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My (Last Minute!) Holiday Gift Guide

My (Last Minute!) Holiday Gift Guide

Every single holiday season I dream of one thing: being completely prepared for Christmas, making my list and checking it twice long before the Thanksgiving table is even set… unfortunately,…

Fun Easter Activ-ities

Fun Easter Activ-ities

Spring is definitely in the air and all four of the kids are so excited for the upcoming Easter Weekend!  It’s Ruby’s first Easter and we can’t wait to gather…

Snowflakes in Arizona?

Snowflakes in Arizona?

That’s right. Something crazy happened at the Powell Home… we found snowflakes!!! A very rare occurrence in Arizona. Okay, so it wasn’t “real” snow but since we are firm believers…

A Picture Perfect Winter Break

A Picture Perfect Winter Break

With Winter Break coming to an end, I can’t help but sit back and appreciate the days these kids have had off from school. With our family’s abnormally busy life,…

Powell Pack Top Reads

Powell Pack Top Reads

In case you didn’t know, today is National Young Reader’s Day! I so appreciate a day that celebrates something that really does give our kids such incredible building blocks for…

Halloween Hangover

Halloween Hangover

Each year, Matix, Marley, and Cash come home from trick-or-treating with loads of candy…enough to feed an army! Or to make an army sick, I should say. I must admit,…

Cash’s Monster Craft

Cash’s Monster Craft

As soon as I saw this craft on Pinterest, I knew it would be PERFECT for our little Cashy. Not only does he love to get messy, but he also…

No Time for Exercise?

No Time for Exercise?

We’re all busy. It’s kind of a fact of life these days. Between kids, jobs, spouses, parents (in some cases), houses, bills, kid activities, church, community activities—the list could go…

Fun Easter ACTIV-ities

Fun Easter ACTIV-ities

Tis the weekend for Easter gatherings and family fun! Here are some great activities that will keep the kids—even the adult-aged kids—active and happy: 1. Easter Egg Hunt: For a…

V is for Valentine

V is for Valentine

I found this adorable Valentine craft online that seemed so easy that a baby could do it! The baby doing the craft had to be younger than Cash, so I…