My Best Yes

If you have been following my blog for awhile, you’ve probably read my philosophy on being protective of family time, scheduling, committing to too much, prioritizing the right things and my overwhelming displeasure with the concept of “busy”. We are all over scheduled, overwhelmed, and in need of more hours in our days. With all […]

Spring Cleaning Printables

    I don’t know about you, but I am OVER winter. I’m tired of tracking in dirt and grime from the cold, tired of the sneezing, the germs and I am READY for some warmer weathers and to open the windows and let some spring air in. The thought of spring makes me so […]

Top iPhone Apps to Simplify Your Life

I don’t know about you, but the one thing that goes with me everywhere (besides a little one or two) is my iPhone. I use it for practically everything and I have a handful of apps that help keep me organized and simplify my life. And it’s your lucky day because I’m going to share […]

How to Stop Trying to Please Everyone

  If you have read my previous posts on How to Stop Surviving & Start Enjoying Your Days or Why I Blog, you know that our life has not always been sunshine and roses. Sometimes life is overwhelming. To the point of breaking. And that’s normal. No one tells you, especially as a new parent, […]

How to Stop Surviving & Start Enjoying Your Days

  As I shared a last week in Why I Blog, there was a significant turning point in my life when I realized what we were doing to make it through life {yes, that’s exactly what we were doing…just making it} wasn’t working. I wasn’t happy. I was overwhelmed. **If you haven’t read that post, […]

Why I Blog

In 2011, the biggest blessing of my life occurred. I became a mama. To say it changed my life would the biggest of understatements. Becoming a mama changed everything. It changed my heart, my soul, everything about me… I will never be the same again…in the most amazing way.  Just looking into little baby Olivia’s eyes […]