Johnna King

Johnna King moved to Waco in January of 2017. She met her husband in college and after 9 years in the Marine Corps, they prayed for place to settle down and raise their family. She is the Domestic Engineer of Team King which currently consists of eight littles. Her oldest is 11, then 9, 7, 6, 5, 4, 2 & 16 months . She is due with their 9th in the summer of 2022. Motherhood is one of Johnna's many passions. She equally enjoys growing in obedience to Jesus, homeschooling the kids, running/weight lifting, photography, interior design, holistic living and writing. There is usually a half-read book on her nightstand. She runs their family blog You can always find Johnna looking for new places to eat, planning a date night or taking another picture.

Last Minute Summer Fun Ideas in Waco

We can't always make it to the beach or lay poolside uninterrupted by our children. But I still want the ultimate summer vibe when it's blazing hot and we all need a break. I...
Swim Bag

Prepping Your Beach + Swim Bag

My kids have been counting down the days until the water park opens. That means Mom here is wrapping her head around all the things I need to set us up for success in...
kids organization bins

Spring Cleaning – Three Tips for a Tidy Home from a Large Family

I grew up with a Mama that saw the baseboards. They were an integral part of the family and everytime we cleaned the house, we cleaned the baseboards. My Mama was before her time...
Moms Night Out

Mom’s Night Out – Come Join Us!

Spring is arriving in full speed and with all of the buzz comes one of my favorite local events! Mom's Night Out hosted by Waco Moms is always a night to remember and we...

Why I Love Pregnancy Even When It’s Hard

After I miscarried in October, I wasn't sure what would lie ahead. Maybe we were done having children. I wrapped my head around that possibility, but also kept my heart and mind open to...

3 Things I Daily Do for Me

Most of us are so swamped with schedules, daily demands or massive to-do lists, it’s hard to prioritize taking care of ourselves. I’ve never been a huge fan of the phrase “Self Care” because I...

Summer at Magnolia

There are so many activities around Waco these days, but don't forget about spending a midsummer day at Magnolia. They love locals and continue to create a family friendly space. Here are a few things...

Marriage in the Midst of Stress

I wrote half of this blog before Waco felt a swift kick in the stomach from snow. It's the Monday after our week of wicked weather and I feel like I have been kicked...

How We Homeschool: Making the Best Decision for Our Family

How we Homeschool. I enjoy striking up a conversation with other Moms around the city. We share introductions and start the typical "first time Moms meet" convo. The same questions are usually exchanged. Ages of...

Ways to Serve as a Family

We don’t have to teach our kids how to be selfish. From the time they are barely a year old we can see their tendency to snatch something they have in hand or throw...