Hey moms! Want to know a fun trick about staying on top of laundry (assuming you're in charge of the majority of it...)? Do one person's stuff each day! Yep, mind blowing, right? My friend Kam spoke these words of wisdom into my life a month or so ago. I laughed maniacally. "But Kam, how am … Continue reading Clickbait: Mama’s new laundry hack!
A couple of weeks ago, my husband and I celebrated five years of marriage. We had an awesome night! It included some live music, some drinks, awesome food, and a couple of fun gifts. But the most exciting thing that we did that night was share some pretty open and deep conversations. Now don't get … Continue reading five
My husband and I don't celebrate Valentine's Day. Perhaps it's because we never really have. Perhaps it's because it almost feels "forced" to do something on a certain day (I'm a rebel, what can I say?). Perhaps it's because, like many American holidays, the day has become known more as a "Hallmark" holiday instead of … Continue reading V Day
I posted this a week ago, and I have to admit... it isn't all true. We did survive. It will be a cake walk 😉 And yes! Thank you Lord - it was one of the best months of my life. But... It was not the hardest. Not at all. Actually, not even close. It's been … Continue reading Truth Time
It's been almost one month since Saida Grace has become our numero cinco family member, and it's been a whirlwind. It has been the longest month I can remember. It has also been the shortest month ever, and time has FLOWN by... Such a weird and normal dichotomy. Double dichotomy I guess! Thus, I decided, … Continue reading almost one month/blog change
I've seen other bloggers do 5 things on Friday or some other variation of this "update" bulletin, but 7 is a holy/Biblical number, and I have a lot on my mind... so let's see what happens in the next 10 minutes or so. 1// I'm due in one week (and being induced sooner than that). … Continue reading 7 Things Saturday – 12/3
I suppose it's ironic that after I post about being content and grateful I get tried. Tested. This morning I noticed that someone (a neighbor) has presumably cashed a check of ours twice. We hired him to do some power washing after he told us about his ill mother and his lack of job. It's … Continue reading love thy neighbor?