Life in Lape Haven
What I Learned at (or was reminded of) at VBS

What I Learned (or was reminded of) at VBS

This week Brad and I had the honor of ministering to dozens of precious little hearts during our church’s annual Vacation Bible School. Our theme this year was “Thailand Trek,” which allowed the children to experience a different culture and...

Tried It Tuesday: Tub & Shower Cleaner

Tried It Tuesday: 2-Ingredient Tub &...

About three years ago, we had to redo our entire bathroom due to a leak. (Ok, actually we only HAD to replace the tub and surround and flooring, but we CHOSE to update the sink, vanity, mirror, and toilet at the same time.) We put in a new tub...

Life in Lape Haven: Tried It Tuesday - Homemade Sidewalk Paint

Tried It Tuesday: Homemade Sidewalk Paint

With the rain finally staying away and allowing us to have some summer sun, the boys want to be outside constantly, and being energetic, curious, creative boys, they are always looking for something different to get into, especially if it’s...

Life in Lape Haven: Saying Yes to a Roly Poly Pet - Pointing to the bugs

Saying “Yes” to a Roly Poly Pet

Our 5-year-old son, Elijah, is fascinated with bugs. He has been for at least the last few years. He started off like most little guys, trying to catch the ants crawling on the sidewalks outside or watching, mesmerized, as a spider moves along...

Tried It Tuesday: Wool Dryer Balls

Tried It Tuesday: Wool Dryer Balls

When I worked in an office, I used to get all nerdy excited when I figured out a new shortcut in a program, such as finding a quicker formula in Excel or learning how to write a new script in Filemaker. With so many things to do in a day...

Life in Lape Haven: A Life Lesson from My Backyard - Butterfly on Butterfly Bush

A Life Lesson from My Backyard

When we bought our home almost six years ago, one of the things that I loved was the yard with its cute little white picket fence and simple but pretty landscaping. During our first spring in the house, we were surprised almost daily by the...