I have six kids who I love more than anything else on this planet. I don’t always like them, but I love them so much it hurts. The problem is they drive me crazy! There have been days where ripping out huge chunks of my hair sounded like way more fun than spending another minute… Read More 5 Things Moms Can Do to Keep Their Sanity a Little Bit Longer
Hi, everyone! I haven’t posted anything in a really long time, but I wanted to pop in here to say that’s going to change. I will be posting here regularly again, and I do hope to make this blog/website the success I hoped it would turn out to be when I first started it. After… Read More A New Beginning for 2018
Everyone has goals that they want to achieve, but sadly, a lot of those goals never become anything more than ideas. I’ve found through my own experience that the reason so many goals aren’t achieved is simply due to lack of action. You can talk about how much you want something to happen, whether it’s… Read More 5 Tips to Help You Crush Your Goals
Summer is over, school is back in session, and fall is upon us, which means cooler weather, less time for family getaways, and the words “I’m bored” coming out of our kids’ mouths. Well, that’s how it is if your kids are anything like mine anyway. Summer ends and my kids think that means life… Read More 10 Fun Family Activities For Fall
I realized this morning as I was sitting on my front porch with my son, who is four, waiting for his preschool bus to show up how quickly the weather is changing. It was downright COLD this morning! My son was wearing sweatpants, a long-sleeved t-shirt, and a heavy lined jacket with a hood, which… Read More What I Love – And Hate – About Fall
This quote speaks so many truths! This is something I, and I think most moms, have been guilty of. We moms put our kids and even our husbands before ourselves, and eventually it takes its toll. We have to learn that it’s OK and NECESSARY to put our needs first! What good are… Read More Moms! Why Taking Care of Yourself FIRST Is Important!
Life has been crazy, and I mean CRAZY, these last few weeks and I have struggled quite a bit with trying to balance everything that’s going on in my life right now. Between cosmetology school, the kids, the household stuff, running kids here and there in the evenings, I have gotten extremely overwhelmed more… Read More When You Feel Like Giving Up . . . . But You Don’t
For many years I’ve been a stay-at-home mom. I’ve worked a few jobs over the last 18 years, but for the most part, I stayed at home with my kids while my husband worked. I had all the time in the world to get everything done that needed doing. I have six kids, so there’s… Read More Calming the Chaos