Weekly Menu Template

Sometimes I am super organized and at the beginning of the week, I plan out a dinner menu, go shopping for ingredients, and prepare nutritious meals for my darling family. Other times I pretend I have zero responsibilities as a mother and we totally wing it all week long. These weeks stress me out, to be honest, so I came…

I’m full-on​ Veruca Salt for this thing.

Have you guys seen this? (source) It’s the Bellabeat Leaf Urban fitness tracker and I want it. It tracks your sleep and fitness like most trackers but it also tracks your stress level, your monthly cycles, AND it has a meditation practice too. So cool!! But mostly I just want it because it’s pretty and I’m shallow. (source) Just looking at…

Whooshing and buzzing

Hey guys! I typically go through my day and several times I think “oh I need to remember to blog about that” and then I get busy and I forget and before I know it, two weeks have gone by and I haven’t posted anything at all. Then when I do finally remember to sit down and post something, everything…

Believe

  My niece Krysten (Hi Krysten!) keeps making me spend all my money when she adds me to her Facebook parties, but the thing is, Krysten has great taste so when she likes something, I pay attention. Recently she had an online KEEP Collective party and as soon as I figured out what the Keepers and Keys were, I knew…

Twenty Years

This guy. This guy has put up with a lot over the years. Of course, so have I, but this guy deserves some kind of medal for loving me through all of my insecurities and fears. I’m sure there are times when we’ve both thought of jumping ship but fortunately (or maybe stubbornly) we’ve stuck it out for twenty years.…

Fourth of July Was a Bust

See what I did there? Get it – a bust?! Because fireworks and 4th of July and…oh, never mind. I was grateful for the long weekend but we didn’t really do anything special. Saturday I got my hurr did, then went to a birthday party for my nephew and his wife (they both are turning 30 within just a few…