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Time Management Tips

Time Management Tips

I feel like this picture accurately describes my life. Except I would probably add 6 more arms, if I could have fit them, and kids running around me! I am quite sure this picture would accurately represent most women and ALL the tasks that they […]

12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas

12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas

Our advent activities are in full swing and oh boy, has it been fun….definitely not perfect…but it has been fun to celebrate the season in small ways each day.  We have made candy cane slime, sipped hot cocoa with candy canes, made candy houses and […]

Our Flopped December Bucket List

Our Flopped December Bucket List

You read that right. Flopped. Now, you may be thinking December is not even over yet, how can it be a flop?? Well let me tell you a little story that happened the other night. It was a warm cozy Monday night. We had plans […]

Ultimate Candy House Frosting

Ultimate Candy House Frosting

I think I have shared about 10 frosting recipes here. Maybe I have a slight obsession with frosting… I don’t even think I knew I had this obsession until I started sharing them. I do love a good frosting. But, this one isn’t for cupcakes. […]

Name Tag Turned Ornament Gift Idea

Name Tag Turned Ornament Gift Idea

I love Thanksgiving! I am super excited it is just a week away! One of my favorite parts of this holiday is the table decorations and the setting that is brings to the dinner feast. It sets the whole mood during the biggest part of […]

Christmas Card Freebie

Christmas Card Freebie

Em and I decided to swap family photoshoots this year.  It is very handy to have a photographer friend when you are also a photographer.  We decided on Wednesday or Thursday to do it on Saturday and my schedule was packed with back to back […]

Christmas Advent Activities for Older Kids

Christmas Advent Activities for Older Kids

I hope everyone had a Happy Halloween!  Our day was busy, busy, busy and loaded with a class party, a cul-de-sac get together, trick-or-treating and overloading on candy.  For me, it was also filled with….Christmas music…I know I am TERRIBLE!  It was cold outside, and […]

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 […]

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 […]