"Mommy you go to school?!" Why yes, yes I do. In fact, both my husband and I are currently going back to school online. We balance, or more like juggle, life all while trying to better ourselves so we can better our family. My husband works a full time job and a part time job… Continue reading Mommy’s Going to School, too!
Have you ever watched a child go to a playground or park and just randomly start talking to another kid and instantly they're best friends within 5 minutes? I have witnessed my kids do this over and over and over again and I sit there in awe of them. How is it that a 5… Continue reading Making Mommy Friends
We are back at it again. School has officially begun! It always brings a sense of relief. Relief of getting back into a routine, relief that my kids will get to see their friends everyday and relief that they are in a nurturing, educational environment. Since our move I haven't felt that sense of relief… Continue reading New School Means New Everything
I am just days away from my two oldest kids going back to school. I have mixed emotions about it. I know, I know. Most parents are jumping up and down and having parties to celebrate school starting back up again. I, on the other hand, want to hang on to the last bits of… Continue reading Back to School Brings the Struggle of School Lunches
Is it just me or is anyone else feeling a bit of a slump now that summer is halfway over? Maybe it's because I have yet to take a vacation, since we have been working hard on our fixer upper, or maybe it's just because it hasn't felt like summer to me yet. 😦 I… Continue reading Summertime Slump
I recently turned 34, at the end of June. Not that I had grand plans or anything but I definitely had some ideas of what I wanted to do with the kids that day. I had work in the morning, like 4:30am-10am morning. Better to get it over and done with so I have the… Continue reading My Birthday and How It Didn’t Go as I Had Planned
It feels like an eternity that we've been on this house hunting journey. In reality it had only been a little over a year; which to me was an eternity. The first house (The Philomont House) we put an offer on, in the spring of 2017, we had been eyeing since the fall of 2016.… Continue reading Our “New” House
For as long as I could remember, I have always wanted to be a mom. I have always loved babies and I wanted a lot of my own. I remember distinctly telling my mom that I wanted 6 kids when I was older because I wanted a big, close knit family. No one ever mentioned… Continue reading Momming Ain’t Easy