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…

Little Notes…

My boy leaves me little notes. Sometimes I find them in the car, on my bed or in my daytimer.   The notes are not always for me, nor are they always notes of love.     I’m not a religious person, but if there…

Hoover SmartWash Giveaway

I’m super excited to share this chance for you to win a Hoover SmartWash Automatic Carpet Cleaner! This carpet cleaner excites me more than Ryan Gosling. I know, hard to believe. It’s a fact. Here we are unboxing their best cleaning full size carpet cleaner…….

We Have Debt- 6 Month Update

It’s been 6 months since my husband and I sat down and got honest with ourselves and said “We Have Debt.” Sure, we considered it a new debt, but it was a new debt that was spiralling out of control. To be particular on what…

My Happy List..

I’ve been changing. I’m not the same person I used to be a few years ago. Things have been happening.   I lost my happy.  I’m really struggling with parenting my oldest.  I constantly worry that I have failed her.  I’ve been very sad.  I’ve been worrying about…

How to Save Money on Pumpkin Spice Lattes

Well folks, it’s that time again. The time of year for pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin spice muffins and pumpkin spice scented farts. Autumn is approaching us almost as fast as Susan approaches the line up at her nearest high-end coffee shop after spin class, waiting…