schoola: Support Schools and Shop!

November 22, 2014
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Schoola is basically an online consignment shop where you can buy brand name clothes in good conditions at an awesome price! And, even better, part of the proceeds goes to supporting art, music and sports in schools around the country! Art, music and sports are so vital to our young ones learning and growing and it’s really sad to see that lower funding has led to these programs being decreased and dropped. Kids need to develop creativity, learn about music {Read More}

Pilgrim Coffeehouse Fundraiser

October 28, 2014

When I was in college at Winona State University, I had the pleasure of attending a college-aged church class led by Pastor Keith Carpenter. Before I graduated, though, he and others felt the calling to move to Seattle and start Epic Life Church to spread God’s love and word. Over the past 5 years they have been getting to know the people and building up a church body along with a strong outreach in the community. Now they are working {Read More}

BOB Revolution Flex Double Stroller #GettingFit

October 27, 2014
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BOB Revolution Flex Double Jogging Stroller Review As part of our quest to get more fit (lose weight and get in shape after having baby), we are doing a couch to 5K program. Basically, we downloaded a free app and we are following it, plus walking on non-running days and eating healthier. In our past times doing the couch to 5K, we’ve just had Micah in a jogging stroller. Now, with a almost-2 Micah and 2-month old Emersyn, the single {Read More}

Babyland visited the Grand Canyon!

October 12, 2014
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There are some great perks to living in Arizona, one is that the Grand Canyon is just hours away! So, to celebrate our 3-year anniversary, and to get a away for a bit, we took a few days and went to Flagstaff and the Grand Canyon. It was so fun! Definitely harder with two kids under two in tow, but it was a great trip. We like to drive during Micah’s nap time, it makes the trip go smoother because {Read More}

Great Outerwear options, Travel Tips and Giveaways

October 7, 2014
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Great Outerwear options, Travel Tips and Giveaways Cooler temperatures and changing leaves means it’s time add a layer or two for warmth to celebrate Outerwear season, AND give people a chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime Winter Getaway.  Lands’ End will host a series of #LEOuterwear Twitter Parties on #traveltuesday from October 7 through November 11, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. EDT.  During the one-hour Twitter events, participants will have the opportunity to receive outerwear style and shopping advice, {Read More}