Unconditional Love

Finding Unconditional Love

My first experience with unconditional love was when I became a mommy over 20 years ago. I had no idea such a thing existed where I could love someone so deeply without expecting anything from them. There were no stipulations on loving that precious little girl I am blessed to call my daughter. Before she […]

DIY Resurrection Garden

DIY Resurrection Garden

A couple of months ago, my mom sent me a picture of a beautiful Easter Garden which I promptly pinned to recreate. I planned to do this in early March so I could use actual grass seed and watch it grow across my miniature garden. Please check out The Frugal Homemaker’s Tutorial for great tips […]

Kid-Friendly Green Smoothies

Kid-Friendly Green Smoothie... Packed with nutrition!

A couple of weeks ago, my son had a wonderful assignment from school to eat 5 servings of fruits and vegetables a day. I wish I could say this is normal in our house, but it is definitely not. In order to get my precious fruit and veggie hating boy this amount of nutrition, I […]

Google Plus March Link Party

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I’m thrilled to announce I will be co-hosting the fabulous Mommy is CooCoo Google Plus Link Party once a month! If you have not linked up before, it is a fun, engaging party to grow your circles and share your favorite creative posts. Before we get to the party, I want to share with you […]

Resurrection Eggs

Resurrection Eggs Review & Giveaway

I was so excited when Family Life contacted me to check out their fun Easter egg kit that shares the true story of this meaningful holiday. They were generous enough to send me a complementary set and have offered to giveaway a set to one of you! My son is 11-years-old and I was worried […]

Painted Cross T-Shirt

Painted Cross T-Shirt

My creative time has been limited lately. I seem to be working on a project a month instead of weekly. I bought a t-shirt to decorate a while ago after being inspired by an adorable bleached owl shirt on Pinterest. I opted to use paint instead of bleach and a cross for my current obsession with […]

Making Exercise Fun

Making Exercise Fun

Exercise is not my thing. I have to force myself to do it. However, as my age increases and my muscle mass drastically decreases, I’m finding it is a necessity in this stage of my life. Earlier this week, my sister called to tell me about her latest exercise gadget, the Jawbone UP24. This also […]

Eat Smart

Eat Smart

All of my past attempts at weight loss have been about what I needed to take out of my diet— less fat, no sugar, lower carbs… The list is endless. This time I’m focusing on what I should add. The good choices beginning to fill my menu will hopefully crowd out the foods that add […]

Taking Action

Taking Action

I am all about theory. I love making lists, setting goals, learning about new subjects… My problem is turning all of the knowledge and plans into action. Starting the Made to Crave Action Plan this week has really brought this to light for me. In the last study, I told myself I was making internal […]

Easter Subway Art

More Than Bunnies Easter Subway Art by Candace Creates

It has been exactly one month since I have created anything. I’m thrilled to be back with this fun Subway Art describing the real reason for celebrating Easter… Right click on the image below and choose Save Image As. Save to your computer and open in any preview software to print. The image should fit […]