19 Ideas for Enjoying Me Time

Disclosure: I’m a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam which means that they pay for the streaming service in exchange for me posting once a month about the service. All opinions are my own.  Let me let you in on a little secret. Once you become a stay-at-home parent, you lose something precious you probably didn’t […]

10 Tips to Survive a Long Road Trip with Kids

Disclaimer: There are some Amazon Affiliate links throughout this post. If you click the link and make a purchase, I would get a small commission. Just enough for me to indulge in my favorite guilty pleasure, Taco Bell. This post was not influenced by my craving for Taco Bell at all. All opinions are my […]

Summer Bucket List 2016

School has come to an end (at least where I live). The temperatures have risen. It’s clear that summer is coming. And, just like last year, I have a lot I want to do. While I didn’t do everything I wanted to last summer, I think I can get it all done this year. Most […]

Don't Ever Tell Me How to Feel

“Why do you let them upset you in that way? You can’t change them; you can only change how you respond.” Livid, I clicked “reply” to answer the person, then sat back to see if I could articulate what made me angry about those words. Unable to put it into words, I instead asked the […]

15 Fantastically Funny Facebook Posts

It has been a crazy week in the interwebz, what with gorillas (and then public “lynchings”), politics that never seem to end, another school shooting, and the end of the school year, to name a few. I don’t know about you, but I’m tired and need a good laugh, or two or three. So, in […]

Throwback Thursday Link Party 10, June Edition

Hey all! It’s the first Thursday of the month so that must mean it is Throwback Thursday again. And, I’m running late. Oh boy! I have a baby play date at my home this morning. Instead of getting this party started, I was busy cleaning my house. I swept, dusted, and vacuumed. I even cleaned […]

Pushing Myself

Here it is. Another year, another resolution to get in shape. It seems I do this every year. I promise myself that this will be the year I get in amazing shape, and, hopefully, by the grace of God and hard work, lose weight. Every. Single. Year. Unlike others, I don’t make this sort of […]

Foto Friday

Have you every had one of those weeks where you completely lose track of time? Before you know what hit you, it’s already Friday and you still didn’t accomplish what you wanted on Wednesday? That is my life this week. It’s sped by too fast; unusual for a week when my husband is on overnight shifts. In fact, […]