Made in the PNW Holiday Pop Up Shop

Made in the PNW Holiday Pop Up Shop

Tomorrow we host our very first pop up: The Made in the PNW Holiday Pop Up Shop. As we’ve been prepping every last detail, I’ve been thinking about why we would choose to use our limited emotion and energy resources to put on a holiday shopping event.

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Easter Part 1

Hey internet friends! Can you believe Easter is just over a week away?

For as much dreaming and planning and manual labor and emotional energy it takes to put easter in Promiseland together, I have been working hardest at trying to stay present. I don't want to miss Easter. I don't want to wish it would get here and get gone already.

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Celebration of Hope: One Church Many Hands

It's here! Celebration of Hope 2014. A time when all of Willow join together to learn about and serve our global church. This year's theme is One Church. Many Hands. I can't begin to tell you what it does in my heart to teach kids that they are part of a huge community of believers and we can do a lot of good with our many hands.

Here in Promiseland, we're learning about our church partner in El Salvador. And what better way to learn about El Salvador than to turn the Promiseland room into El Salvador?!

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Pallets!

We've seen them all over Pinterest. Nothing could be "cooler" than repurposing a pallet to make a coffee table or headboard.

Well this week, I decided to put pallets to kidmin purpose. You would think it would be simple: find a pallet, tear it apart, use the wood to make something new. Not. In. The. City.

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