We just got back from an amazing family vacay to sunny Orlando! Our first visit was last year and we had such a great time we made it our family vacay again this year. This being our 2nd trip we learned a few things on how to save some $$$. Let’s be real, we’ve got… Read More Disney Family Vacay and Tips to Do It on a Budget
When people find out we homeschool there’s always a variety of responses most often, “I could never do that!” “How do you do it?” “You must be superwoman!” (which are very sweet) and one of the worst “I wish I could do that with my schedule, it would be so nice to just stay home… Read More What’s It Like to Homeschool?
We are always evolving. Boy we’ve all heard that about a billion times amiright?! While it may be true, how seriously do we really take this phrase? I know I never really did. It was always more like yeah right, evolving and changing yadda yadda. But the thing I’ve learned is that it’s SO true… Read More It’s OK To Be Different…Own It…Embrace It
I am so incredibly excited and proud to share with you that Apartment Therapy has decided to share our house on their site! This is an incredible honor for me in more ways than I can possibly explain, but I’mma try! This entire thing…..from all my decor, to Instagram, to the blog has been… Read More So This Happened……..And I’m DYYIIIINNNNGGGGG!!!!
Happy New Year!! And a Big Hellloooooo 2018! I took a much needed break in December leaving you all with a nice lil holiday home tour to tide you over through the holiday season. While I have come back refreshed and ready to kick some serious arse, I missed sharing with you all! This is… Read More 2018 — New Adventures in a New Year
I’ve spent the last couple of weekend days cleaning out and organizing closets. I know what you’re thinking….EWWWWWWW! And you would be oh so right. Ugh! BUT it was a few years overdue and 2 of them had gotten so bad you couldn’t open the door without an avalanche falling on you. And the… Read More It’s Not Fun Or Pretty…….It’s Closet Organizing!
I’m super focused on finishing up the ORC space, (which is really coming together!!) so I’m stopping in to give ya a quick update to my Mom’s Taking a Time Out post. How did it go? Weeeeellllllll, I am going to be brutally honest here. It was bloody fabulous! I even took more than one… Read More How Was Mom’s Time Out??
I’ve been pushing myself really hard the last couple of months, since school started in August. We homeschool and have for several years now so it wasn’t just the school but the football and the hockey practices which equaled activities every night of the week except Sunday. Then there’s keeping up with blog posts (cause… Read More Mom’s Taking a Time Out
I’ve been thinking a lot about goals lately. As a mom/teacher/blogger/wife we are told to have goals (well anyone really man, woman, working or SAHM doesn’t matter) and for good reason. Goals help us to focus our energy in a direction towards achieving what we hope to see in our lives. A bigger house,… Read More Goals….The Bad and The Fab
You know them, those moments that come up in your life and scare the be-jeepers out of you. It could be anything from a possible move to a job change/opportunity to a new babe and so many thing in between. Handling and getting through those moments can be equal parts terrifying and exhilarating. (It… Read More Embracing the Unexpected