Meet the New Contributors to To the Moon and Back!

Six years ago when I started this blog it was just a place for me to dump out my thoughts and share my life with family and friends who  lived far away. It slowly morphed into what it is today–a place where I hope to encourage and help moms of young children as they walk […]

Book Drive for Children at the Shelter Home

I have a special place in my heart for women and children who are victims of domestic violence because of my own past experiences as a child. It’s heartbreaking what they go through and so I really want to help bring a little brightness to their lives if I am able. October is Domestic Violence […]

Fall Family Favorites Gift Basket GIVEAWAY!

It is finally, finally starting to feel like fall here in the south! I was so excited to see the leaves changing colors as we went on a family excursion last weekend. I love the cooler weather, the calm before the freeze, and all the yummy smells and tastes that come along with the season. […]

Learn, Absorb, and Praise with Graham Blanchard {Review and Giveaway}

If you didn’t know, I am privileged to be a part of the Graham Blanchard Mom Mentors team. Each month my fellow mentors and I share about how we approach different parenting challenges from a Christian perspective or share how we are sharing our love for the Lord with our children. Being a part of […]

Share a Blessing Through the Mail

I’ve written before about how I think how old fashioned letter writing should make a comeback. I feel so much nostalgia when thinking back to my childhood days of eagerly awaiting a return letter from a cousin, a friend, or a pen pal. My oldest daughter has had the opportunity to exchange letters through several […]

A Sock Monkey Birthday Party!

  Two weeks ago, our youngest turned one year old. Our family typically does not throw birthday parties because we do family adventure days instead but the one birthday that we always make sure to throw a party for is the first one. Though we don’t throw huge parties, we do want to gather family […]

36 FREE Books with Paleo Recipes for Kindle

Whether you are a newbie or a veteran of following the paleo diet, stomach you just might need some new ideas for recipes to make. Today I have three dozen FREE ebooks containing breakfast, price lunch, try dinner, snack, and dessert paleo recipes. As usual, prices on Amazon change frequently and fast, so snag these […]

When I Grow Up Fashion Show Game and Race{Plus FREE Community Helpers Printables}

Is it already the end of August? Where did the summer go? It’s time for Poppins Book Nook! A monthly virtual book club where several bloggers share a book and a craft or activity that correspond to a select theme. This month’s theme was “What Will I Be When I Grow Up?” When I was […]

7 FREE Kindle Joke Books for Kids

My children LOVE jokes, especially knock knock and animal ones. When I saw all these joke books available for FREE on Amazon for Kindle, I couldn’t pass up the chance to share them with you all too! Let’s build our children’s arsenals so we don’t have to hear the same few jokes over and over […]

Preschool Craft Supply Organization, Must-Haves, and Tips{FREE Printable!}

Welcome to the final day in the 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! If you’ve been following along this week, you probably noticed that many of the resources that I’ve chosen to share include lots of crafts. I love crafts. Yes, they are sometimes messy.  Yes, sometimes you end up with a […]