March 2013 Photo A Day Challenge #FMSPhotoADay

As usual, I like to post the Photo A Day challenge from Fat Mum Slim.  So here is March's!  I can't wait to see everyone's photos each day! :-) … [Read more...]

February 2013 Photo A Day Prompts!

Hello there!  I just wanted to share Fat Mum Slim's February Photo-A-Day Challenge Prompts.  I plan on trying to participate more this year, as it's a lot of fun!  I love looking at everyone's pictures, as well!  Make sure that on Twitter and/or Instagram you use the hashtag #FMSPhotoADay!  Have fun!  :-)   [Image Source] … [Read more...]

January 2013 Photo a Day #FMSPhotoADay

I'm a little late posting this, but it's never too late to start!  Here's Fat Mum Slim's January 2013 Photo a Day Challenge!  :) … [Read more...]

Crafty Thursday – My First Ever Crocheted Granny Square

Above is the first ever granny square I have ever crocheted!  I am so proud of it.  I honestly thought I'd never be able to do one - they looked so complicated, but in all reality they're not!  This one was super simple.  I'm thinking about making a video tutorial on how to do your own.  :) After I get done crocheting the afghan, doing the cross stitch ornament, and finishing the plastic canvas wall hanging (all Christmas presents for my family) I think I'm going to make a granny square … [Read more...]

December Photo a Day #FMSPhotoADay

Here's December's Photo A Day challenge, thanks to Chantelle of Fat Mum Slim!  Will you be participating?  I will!  :) … [Read more...]

Blurb Books (Giveaway Ends 11/24 – Open Worldwide)

With the holidays knocking right on our door, we're all taking time to figure out what to get our loved ones as gifts.  Either that, or we're trying to figure out a cool way to preserve our memories after the holidays have passed.  The book above is from Blurb.  It is full of the pictures we had done by our amazing photographer, Jenna Bamfield, last year for Christmas.  I hadn't created a book yet, and I'm so glad that Blurb gave me an easy, gorgeous way to create one. Blurb is great because … [Read more...]

Thankful November – Day 1 – Riley

All this month, in honor of Thanksgiving, each day I am going to talk about something/someone I am thankful for.  I would love if others joined me!  Just leave a link to your Day 1 post below!  :)  When you tweet out your post, use #ThankfulNovOM!   Of course day one would be my beautiful daughter, Riley.  Riley is so intelligent, loving, and gorgeous.  I love her more than words could ever explain.  She's made me a stronger person because I know that I need to be strong for her.  If … [Read more...]

Happy Halloween 2012!

Almost late with this, but I hope everyone had a great, safe Halloween!  :) Riley and I just passed out candy to trick or treaters... or at least tried.  We only had 2 come to our house. :( Riley looked so adorable in her ladybug costume, though! What did you do this year? Here's our pumpkin that we carved last night: … [Read more...]