Just Bee’s Best of 2017


I just love looking ahead to a new year!! January is such a fresh-feeling month, full of new thoughts, goals, and hope. However, 2017 was seriously our best year yet, and there is so much to reflect on and thank God for this past year!

I’ve been looking back at blog posts from 2017, and today I wanted to share some of my favorites with you!

Here are my favorites by category. These are posts that were either a lot of fun for me to put together, or were especially meaningful to me. Which ones were meaningful to you?

Just Bee’s Best of 2017:


Tips For Managing Your Blog When You Also Work a Full-Time Job

9 Ways to Take Your Blog More Seriously

What I’ve Learned From 3 Years of Blogging


How We Stay Connected in Our Marriage When Life is Busy

Prayer Cards For Your Marriage (A Free Printable)

How My Husband And I Stay Best Friends

How to Make Any Day Feel Like Valentine’s Day

Our Babymoon in the Wisconsin Dells


Announcing Our “Secret Project” 🙂 

Why I Read Parenting Books When We Don’t Have Kids Yet

12 Tips For Relieving Morning Sickness (What Worked For Me)

Baby Olson is a….

How to Plan a Gender Reveal Party (+ a free party invite download!)

Fighting Fear in Pregnancy After Miscarriage

Kidizen: My New Favorite App (+ $5 for you!)

The Story of Solveig’s Name

Our First Family Photos

Learning to Hit the Reset Button During the Day


How I Prepped Crockpot Freezer Meals Before Baby (+ Recipes)

How I Prep Freezer Bags For My Morning Smoothies


My Favorite Basic Maxi Dress


7 Ways To Slow Down + Savor Your Current Season

Bible Verses For The Work Week (Free Printables!)

4 Reasons to Savor Solitude

Trusting God When Plan A Doesn’t Happen

House + Home

Our Peaceful Midmorning Playlist

12 Things That Make Our House a Cozy Home

Kitchen Tidying Checklist (Free Printable)

How to Be a Lifelong Learner Without Spending a Lot of Money

What were your favorite posts on Just Bee this year? 

PS — Watch for a reader survey (with a gift card giveaway!) coming soon! I love connecting with you all, and I want to hear from you about the types of posts you have found to be the most useful or encouraging!