My thoughts on WIC…

My family of 5 receives WIC benefits.  We love the WIC program, and we depend on our WIC benefits.  However, did you know pulling out my WIC card makes people treat me completely differently ALL THE TIME?  […]

My word for 2018 and a few goals

The messy, chaotic picture above represents my brain 2017.  I was constantly splitting my time between so many things, that I started to lose focus on WHY I was doing the things mentioned in the picture.  […]

True love is when your husband gives you a toilet seat…

My husband and I just celebrated our 9th wedding anniversary on December 27th, and our 10th Christmas as a couple.  So what did my husband buy me this year for a Christmas/Anniversary present?? A new […]

Our new (somewhat) free dishwasher

  I really feel like my household appliances have access to our bank account.  It never fails, whenever we save up our money one of them dies.  In the past 2 years, we’ve had to […]

Amazon deals and my promise to you!

Lately, you have probably noticed several more Amazon deals being posted by me.  There’s two reasons for this: 1) Shopping on Amazon is one of the big ways we save money on everyday purchases and […]

Our morning routine- The plan vs. reality

Do you ever read articles about how to make your morning routine go smoother??  I do, and usually, end up wanting to laugh at how easy they make it seem!  I have a morning routine, […]

I can’t afford to be a full-time teacher…

I can’t afford to be a full-time teacher.  That sounds crazy, I know.  Especially since so many mom’s feel like they can’t afford to be a stay-at-home mom.  I felt that way too for years.  […]

Too busy to pray??

Life has been crazy the past few weeks.  I feel like I am constantly rushing around trying to get everything that is expected of me done.  Last night I was up until 10 pm popping popcorn for […]

Why I’m putting my son in daycare…

I love being a stay-at-home mom.  Quitting my full-time teaching job a little over 2 years ago has been the best decision for my family.  My 2 older kids will both be in school this […]

A post from 2 years ago about trusting God…

Today is my son Isaac’s 2nd birthday.  I am so thankful for this little guy because he has taught me so much about being a mom even though he is child #3. When we first […]