Month: March 2019

30 Activities for Spring Family Fun

30 Activities for Spring Family Fun

30 springtime family fun ideas for making memories together Now that spring is almost here, and the 579 day winter is finally over, it’s time to start thinking about getting out and having some fun as a family this spring! I don’t know about your…

Dear Husband, Lets Not Forget About Us

Dear Husband, Lets Not Forget About Us

Dear husband, we were happy once, weren’t we? We were content at least, if not even in love… we didn’t know any different back then. We didn’t know then, that it would be so easy to forget about us. We didn’t know that we should…

12 Things Every Kid Needs to Hear From Their Mom

12 Things Every Kid Needs to Hear From Their Mom

Right now I am in the crazy season of life. You know the season well, I bet. The one where you fall asleep long before you planned to because you just don’t have anything left in you at the end of the day, and you…

6 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong For Life

6 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong For Life

Marriage is hard. Marriage is hard. Marriage is hard! Should I say it again? I think you get the point.  Marriage is not for the faint of heart, and when your marriage feels more like a chore than a joy, it can be really difficult…

20 Times Kids Nailed with Their Wisdom

20 Times Kids Nailed with Their Wisdom

There are times when it’s an adult’s world, and kids are really just dragged along for the ride. Then there are times when kids are totally and completely in charge and leave us adults behind, scratching our heads in confusion! As a mom, it’s easy…

5 Reasons Why We Spend Money on Experiences Instead of Stuff

5 Reasons Why We Spend Money on Experiences Instead of Stuff

Want a more grateful, less cluttered, and closer family? Check out why we chose to start spending our money on experiences rather than stuff!

Wanted: Second Mom for My Kids, for When They Just Need Someone Else

Wanted: Second Mom for My Kids, for When They Just Need Someone Else

Dear Potential Second Mom, Let me tell you a little about my background. When I was a growing and hateful teenager, my life was probably saved at least a few times by two angel women. I don’t mean that these women literally saved my life;…

11 Ways our Bonus Baby Changed our Family

11 Ways our Bonus Baby Changed our Family

Thinking about having another baby? Read our family story and get inspired on 11 benefits that we found after having our bonus baby!

How Not to Fail at Being a Decent Human

How Not to Fail at Being a Decent Human

This story begins with a very frantic day, and a bad mood had by all. I didn’t want to be eating at McDonald’s, but I was once again rushed for time and I found that it was literally the last option for sustenance before I…