It's crazy how quickly each year passes. It seems like each year goes by faster and faster as my kids get older and older. I've never been one to reflect back on a year, in either a positive or negative way, but this year I have been. A lot! This has been a special year… Continue reading Looking Back on 2018
I have always been, somewhat of, a crafty person. So naturally I am drawn to anything that expresses myself in an artistic way. One of my new found crafty loves is re-purposing wood pieces; whether that be painting a wood table, turning a tv stand into my daughter's dress up armoir or painting the vanities… Continue reading Transforming Furniture Around the House Part 1
This time of the year is always so painful for my wallet. I'm spending money left and right on gifts, Christmas cards, school party items and then all of the normal things I spend money on too. I love this time of year but man, oh man, it hurts so bad! When I get around… Continue reading Give or Keep: Great Last Minute Gift Idea for Yourself or Someone Else
I don't know if it's just the time of year, holidays and the stress of buying and being everywhere, or if it's just me but I've been feeling SO overwhelmed with chaos. Between finishing up my online classes, trying to get through ALL the holidays and not completely blow my budget and then keeping up… Continue reading Finding Peace in Chaos
You read that right. You are not going crazy, I did break up with Target. It wasn't an easy decision but it was one I needed to make in order to not go completely broke or have my husband leave me. 😬 Here's why I did it: If you're like me, you go into any… Continue reading I Broke Up with Target
So I have a very strong willed and stubborn middle child, who also happens to be my daughter. She is the one who can and will push all of my buttons and does so just at the "right time." In my case, the "right time" is actually the wrong time. She is my child that… Continue reading Mom vs Daughter
"Mommy you go to school?!" Why yes, yes I do. In fact, both my husband and I are currently going back to school online. We balance, or more like juggle, life all while trying to better ourselves so we can better our family. My husband works a full time job and a part time job… Continue reading Mommy’s Going to School, too!