Lifestyle Blog

Month: October 2018

Easy, No Sew Parrot Costume

Easy, No Sew Parrot Costume

We went to Frightmares at Lagoon recently.  If you live or have lived in Utah, you know all about Lagoon.  It’s our local amusement park with fun roller coaster and other rides.  In late September and October, they decorate it for Halloween and call it […]

How to Dress Your Family for Your Photo Session {Do’s and Don’ts}

How to Dress Your Family for Your Photo Session {Do’s and Don’ts}

Currently I am elbow deep in photo editing (www.courtneychildphotography.com..check it out)…  If you are looking for me in October, you can generally find me sitting on my tush in front of my computer, snacking on some cashews, with my eyes glazed over, and my dog […]

Upstairs Refresh + Free Printable

Upstairs Refresh + Free Printable

Remember my old family room?  This is how it looked at the beginning of this year.  I was so tired of that room, I literally wanted to move.  The carpet was yuck, the couches were looking old and worn out, everything was brown or black […]

Halloween Dinner

Halloween Dinner

Last night my parents came over for Family Home Evening.  We have made an effort to get together monthly to have dinner, a treat and a gospel lesson.  I treasure this tradition and time spent with my parents.  We were pretty horrible at it over […]

Homemade White Bread

Homemade White Bread

Comforting smells were going strong today and I definitely needed them. It’s Fall and it was raining today which means 2 of my most favorite smells combined. It causes me to take deep long breaths with my eyes closed just so I can absorb more […]

Halloween Printable

Halloween Printable

Hobby Lobby, to me, is a lot like Target in the way that I go there to buy one thing and end up with a cart load! You don’t go to Hobby Lobby planning to buy something specific, you go there and listen to what […]