Less Technology, More Living

I was recently at a friends house when she told me that she was making her kids earn their technology time. This sounded interesting to me. I asked a lot of questions and brought the idea home and stewed on it for a few days. After talking it over with my hubby, we decided to […]

Tough Stuff Parenting Book Review

It’s no secret, I’m a mom to four kiddos. My oldest is 13, then next is my (soon to be) 12 yr old, then my 10 yr old and last my little guy who is 3. Thankfully, my oldest has been a pretty straight arrow and hasn’t thrown me too many curve balls (yet!) in […]

New Year, New YOU!

Happy 2019! With the new year often comes plans for a new you. Perhaps you want to be more organized this year (I know that I do!) or you want focus more on your health. Whatever your focus is, I hope you find a way to sustain and persevere to achieve your goals. It was […]

Pay it Forward with Enchanted Fairies and Kidd’s Kids

One of my most treasured photos in my home is of my girls from a few years back from Enchanted Fairies. They look absolutely breathtaking. I have loved the work of Enchanted Fairies for a long time and I am so excited to partner with them and Kidd’s Kids to tell you about how they […]

2018 A Few of our Favorite Things

This post contains Amazon affiliate links. If you chose to click on them and make a purchase, I can might make a small commission on your purchase. Thank you for supporting my family! As I was driving to an event today I was alone in the car…which never happens, and I started thinking about all […]

Holiday Fun and Fighting Messy Stains

We have now entered the Holiday hustle in our house! This year we are trying to slow it down a little and not feel so rushed and inclined to do everything or go to everything we are invited to. We want to enjoy the season. We love fun traditions and our Elf on the Shelf […]

Pay it Forward with Medieval Times Dallas

I love a good opportunity to pay it forward and this one is perfect! Medieval Times in Dallas is supporting St. Jude Children’s Research HospitalĀ® with an exclusive show on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm. For every ticket purchased Medieval Times will donate 100% of the purchase price directly to St. Jude to […]

5 Reasons to Continue Swimming during the Fall/Winter Months

Today is one of those days that I would like to curl up with a good book, cup of cocoa, warm pajamas and stay in bed! It’s COLD and rainy outside… and in the 40’s! Not much I want to do outside the walls of my house… but day after day like this, my kids […]

Biz: Working hard on Stains

I love softball… and I mean I LOVE softball! It’s my sport! I love watching it, coaching it…and even more when my kids are playing! This fall, my 10 yr old is playing and I have enjoyed watching her new team soar to new heights together! BUT… for some reason, her new white pants aren’t […]

Pay It Forward with Susan G. Komen

This post is sponsored by Valpak. Breast Cancer has affected my family. I have multiple family members who have fought and won their battle against breast cancer. This past year my grandma (pictured above) had a double mastectomy and beat breast cancer.Ā  I am very thankful to say that I also have a few friends […]