Welcome to The Daydreamers Journal!

We hope you find inspiration and encouragement here as we blog about life, crazy adventures, and our fun projects!

DIY Decorative Birch Trees

January can be a difficult month. The hubbub of Christmas is over and things start to return to our normal routines. But at some point I usually get a little restless. What better way to dispel the restlessness than with a craft! I made a clay cabin a little while ago and I wanted to …

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Peaches n’ Cream Ginger Float

Ah, September. Does anyone else have a hard time letting go of summer? I know I sure do! My friends and family start talking about fall and I’m like “Shhhh! No no no I want to keep wearing shorts and running around with bare feet!” I’m not ready for pumpkin spice everything until the I …

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The Journey to Worlds End

Catching your breath at a pristine vista. Sitting on a picnic table near a clear, bubbling stream. Your face dripping with perspiration as you push on up a steep rocky slope. The feeling of the cool damp air on your skin as you wander through a labyrinth of boulders covered in lichen and ferns. These …

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What Is Rest?

Life is crazy. What else is there to say? Life can be absolutely overwhelming at times, and sometimes it feels like it will never slow down. In fact, somehow life seems to keep going faster! January hits, you have all of these plans and dreams and aspirations and goals (some you hit, some you don’t), …

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Adventure Games: The Mountain Treasure

Every year, Danielle and I have the awesome job of creating custom team-building games for the camp we volunteer at, Hope’s Haven. If you’re not familiar with Hope’s Haven, it’s a camp designed specifically for kids who are or have been in the foster care system with the goal of bringing fun and healing through …

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