Photography :: Hide and Seek

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JOIN THE WORDLESS WEDNESDAY LINKY PARTY FUN!Please visit others and leave some comment love, too!<a href="http://www.gatheringgraces.com/search/label/wordless%20wednesday" target="_blank"><img src="https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/16AKhQV5Fp66vIIm5uYHYeo8IFQF67ne34F7I0tISYOs=s207-p-no" alt="Gathering Graces" width="125" height="125"/></a>This post is also linked up ...continue reading

FREE Printable Lent Activity Worksheets

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For 40 days, we Christians are called to fast, pray, and give - an attempt to grow in strength of will to deny ourselves the world in order to unite our sufferings with Jesus, our Lord, and gain happiness in heaven.That said, 40 days might not sound so long, but it's still hard to keep track of the sacrifices we've decided to do everyday.  And it's especially hard for kids!So here's where the Lenten Prayers and Sacrifices Tracker Worksheets comes in...With the help of stickers and a ...continue reading

How To Swing Like A Boy

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JOIN THE WORDLESS WEDNESDAY LINKY PARTY FUN!Please visit others and leave some comment love, too!<a href="http://www.gatheringgraces.com/search/label/wordless%20wednesday" target="_blank"><img src="https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/16AKhQV5Fp66vIIm5uYHYeo8IFQF67ne34F7I0tISYOs=s207-p-no" alt="Gathering Graces" width="125" height="125"/></a>This post is also linked up ...continue reading

Saturday Art :: Sisters, Hand In Hand

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I really do miss digital scrapbooking.  I have so many photos that I really want to get in an album.  The reason for me, after all, in taking so many photographs, is so that we could look back at those events that passed so fleetingly in our lives.Like this photo I snapped of the girls last July 2011, a couple days before their brother was born...This picture was actually taken while we were walking on the pier.  But the sun was so bright that the camera "whited-out" most of the ...continue reading

Super Easy, Last Minute Valentine’s Day Lollipop Tags

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If you're like me, and you don't have all the time in the world to wow your children's classmates with handmade, pinterest-inspired Valentine's Day goodies...Then you're gonna love this super easy, last minute lollipop tags!It's so easy, that my Kindergartener did it with minimal help!What You Need12x12 scrapbook paper sheets with flower (or other V-day appropriate) design - makes 16 tagsscissorsscotch tapepencil, pen, or markerbag of lollipops8 Super Easy Steps (all done on the black side of ...continue reading

#Photography :: Bandana Buddy

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JOIN THE WORDLESS WEDNESDAY LINKY PARTY FUN!Please visit others and leave some comment love, too!<a href="http://www.gatheringgraces.com/search/label/wordless%20wednesday" target="_blank"><img src="https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/16AKhQV5Fp66vIIm5uYHYeo8IFQF67ne34F7I0tISYOs=s207-p-no" alt="Gathering Graces" width="125" height="125"/></a>This post is also linked up ...continue reading

Saturday Art :: Don’t Grow Up

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My oldest daughter went to a birthday party sleepover yesterday.  And although it was someone else's birthday, it still made me think about just how quickly childhood passes by.In two years, I will have a tween in my hands.  While she's already starting to show some attitude changes - even some not so nice ones - I'm hoping to slow down the growing up process.  Somehow.I won't win against time, I know.  But every year is a struggle to keep her innocent.  To keep the ...continue reading

Photography :: (Early) Signs of Spring

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Spring this year will be on March 20th.  That's exactly 44 days from now.But I'm happy to say, that there's already some early signs of spring in my neighborhood.Such pretty blossoms.  I can't wait until everything starts blooming again!JOIN THE WORDLESS WEDNESDAY LINKY PARTY FUN!Please visit others and leave some comment love, too!<a href="http://www.gatheringgraces.com/search/label/wordless%20wednesday" target="_blank"><img ...continue reading