When Things Don’t Go as Planned…

Slow Down Mommy: Thoughts on motherhood & Life

Today I wanted to link to a couple posts that I wrote awhile ago. I don’t know why, but maybe someone needs it today. Life doesn’t always go as planned, but I truly believe that some of God’s greatest gifts come in the unexpected packages that we didn’t think we wanted. Some of the hardest… 

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Candybar bouquet for Secretary Day!

How to make a really easy chocolate bouquet

Tomorrow is Secretary Day! Or Administrative Professional Day if you want to be precise! So…if you have a secretary, or your husband has a secretary, or your kid’s school has a secretary, why not show a little love and appreciation? And what better way to show thanks than with CHOCOLATE! I just threw some candybars… 

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Frozen Treats For all Summer Long

I'm drooling over all these popsicles and frozen treats! Don't think I can wait until summer!

Who else is beyond giddy for summertime? Here are some frozen treats that will rock your world! DIY Rocket Pops Strawberry Sundae Yogurt Ice Pops Fruit Pops Chocolate Avocado Pudding Pops Strawberry Watermelon Agua Fresca Popsicles   4-Ingredient Coconut & Nutella Fudgsicles  Watermelon Kiwi Popsicles Coconut Vanilla Pudding Pops 3-Ingredient Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Frozen Greek Yogurt… 

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Why Do I Lose Followers When I Mention God?


I’ve started to notice something interesting on my Instagram. I don’t keep track of followers much, but I have started to notice that anytime I mention God or anything even somewhat religious, I can expect to lose some followers. Heck, I even lost followers from posting our Family Home Evening Activity. The thing is, I… 

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6 Simple Ways to Exercise For Busy Moms

Having a consistent exercise routine as a mom is one of the hardest things in the world!

Exercise is important to your physical, emotional, and mental well being. But with all you have going on in a busy day, it’s not always easy to find time to exercise. Exercise doesn’t have to be complicated. If you are having a hard time squeezing in a workout, here are six family friendly ideas to… 

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