THE PRACTICAL GIFT GUIDE

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. My Love Language is Gift Giving and this language goes deeper than the actual gift itself, but for shits and giggles- here are the most wanted items on my list this year that I think is great for the practical people in your life. Luxury…

MASTERING YOUR MINDSET

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. A little while ago, I found out through a group of women I chat with that I was not a part of a discussion group that this other mom had started to get feedback on her new venture as a mommy blogger. I felt bitter…

4 SUSTAINABLE GIFT-GIVING AND GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. In an effort to live a more sustainable life, I decided this holiday season that I didn’t need any new wrapping paper. I still have about 5 rolls of wrapping paper downstairs that I have yet to use up. I am a graphic design junkie…

WE OWN DIRT!!!

Y’all… I know this has been a long time coming, but I just want to say (more like shout) that we officially own dirt!!! We closed yesterday afternoon and we’re official landowners. Wow! We own land- 11 acres of it and we are beyond excited and feeling oh-so-blessed. The kids finally got to walk the…

15 MOM STYLE ESSENTIALS

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. I considered being a fashion designer when I was younger. I loved fashion! Everything about it was so glam and exciting. I liked new things and I liked changing- evolving. It wasn’t until I had became a mom that I started taking a backseat and…

GUIDE TO GLACIER NATIONAL PARK FOR FAMILIES

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. Since 2011, we have been traveling by car to some national parks such as Yellowstone and Rocky Mountain National Park. I made it a goal of mine to visit Glacier National Park before 2020 and since we plan on building a house next year, now…

FRIDAY FAVORITES

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. It’s been a hot minute, guys. Life was a bit hectic since putting our house up on the market. And now that we are under contract and just waiting till closing date, I have a bit of time to sit and relax (HA!) and share…

OUR NEW JOURNEY

When we purchased our first home together 10 years ago, we were just a young couple starting out. Without the Obama First Time Homeowner’s bill, I don’t think we could have done it. We never imagined that we could have any children of our own to fill this tiny home up. But just in the…

3 PROJECTS TO JUMPSTART YOUR SUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. I’m not really sure how it all began… I think one day I started to notice how much garbage we accumulated. Every day we had to take out the large black garbage bag to the green garbage bin. I wondered how we filled it up…

EMILY IS 6 MONTHS

I can’t recall how my other kiddos took teething, but I know that Emily’s phase to push out that single bottom tooth was hell. She cried and screamed for a day and I felt so helpless and just wanted to cry with her. She is better now that that tooth is out so we started…