Life in Lape Haven
Life in Lape Haven: Inexpensive Crafts that Make Great Christmas Gifts for Grandparents. We've made it a holiday tradition for our boys to make something special for their grandparents' Christmas gifts each year. These are some of our favorite DIY craft ideas.

Inexpensive Crafts that Make Great Christmas...

This post may contain affiliate links, which means that at no additional cost to you, I may receive a small commission if you use the links. Ever since Elijah’s second Christmas, when he was old enough to “help” a little, we’ve made it a...

Life in Lape Haven: The Best Thing I've Gotten for Myself This Pregnancy: BabyBellyBand Maternity Support Belt. After a month of wearing a BabyBellyBand maternity support belt, here's a review of my experience wearing it, how it has helped with varicose veins, swelling, and other pregnancy discomforts, and a coupon code for you.

The Best Thing I’ve Gotten for Myself...

As a mom of two, when I found out I was pregnant with our third child, I figured I knew what I was getting into. For the most part, I was right. My experiences with my previous two pregnancies were pretty good preparation for what I was going...

Life in Lape Haven: Tried It Tuesday: Roasted Cinnamon-Spiced Butternut Squash with Sweet Potatoes & Apples. This delicious roasted butternut squash side dish spiced with cinnamon and sweetened with sweet potatoes and apples is a great healthy addition to any meal or holiday table throughout the fall and winter.

Roasted Cinnamon-Spiced Butternut Squash...

As much as I love summer, there is something to be said about all the crisp weather, cozy clothes, fall fun, and tasty treats that come with autumn. While I love all the apple and pumpkin goodies to be made (Apple pie? YUM! Pumpkin cookies...

Life in Lape Haven: 4 Things that Helped Me Through 2 Unmedicated Natural Deliveries. With my third child due soon, I've gotten lots of questions about my birth plan and my experiences with my previous two unmedicated natural deliveries. Here are the four things that got me through each birth.

4 Things that Helped Me through 2...

As I get closer to my due date for our third child (we have about 7-8 weeks to go), it’s been impossible not to look back at my previous two deliveries as I prepare to face this one. In addition, I’ve gotten lots of questions, now and ever...

Life in Lape Haven: Tried It Tuesday: Old Fashioned Pumpkin Cookies. This fall must-bake is a simple recipe for yummy, super soft pumpkin cookies drizzled with glaze. One of our family's autumn baked goods favorites.

Tried It Tuesday: Old Fashioned Pumpkin...

About four or five years ago, I finally got brave enough to try making my own pumpkin puree. Once I did it, I realized it wasn’t very intimidating or difficult at all, plus it’s absolutely delicious. (It also freezes well). Of course with lots...

Life in Lape Haven: A Lady Unrivaled - Book Review & Giveaway. Roseanna White's latest release in her Edwardian-era "Ladies of the Manor" series is a perfect conclusion to all the intrigue, drama, and romance that we have followed throughout the trilogy. You can win a copy of her book, A Lady Unrivaled, by entering the giveaway.

A Lady Unrivaled – Book Review &...

This post may contain affiliate links, which means at no additional cost to you, I may receive a small commission when you use those links. If you’ve followed my blog for any length of time, you know by now that I read a good bit, especially...