Clear the Clutter

Clutter. I absolutely H A T E clutter. Yet, as I type, my coffee table is cluttered with folded laundry. The chair next to it is cluttered with more clean, not yet folded laundry.  This type of clutter is ok, since it’ll soon be folded and put away neatly, Konmari style. If you haven’t seen …

Planning for 2019

My mind is blown!  How is 2019 just a couple of weeks away?!  Where did 2018 go?! I mean, are we really sure we’re going into TWENTY-NINETEEN!!! We were JUST entering 2009 like yesterday 😭 Anyway, since getting married, my husband and I begin planning out our goals, vacations and events for the following year, …

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

This morning as I was reading a devotional, I came across this quote I hadn't heard before. Maybe you have, but it was the first time I'd read it and it really stuck with me. "Yesterday is the past, tomorrow is the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present." -Bil …

Homemade Pizza

One of my resolutions for this year, was to cook more at home and to involve the girls in making dinner... ideally, more homemade, from scratch type foods. Well, if you follow along with me, you know that I'm pregnant and the first few months of this pregnancy were very difficult! My morning  all day …

Time

  For the next 18 years, we will have first days of schools; and I can't wait to capture that smile every time, yes even when she goes off to her first day of college! She just started in Pre-K 3, and although she's only going three days a week, there's so much excitement in …

The hood called parent

There's a fine line as parents, that we teeter when it comes to giving our kids the things we wish we had as children. At least, my husband and I have that struggle. Growing up, my parents worked hard just to provide the basic things for my siblings and I, and while we weren't on …