Label Maker Love

You know you're an organizing geek when... Your husband hands you a package and you: Shriek with Delight, Jump Up and Down Throw your Arms around Him and Almost Cry because inside the box you just opened is... A LABEL MAKER!!! Seriously, I'm not even exaggerating, this was truly my reaction to this amazing gift. …

Benefits of Deprevation

Overfed, and under nourished is a phrase that I've heard used to¬†describe the present ¬†generation. This phrase could be used to describe not just the diet that we feed ourselves and our children but also the materialism that we consume. As parents we want what is "best" for our kids. It is easy to fall …

Play the Game

I was washing dishes when two girls came barging into my kitchen yelling, "Get inside!" They then asked me in a frantic panic if I could move my car out of the garage. It was Celina(our exchange student) and one of her best friends. They are seniors and at the end of the senior year …

Fresh Flowers

I LOVE Fresh Flowers! It is no secret that I love fresh flowers. I always have. My love for flowers runs in the family. My Grandpa is known for his stunning roses. He is a master rose gardener. My grandpa is 89 years old and I am confident that if you were to drop in …

Living Local

It's Farmer's Market season! YAY!!! Yesterday my kids and I ventured down to the Fulton Street Market. It was a beautiful representative of our awesome city...Grand Rapids. There were artisans with handmade decor, soaps, pottery, jewelry and more. The summers abundance was evident in the careful rows fruits and veggies. The vivid colors, thoughtful displays …