Happy birthday to my little intern. He’s super excited to be four. Four is the age that he finally gets to go to school (we’re just going to keep it on the down low that he can’t actually go to school until the fall). He will forever be my dinosaur loving, big story telling little man.
I love the start of a new year. I love making goals. This year I made two sets of goals — life/family/home and writing. Last week I talked about my writing goals. This week I’m sharing my second goal list of 2018 life/family/home goals. My Life/Family/Home Goals for 2018 are: (1) Finish House Projects These projects have been on my list… Read More
This week starts Thanksgiving break (tomorrow for us. Can I get a holler? . . .or maybe you’re running and hiding). I’m excited about diving into crafts and activities—making memories—during our break. I’ve partnered with Personal Capital to bring you a list of frugal ideas to help you make lasting memories with your kids—without breaking the budget. Movie night: you can… Read More
Hello, friends of Christen! She is my Mom Boss, pre-published author, PR pro kindred spirit, so if you hang out here, I know we will get along just fine! On my website, I post “Friday Mixing Bowl” lists with my weekly finds, because it’s often a very random assortment. I’m excited to share some recommendations to keep you busy and… Read More
Give your family summer vacation a makeover this year and turn it into a “staycation.” Have your kids forget their summer boredom, turn off their screens, and instead circle the globe with Focus on the Family’s “World Explorers” summer adventure kit! Throughout the next two months, travel our colorful, diverse world, visiting 27 different countries on six continents. Part of the… Read More