Author Archives: Erika Schmidt

September Fun In Graham, Texas

Are you like me and going week to week with plans now a days? Hoping COVID doesn’t catch up and take them all back. Well we are rocking and rolling, safely, in Graham, America. With school starting two weeks ago, I have been writing plans again and boy what a joy! Need some new plans…

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September: NICU Awareness Month

September is a month near and dear to my motherhood journey. 14 years ago, it’s when I had my first daughter and became a mom at 17. I thought that was a HUGE part of my story. Don’t get me wrong, it still is. I just never knew what happened 12 years later would change…

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4th of July Craft Time

Hello July! Here we are celebrating another holiday unsure of what is safe and not. Doesn’t mean we can’t make it fun for our littles! Today I’m sharing a fun and easy craft with things you may have on hand! Red, blue, white and glitter paint Black paper Toilet paper rolls Paper plates for easy…

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Recipe: Empty Tomb Rolls

One of our favorite Easter traditions to make during Holy Week are Empty Tomb Rolls. It tells the story of how Jesus was buried and rose again for us! You will need: Crescent roll or biscuit dough Butter Marshmallows Sugar and cinnamon mixture. We tell the story with scripture of Jesus, our blameless, pure Savior…

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Hey Mom Friend..Checking On You

Hi Parent Friends!   I’m checking on you during this world wide pandemic. Seeing if you are conquering school at home, feeding your children every 30 minutes, work and oh and your mental health! No, good because none of us are. Remember to give yourself love and grace. About the only tip I have is…

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Hi all. If this note finds you sheltering in place with your kids; solidarity to you! If you are still working, thank you for doing what you do! I realize everyone can’t until ordered to do so, and that’s ok! If you are needed personal, and won’t even get to if that is put in…

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Why I Love A Good Laundry Day!

A lot of my reflections and blogs will be about the season we just came out of and all I have learned on this side of it. Tuesdays. Not much to them right? Being a stay at home mom this is my laundry day. I am able to get caught up from the weekend fun…

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Hi y’all! I am a 31 year-old mom of four, from a tiny town in the Hill Country, Mason. Now, I call Graham, TX my home, and love our red, white and blue little town.  I am first a Christian, then a wife and girl mom to the extreme. We have 4! Their ages range…

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