Beth is a mommy of identical twin boys, Asher and Eli (2), and wife to her high-school sweetheart, Dan. She lives in her hometown of Zachary, a suburb north of Baton Rouge. She holds a Master’s degree in Elementary Education, and has chosen to stay home with her children, which she describes as the most challenging, important, and rewarding commitment of her life. A crafter at heart, Beth dabbles in sewing, embroidery, cake decorating, scrapbooking, event planning, home decorating, and DIY anything. In all of her creative endeavors, Beth hopes to foster a cheerful, inspired, loving, and faith-filled home for her family.
Halloween Costume Ideas for the family

DIY Family Halloween Costumes

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How to Build a Raised Garden Bed

Two winters ago, I decided to take my first baby step into vegetable gardening. And I do mean BABY step: I had exactly 2 romaine lettuce plants in two small pots on my patio....

Beautiful Birth: A Fast and Healthy Twin Delivery

My birth story started the night before our first wedding anniversary. I was walking around downtown Baton Rouge, 36 weeks and 3 days pregnant with twins, heading to eat sushi for our anniversary dinner. I...

Gardening with Kids: Reasons Why You’ll Love It

When I started gardening last year, I was a complete beginner with no clue where it would take me. My initial goals were to keep at least one veggie plant alive all summer, and...

Moments Every Mom of Multiples Will Understand

April 2014 is the 6th annual National Multiple Birth Awareness month, and Multiples of America would like to use this month to "focus...on educating our communities about the special needs and challenges of multiple birth children...

How to Make Sensory Bins

There are two times of the day I usually really need the kids to, for lack of better words, leave me alone. I just really need them to play alone for like 15 minutes...

Organizing 101

“Good moms have dirty ovens and sticky floors.” I’ve heard this quote before and it never sat quite right with me. I think the idea that moms should set housework aside for the more important...

4 Candy-Free Valentine Treats

It seems as though Valentine's Day just wouldn't be Valentine's Day without conversation heart candies, boxes of chocolate, and foil wrapped sweets; but seeing as we are still nibbling through the bucket of Halloween...

Another Look at the Mommy Wars

I don’t know what it is about becoming a mom that suddenly makes you feel like every.thing.you.do. is being judged by every other mom that you ever come in contact with, from mother-in-laws to...