Food & Drink

Compost a Summer Must?

I hate when I throw away food that we didn’t end up eating, but it happens. We live in an imperfect world and I’m an imperfect housewife/person. But we can always try again. The good news is that each morning gives us a second chance to do better than the day before, and you don’t want to waste that chance … ehem … by wasting more than we need to.

Inspiring Mom · Thoughts about Lydia · Time for Mommy

How Accountability Makes You Healthier

I have given Beachbody some serious thought ever since I saw several friends, including Sara, posting her progress on FB over a year ago. At the time, I wasn’t certain if I was ready to commit being healthy (and paying for it), however, there is one thing that I’ve discovered since beginning this blog, and it’s… Continue reading How Accountability Makes You Healthier

Time for Mommy

Feeling Bad? Feel Better!

  My recent trip as a chaperone on the school’s senior trip left me feeling a bit run-down. I’m not used to staying up late and then still playing all day, but it was fun while it lasted. Now I’m home, gratefully, I missed Lydia! ❤ Oh, and Justin … 😉 I missed them a… Continue reading Feeling Bad? Feel Better!


Pinterest Challenge: Don’t Forget the Dads!

I haven’t posted a Pinterest Challenge in a while, but I didn’t want to forget those men that are so important in our lives and the lives of our children. Dads provide their love, stability, sometimes cash, and always great ideas! Justin is going out today, on his day off, to get Lydia a Power… Continue reading Pinterest Challenge: Don’t Forget the Dads!