I started working full time when our first born was 4 months old. I loved my job and saw no intentions of ever staying at home. The idea of staying at home all day and JUST BEING A MOTHER/WIFE sounded boring and unaccomplished. Most would think working at a correctional facility would be enough to … More I’m a stay-at-home mom with a Master degree…and I am okay with it.
be “a pencil in God’s hands.” … More Mother Teresa as my compass through Motherhood
If you never let your kid fall down…how do they learn to pick themselves back up? It occurred to me a few weeks ago that I have been a roadblock for my children. My fears and my insecurities are holding them back from being the best-versions-of-themselves. The other day my almost 3 year old … More I’m a helicopter mom…Maybe?
Every week when Sunday morning rolls around, I have this mental battle of whether I should take the plunge and haul the kids to church or if we should play it safe and just stay home. … More My Sunday Battle
What is your purpose in 2017? I feel like 2016 flew by, honestly, I can’t even remember half of it… I’ll blame the pregnancy brain. I decided in 2017 I’m going to have a better grip on the reigns and try not to let it get away from me. I’m an Usborne consultant and to start … More What is your purpose in 2017?
I made this delightful drink the other night for an Usborne party. It was a huge hit and I am planning on using it all Christmas long. The taste is perfect and the colors make me want it even more. I made this one without alcohol but you can also make it with alcohol. Ingredients: Cranberries- … More Christmas Punch
Organizing 3 storage areas into 1. … More Coat Closet Organizing
I am raising a strong-willed little girl. Her spirit and energy is captivating to most but her determination was slowly killing me. She gets many of her qualities from me but, although my own mother may disagree, my daughter is stronger and more persistent than I ever was. She’s only two years old but except … More The Power of Choice
giving thanks-kid friendly … More Thankful Tree
How our family of 5 saves money each month. … More Family of 5 saves 2k a year in bills