Ridicule Me

I have been thinking about doing a series of posts called: Ridicule Me This is me, breaking out of my shell, and voicing my opinion on social issues, political issues, etc. This series would feature articles about highly debated, hot topics, things we judge others on, have strong opinions about, and the like. For example: […]

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5 Ways to Make Chores Easier

With 4 kids our house gets MESSY. I mean, really messy. I used to be a total neat freak, now…I choose sanity. But, that does not mean I am going to let my kids get away with not helping out or have them thinking is okay to live in a pig sty.   I have […]

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5 Misuses of Car Seats

Hi Guys! I know lots of you have kids who are car-seat ages, so I asked a good friend that specializes in car seat safety to share some of her wisdom with us. She is amazing, and we are so grateful she took the time to share. Now over to Michelle… A little disclaimer: This […]

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Common Core- Part 2

Welcome back Keilani! We are so happy to have her as she shares the second part of the Common Core series. If you missed Part One, it discussed how Common Core got started. You can find it here. Common Core – Part 2 I have created a little outline for myself so that I can […]

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Very Delicious Berry Cheesy Danish

Ok, this is super easy and super delicious and not super great for you, BUT it’s worth the calories in every bite! Mmmmmmm…sorry, what was I saying? I was dreaming of cheesy berry goodness melting in my mouth. Ok, here’s how to make this beautiful food. Great for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or dessert, or […]

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Product Recalls: How to stay informed!

  I don’t know if you saw all the posts about the car seats that were being recalled recently, but it blew up my Facebook feed. The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issues over 400 product recalls a year, and many organization and manufacturers issue product warnings. It can be scary to think you might […]

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5 Ways to Have Fun at Home

Over the past year my husband and I have been trying to be more intentional (and frugal) with our spending. This has been quite the challenge for me as I have conditioned myself to believe that in order to “have fun” we have to “go out.” My children seem to think the same things. Perhaps […]

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Divorce Proof Marriage

Recently it seems like more and more of my friends are getting divorced. Growing up I think I knew one individual personally who was divorced. Now I have lost track. Scratch that, I don’t even try and keep track.   Marriages aren’t what they used to be. Or is it the people in them? Either […]

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What Women Really Want for Valentine’s Day

What women really want for Valentine’s Day!   Valentine’s Day is a polarizing holiday, most people love it or hate it. Most men associate it with over-priced flowers, heart shaped jewelry, long waits in packed restaurant lobby’s, and chocolate that the ladies will eat, then complain about how it made them fat. Am I right? […]

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5 Ways to Be More Generous

I always thought being generous meant giving your money, time, and self to others. But even if you are busy, broke, and a tired mom (like me!) you can be generous. It doesn’t have to be stressful, or take more than you have to give.   These are my five ideas for a more generous […]

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