Our Debt Story…

We have only begun to share our debt story. We have been overwhelmed with messages and comments from so many people who are in the same boat. Let’s get you caught up… I paid off my student loans Waking up and looking at our current…

What No One Told Me About Being A Mom

When I found out I was pregnant every single woman on earth wanted to tell me their birth story. Once I had a lady in her 70’s stop me in the drugstore to tell me about when she gave birth to her son, 50 years…

Dieting is for Dummies

Listen. We have all done it. We have ALL fallen victim to the latest fad diet out there. You know the ones I am talking about. Those stupid ones that want you to count your shitty points. Sure, you can eat whatever you want but…

We Have Debt- 9 Month Update

These last 3 months have been really difficult for me regarding money and paying down our debt.  I have struggled and I’m feeling torn about our debt. Three months ago I shared with you our 6 Month Debt Update, I was really hoping to keep…

My Friends Are Getting Jobs

My friends are growing up and getting jobs. I don’t like it. Let me explain… Many of us had careers before we had our children and then we struggled with our new roles of either staying home with our kids and/or going back to work….

Top Posts of 2018

Before you get busylooking into my most visited posts of 2018, please take a gander at the top posts of 2017. 2018 was an interesting year on the blog as the focus changed quite a bit to more honesty about my life struggles and less…

Christmas Hacks for Moms

It’s time to admit an unpopular true: Christmas sucks for moms. I can boo-hoo all I want about how bloody exhausted I am having been handed the involuntary role of official Memory Maker for my family, but that isn’t going to change this shit show.  We need Christmas Hacks for Moms.  Christmas is happening…

Ham Ball Appetizer…

Listen, this Ham Ball Appetizer is not pretty. After the second time I made it, I debated jazzing it up a bit so it didn’t look so ugly, but honestly, it was just so funny looking I had to keep it looking the way it…

Pumpkin Curry Soup

I’m not a wizard in the kitchen. I do have a few recipes that I really excel at. This Pumpkin Curry Soup is at the top of the list. This is the recipe that I freeze and share with friends. I always make this with…