice to have something to remind us of what we need to do! Let's face it, deep cleaning is not on our mind all the time. Those chores are the ones easily overlooked, yet it feels great to get them done, knowing we are taking care of our home, which is usually our biggest asset!
Here's a checklist that is a free printable that may be helpful to you and some photos of a gorgeous home in Utah we think you'll enjoy -
It isn’t long before school is out and we want our children to have an amazing summer filled with fun, adventures, and growth. They can get all those things in books! Isn’t that an incredible thing to realize? We have collected a few ideas to encourage reading and links to the best books to read for you to consider. Let the adventure begin. . .
It absolutely feels impossible that the month of April is almost over! Do you feel the same way? We are loving it that spring is almost here, but that fact made us look at how quickly we are leaving behind a new year! It made us realize we want to take a second look at where we are headed! We believe that is a fun and good thing!!
We found some ideas for empowering habits you might want to consider along with free printable habit trackers! There is power in our habits!!
We all know what it is like to have standard closets with a rod and maybe a row of shelves. Closets just seem to get overlooked in the beginning and then we just make do. Every time we open the doors to our closets, we take a big sigh and rummage through hoping to find what we are looking for and need to get our day started! BUT IT REALLY IS LIFE CHANGING TO HAVE A PROFESSIONALLY DESIGNED AND INSTALLED CLOSET!
Do you love the idea of kitchen organization? We don't know about you but we love seeing organization at its best!! It doesn't mean we can always do that exact same thing in our homes, but we love the inspiration!
We have gathered some ideas for you that are doable in any home!
Do you ever wish you could have a sink in your garage?
Wouldn't it be great to get all that greasy grime cleaned up in the garage instead of the kitchen sink? It seems every time anyone comes inside to scrub off that greasy dirt, they leave a mess all around the kitchen or bathroom sinks? Do you find that is true also?
Our Easter ideas are coming in groups of 7 this year. First 7 of the easiest Easter Egg decorating ideas. Now 7 Easter treat/decoration ideas! Little to read cause time is precious, but simple ideas that look perfect for Easter! Hope we are of some help to you!!
How is it Easter is this weekend? Catch-up mode seems to be the name of the game around here! How about you? We have collected 7 Easter egg coloring ideas that use things you have around your home! They are super easy, fun, and the kids will love the celebration preparations they can join in on!! Hope these help you out!!
We have found some great games to play for Valentine's Day - either for a classroom or your family. We love to have a special Valentine Dinner with games and prizes with our family! Everyone gets excited about a fun evening of food, games, prizes, laughter, and fun!! We hope this helps you with your Valentine celebrating!!
We are excited about the idea of taking a tract home to a custom home feel without breaking the bank. That was the challenge for the design team of Studio McGee when they were approached by a builder to do that for all the homes being built in a neighborhood!
Doesn't that sound fun?
We are excited to share their ideas and inspiration with you!!
There are many you can easily do in your own home!!
We searched and found a variety of free printables for those classroom Valentines! They are all directly printable from each site. No need to sign-up or go to a different site to print from. We hope we found some great ideas to simplify it all for you!! We have also provided links to get some of the treats easily on Amazon.
Don't you love celebrating life? There are definitely ups and downs and everything in between, but how we feel about our day-to-day lives changes everything!! Why not choose to celebrate more moments in your life?
That's what this free printable banner made us think about! We have many people around us who we love and we should find ways to celebrate even things that could get overlooked! These letters can be printed up for any occasion, and used to celebrate!! So we thought we would share them with you so you can have them on hand when that celebration bug hits -
Do you want some amazing hot chocolate recipes to get you through the winter with a smile?
OK - we saw this and our heart went flip! The combination of chocolate with anything is a no-brainer!! And when it involves hot chocolate - that got our attention!
LOOK at all these amazing combinations!! There are even more recipes on the site!! You can enjoy yourself clear to spring!! Pssst-we have also found a great Valentine FREE printable also. It's at the end of this post!
Give some a try and feel that warmth spread throughout your whole self!!
We don't know about you, but we love to-do lists that we get to choose what to put on them. We don't have to keep track of whatever is on the list. These free printables are ones we love. We get to make the decisions of what matters most to us, but we have a list to hold us accountable! That is always a good thing!
Kristi from "I should be mopping my floor" has created these to-do lists and is generously sharing them with all of us! There is a to-do list for:
whatever you want to make a list for!! Thank you Kristi!! You can see what they look like below and then go to her site for an easy-to-print pdf!! It doesn't get better than that!!
I saw this infographic on Pinterest and it made me smile! Why? Because it has some simple things to do like clean out your wallet; some thoughtful things to do like make a gratitude log; some practical things to do like finally toss out those socks that don't have a mate; some timely things to do like go somewhere without taking your phone (does our life need that or what?); and some things that require evaluation like "write your best qualities".