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…

BOOK REVIEW – “BRANDON MAKES JIAO ZI” BY EUGENIA CHU

This post may contain referral/affiliate links. Read the full disclosure. When a friend messaged me about reviewing multicultural books for a great diversity program, I didn’t hesitate to say yes. When it comes to adding books to our library, I’ve become selective over the past few years because 1. I have no room for a…

2019 ONE-WORD GOAL AND RESOLUTIONS

It’s already the second week into the new year and I have not written anything yet about my goals for 2019, but I have good reason to! I have a ton I want to accomplish this year since my goal last year was just to take it easy (pregnant with my 4th). We had our…

THIS SEASON OF MY MOTHERHOOD JOURNEY

Last night while I was out running errands, I bumped into a lady I used to work with for what seemed like so many years ago. She walked into Gap while I was walking out with my daughter, Ruby, and she was so perfect! She was this fit woman, with perfect makeup on, and perfectly…