I come from a small town, so we have a ton of little mom and pop shops. It was ingrained in me early to shop local and shop small. Yes, we have a Walmart and the next town over a Target, but for a good chunk of things, we try to shop our local small shops.
Being a mom is hard work. We’re warned before we have kids that it’s the hardest, but best, job we could ever have, and gosh is that so darn true!
The school year is fast approaching (and for many has already begun), and with that can come a lot of anxiety. Throw in a national pandemic, and you can assume that many moms, dads, and kiddos are really feeling the nerves.
With Cody and I just celebrating our fifth anniversary, I thought it would only be fitting to do a post about our favorite dates. We love date night, but with crazy schedules, two young kids, and trying to “Dave Ramsey” ourselves out of student loan and car debt, both our time and funds are limited. … Continue reading The Best Cheap or Free Date Nights!
** I received products to test for this blog post at no charge. All opinions and recommendations are my own** When my oldest was a baby, she had terrible cradle cap (or cradle crap, as we affectionately call it in our home). I felt like I tried everything, but was at my wits end. I … Continue reading Finally, A Cradle Cap Solution!
I never in a million years thought I would be a “baby wearer.” Structured carriers seemed uncomfortable, ring slings were confusing, and wraps looked like a LOT of fabric.
I have days I feel like a rockstar mom, a great wife, and a good friend. Today wasn’t one of those days. And that’s ok.
Knowing what to get a kid for their birthday is tough. Knowing what to get a ONE year old, who can’t really talk or express what they want, is even harder! My daughter is juuuuust about to turn one, so I knew people would be asking what they could get her. I looked up list after list, toy after toy, trying to figure out what in the heck you give a one year old.
Today, Cambri wanted to go to the store in her princess dress. Any other time I would’ve probably said no.
How on earth can you play with a baby? I have 15 tried and true activities to engage your baby in fun and easy play!
I have two daughters and loooove to shop, which means I’ve searched high and low for my most favorite girl products. From shoes and bows, to dresses and graphic tees, I’ve gathered all my faves in one spot just for you.
Below is an actual picture of what my family room looks like right now. Toys scattered everywhere, clothes that need put away, floor that needs swept, all in its glory on display just for you! Embarrassing, right?
There are those of us who have spouses still on the front lines of this pandemic that bring along an entirely different set of challenges. For me, my husband is a firefighter.
I have seriously tried SO many cleaning products and finally have narrowed down a tried and true lineup of my favorites.
I’ve put together a list of things you can do with your child during the “social distancing” to keep them entertained, engaged, excited, and keep their mind off of COVID-19.
Our marriage is not 50/50. Let me say it again. Our marriage is not 50/50.
After an insane amount of trial and error, we finally found a system that works for us. Having two kids and limited time, we needed something that was quick and easy, yet got the job done. Alas, our Cleaning Calendar was born! Here’s how it works.
Growing up I always had an idea of what my family would look like. I knew that I wanted to start my family out with two adorable, strong little boys and finish out my clan of kiddos with the sweetest little girl. Three kids, in exactly that order. Oh man did God laugh at my plan when he blessed me with not one, but two perfect little girls.
After hours upon hours of research, as well as my personal experiences with every one of these products, I can honestly tell you these are my top 10 must haves.
I’m so glad you’re here and I’m even more excited to share with you why I decided to start this blog.
Thanks for dropping in. Before we get into the nitty-gritty content I’ve promised, I wanted to take a moment and tell you a little about myself.
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