$20 Insect Lore Kit for $10!

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This is my favorite Groupon deal EVER and I had to share! You can get a Butterfly Garden kit (with caterpillars) from Groupon for $10! If you already have the Butterfly Garden, there is an option to can choose other kits. This deal is time-sensitive and expiring soon, so act fast!

{Almost} 35 Weeks Update

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Ok, ok, so technically that would still make me 34 weeks, but I’m closer to the 35 week mark than 34….every little bit helps keep me going at this point! I’m {almost} 35 weeks (like in 2 days). Like most women, I feel huge at this point… but I’m not letting that stop me from […]

H is for Homerun

H is for Home Run: A Baseball Alphabet Just wanted to let you know that I have a new preschool activities post up at Totally Tots today! We used H is for Home Run: A Baseball Alphabet as our starting point for so many fun things! Jonah really got excited about this book and the […]

Four

Jonah is Four!

This boy… is four… someone hold me.

Tutorial: How to Applique Without an Embroidery Machine

How to applique without an embroidery machine

Ok, so I know that I have an embroidery machine to make most of my cute appliques for my Etsy Shop. However, I know not everyone has a fancy embroidery machine to do all the hard work. Fear not, my friends, you too can add a cute applique to clothing, pillows, or anything else you […]

Stitches by Sara {Coupon Code Alert}

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Ooooh… Aaaah… Ooooh… Aaaah… Ooooh… Aaaah… Show me more!! Aww, come on…Is that all you’ve got? This is just to let you know that my Etsy Shop (Stitches By Sara) is open again! I’ve been working very hard behind the scenes trying to get everything ready to go and it’s time to sell. I’ve still […]

Sunday Morning

Singing this today and reminding myself that God is in charge. While I’m anxious about adoption paperwork and trusting on God to provide the funds for His calling, I shouldn’t be. I’m trying to rest in His peace today and trust Him to guard my heart and mind….battlefields for my focus. By the way, have […]

Frugal Fun Snacks & Learning, too!

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Just wanted to let you know I have a guest post up on Pennies and Blessings showing a frugal fun snack for the summer…Grapesicles! In addition to that, we made some Fruit Kabobs and practiced making patterns. Super easy to set up and a fun way to let kids help prepare part of a meal! […]

Organizing Children’s Books

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I have an insane amount of children’s books. I think most former teachers do. Until recently, they were boxed up because we really didn’t have the room for them. When I was looking for a specific book to use with Jonah, I would have to go digging and end up frustrated. It just wasn’t working […]

Sneak Peek

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Jonah’s birthday party is coming up. I thought I’d give you a sneak peek of something we’re working on… Hmm….I wonder what that could be? Any guesses? The party turns out glorious in my head…