“It’s not what’s under the Christmas tree that matters. It’s who is around it”-Charlie Brown Christmas Hey, mama. I know we have never met and you don’t really know me but I have been thinking about you nonstop since all those Christmas commercials started playing. It seems to start earlier and earlier each year. The… Read More To The Mom Who Struggles To Afford Christmas
“Super Mom, super wife, super woman, super tired.”-Unknown Motherhood is hard. It is loving another human being more than you ever knew possible yet simultaneously wanting to run away. It is acknowledging your faults and dedicating your life to this little person that you call yours. It is getting up each morning, no matter what… Read More To The Mom Who Feels Like She Has Nothing Left To Give
“And the sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and Autumn was awakened.” – Raquel Franco Oh, Autumn. The time of year when I feel the most alive and the happiest. When the leaves begin to change color and the evenings have a cool breeze that makes me want to cuddle… Read More 10 Simple Ways To Slow Down And Enjoy The Fall With Kids
“Your birthday is the happiest day of my life!” – picturequotes.com To my beautiful girl, Each year, on your birthday, we celebrate the greatest gift that we could have ever been given. The day you came into this world will always be my favorite day of the year. (Even more than Christmas, which is saying… Read More A Letter To My Daughter On Her Birthday
“Don’t blink, Just like that you’re six years old and you take a nap and you, Wake up and you’re twenty-five and your high school sweetheart becomes your wife. Don’t blink, You just might miss your babies growing like mine did.” – Kenny Chesney “Don’t Blink” As I sit here, thinking about what I want… Read More Slow Down Mama – Time Is Flying!
“One kind word can warm three winter months..” – Japanese Proverb I may not love the dreary winter months but there is just something I adore about winter fashion! The cozy sweaters, tall boots and knit scarves make the long winter months bearable! Now, if you have read any of my previous posts, you know… Read More 5 Winter Coats To Buy From T.J. Maxx…Each Under $100!
Grab a blanket and get comfy! When the temperatures plummet and the skies grow dark earlier, one of my favorite things to do is stay inside under my leopard blanket (quite possibly my favorite thing in the whole world, next to my family of course!) and read. The winter is the perfect time of year… Read More 25 Must-Have Reads For This Winter
“Home is where memories are made and traditions are created” For me, the holidays are all about taking the time out of your busy life to spend time with family and loved ones. We try to do as much together as possible, from decorating to baking and enjoying hot chocolate at the end of the… Read More Our Favorite Holiday Traditions
I may get a few eye rolls when I say this, which I usually do, but there is honestly nothing I would rather do in this life than spend time with my husband and daughter! Joey and I have been married for eight years and since day one, he has been my best friend.… Read More Date Night Ideas That Won’t Ruin Your Budget
Yes, you read that right! We really do save about $350 in groceries every month. When we first started on our long road to alleviate our debt, we sat down and decided things we could cut and one of the things we found was the amount of money we were spending on groceries each month.… Read More How We Save Around $350 a Month in Groceries