A Surprise Disney Cruise

"Once a year, go someplace you've never been before." -Dalai Lama We like to celebrate the small things in our home. It's our way of making the ordinary seem exciting and to make sure we are living each day to the fullest. Which means we…

Family Night at Disney on Ice

"Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age and dreams are forever." -Walt Disney We had family night at Disney on Ice: Worlds of Enchantment just recently and we were completely mesmerized. My husband and I had never seen any kind of ice skating show, so it…

Finding Contentment in Motherhood

"The real things haven't changed. It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most  of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures; and have courage when things go wrong." -Laura Ingalls Wilder New Years resolutions; they are motivating and…

Simplifying the Season

"Oh Come Let Us Adore Him, Christ The Lord." When my friend Justine from Little Dove Blog asked me to contribute to her series "Simplifying the Season" I was totally on board. The only problem I had was deciding what I wanted to focus on…

One Shoebox Can Change a Life

"One person can make a difference, and everyone should try." -John F. Kennedy Ever wonder how you can make a difference? Especially this time of year? Well, if you have an old shoebox and a couple bucks you could change the life of a child.…