A Year of Dates.

I hate to even think about this but: Christmas is just around the corner. I know, that blows me away! We’re days away from October, which will fly by. Then we’ll be jumping into Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday. Before you know it, Christmas will come and go and we’ll have no clue how January 2019 snuck…

The End of an Era

We had a rough start. I thought nursing would be a breeze. I thought he’d come out, be placed on my chest, and just be ready to start nursing. And then he didn’t. The hours ticked by slowly and I began to worry that it wasn’t going to happen for us. Slowly, it did. The…

5 Tips for Party Planning on a Budget

I’m a frugal person. Cheap. I like to save all the money! When it comes to all things, I like to find a way to make it fabulous while also not spending my entire life savings. I’m sure many of you can relate to this. I’ve got a few good “party planning on the cheap”…

What did I do all day?

A little honest writing for you today… As a working mom, I don’t get much time with my son other than evenings and weekends. Those go by quickly and there doesn’t ever seem to be much “down time”. Because I am a teacher, I am now super blessed to be home with my son for…

How to Summer Like Super Mom!

Just as quick as Christmas shows up every year…here comes summer! All of a sudden you have kiddos home all day everyday and wonder what the heck you are going to do to fill your days. “What are we going to do today?” or “I’m bored, what can I do?” are all common questions that…

Pets & Babies.

Fur babies. That’s what we call our pets before we have little human babies of our own. As a pet owner, I would post pictures of my dogs like they were kids. There were trips to the park, special birthday cookies, birthday hats on occasion, couch cuddles, and so many more special bonding things. There…

A Mother’s Love.

When I’m in the car, I often listen to the radio. If I’m alone, I crank it up loud and sing along– I’m talking air drums, hand motions, the works. If I have my little one in the car, it’s a different story all together. With him in the car, I try to create a…

What Pregnancy Taught Me.

Pregnancy. It’s a beautiful thing. Women get to experience so many feelings throughout the nine months of growth. They love the feeling of growing another human life inside of their body. The changes they get to experience, private moments for just them and their growing bundle of joy.The excitement of sharing the news with family…

5 Tips for Easy Meal Planning.

Meal planning. It is a stressful event in itself, really. Thinking ahead to what you are doing in any given week and what you’ll have time to cook can sometimes be a daunting task. I’ve tried meal planning so many different ways. I have typed our meals on a printed calendar, written them in my…

5 Ways to Channel Your Inner Nap time Warrior

Nap time is valuable. It’s time to get everything done that can’t possibly be done with a little human demanding your attention. Here are five ways that I channel my inner nap time warrior and make the most of the time I have to care for myself and my home. Self. (Probably the most important…