Activities · Family · Life

Summertime Fun Series-cheap and easy outdoor play

Hello again! Thanks for coming back for the 2nd post of my Summertime Fun Series.  If you haven't read the first post yet you can find it here.  It's a pretty good one if you need some ideas of how to keep your kids accountable and keep your house tidy too (without doing all the… Continue reading Summertime Fun Series-cheap and easy outdoor play

Family · Life · Organization

Summertime Fun Series- Summer Chore Charts

Summer is well underway around here. I'm trying something new, a series of blog posts!!! Summer is my favorite season so I thought this would be the best time to start. Follow along on my Summertime Fun Series to get ideas on how to keep your kids active, entertained and keeping your mama brain (and… Continue reading Summertime Fun Series- Summer Chore Charts

Family · Life

Detour at 14-My Brain Surgery Story Part 2

Hi friends, I last left you right before my surgery and that is where I'm going to pick up at.  If you missed my first post you can read it here, to catch up. 🙂 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Since I was still in school, and my surgery would put me out for quite a while, my parents… Continue reading Detour at 14-My Brain Surgery Story Part 2

Family · Life

Detour at 14: My Brain Surgery Story Part 1

So this post, it's a doozey!  It is very real and raw and personal.  The reason I decided to write this post is to not only bring awareness of this condition but to also bring awareness to the long term side effects one might experience.  This is just the beginning of my story and I… Continue reading Detour at 14: My Brain Surgery Story Part 1

Crafts · Renovations

Transforming Furniture Around the House Part 1

I have always been, somewhat of, a crafty person.  So naturally I am drawn to anything that expresses myself in an artistic way.  One of my new found crafty loves is re-purposing wood pieces; whether that be painting a wood table, turning a tv stand into my daughter's dress up armoir or painting the vanities… Continue reading Transforming Furniture Around the House Part 1

Crafts · Make It Yourself

Give or Keep: Great Last Minute Gift Idea for Yourself or Someone Else

This time of the year is always so painful for my wallet.  I'm spending money left and right on gifts, Christmas cards, school party items and then all of the normal things I spend money on too.  I love this time of year but man, oh man, it hurts so bad!  When I get around… Continue reading Give or Keep: Great Last Minute Gift Idea for Yourself or Someone Else