Daily Life, Motherhood, Uplifting

4 things I loved about my Home Birth

Diana / August 30, 2017

Telling people about my decision to have a home birth usually causes one of two reactions: concerned wonderment or excited support. It seems that most people are on one side of the fence or the other when it comes to home birthing. The idea of a home birth either being terrifying or liberating. Neither side of the fence is necessarily…

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Crafts

10 Valentine’s Day Activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Diana / February 8, 2017

February: the month of extended periods of cold, piles of snow, and hearts– lots of hearts. Now that January is over I feel an inch or two closer to spring. However, this month has been bitter cold and we have stayed home as much as we possibly can without going crazy.  We have finally jumped on the bandwagon and started…

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Marriage

Printable Romance & Fun: Valentines Bundle

Diana / January 25, 2017

February, the month of romance, right? I have to admit that I struggle to be romantic. I distinctly remember my mother chastising me for not planning anything for my boyfriend (who soon became my husband) on valentines day. I argued that he wouldn’t care and I doubted we would even do anything on valentines day. Her hassling finally broke me…

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Motherhood, Personal Blog, Uplifting

Year 2017: Strength in all things

Diana / January 6, 2017

I’m not very good at New Year’s resolutions. I mean, who actually has time to think about a resolution on the first day of the year? I’m still recovering from the Holidays. It’s now almost a week into 2017 and I think I have figured out the direction of my ‘resolution’. 

Personal Blog

Excusably Excusable

Diana / December 19, 2016

Today I was lamenting over the fact that I haven’t been keeping up with any of my hobbies. My Blog has been anything but interesting, I haven’t painted in weeks, and I can’t even remember what other sorts of things I like to do. Further, I felt depressed about the amount of time I have spent laying on the couch,…

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Crafts, Uplifting

Our Christmas Service- Day 22: Jesus Showed Gratitude

Diana / November 22, 2016

This Christmas season I have joined in with mormon.org and their #LIGHTtheWORLD 25 days of service challenge. I am posting a few weeks ahead, as my December is  a whirlwind of crazy in our home, and I wanted to start sparking your ideas for service you can do! First up is our Christmas service of Gratitude.

Personal Blog

A whole lot of nothing

Diana / November 7, 2016

This blog has become very stagnant lately. I apologize for that, but I’m not really here to fix that. Instead, here is a post about a whole lot of nothing. Including some random, unedited photos.