So I was stalking a friend's, Jill Buckley's, IG account the other day. She always has super yummy and easy recipes for her little girls so I figured I'd give some of them a try. I am, after all, trying to get my kids to eat a little better this school year, so what could… Continue reading Amazing Protein Packed Snack!
We are back at it again. School has officially begun! It always brings a sense of relief. Relief of getting back into a routine, relief that my kids will get to see their friends everyday and relief that they are in a nurturing, educational environment. Since our move I haven't felt that sense of relief… Continue reading New School Means New Everything
Is it just me or is anyone else feeling a bit of a slump now that summer is halfway over? Maybe it's because I have yet to take a vacation, since we have been working hard on our fixer upper, or maybe it's just because it hasn't felt like summer to me yet. 😦 I… Continue reading Summertime Slump
I recently turned 34, at the end of June. Not that I had grand plans or anything but I definitely had some ideas of what I wanted to do with the kids that day. I had work in the morning, like 4:30am-10am morning. Better to get it over and done with so I have the… Continue reading My Birthday and How It Didn’t Go as I Had Planned
For as long as I could remember, I have always wanted to be a mom. I have always loved babies and I wanted a lot of my own. I remember distinctly telling my mom that I wanted 6 kids when I was older because I wanted a big, close knit family. No one ever mentioned… Continue reading Momming Ain’t Easy
Rory recently started taking ballet classes at the Loudoun School of Ballet. A friend of ours teaches there and so we decided to give it a try and see how Rory likes it. Well, it turns out that she LOVES ballet and dance in general. The school is also part of a company that puts… Continue reading Mad Hatter Tea Party
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton This quote could not be any more true. Luckily I have some of the best company, although they can be crazy and a bit dramatic at times, to share my journey with. The better the company the shorter… Continue reading The Journey Begins