How NOT to Ruin your Marriage This Summer

(This post was previously shared in July 2018) Why people in relationships grow apart or allow their love to fade is one of life’s biggest mysteries. Unless you have kids. Then, the answer is as clear as day. They are doing this to you. They…

We Have Debt- 1 Year Update

I have been putting off writing this post for quite a few weeks. I’m still feeling weird about tackling our debt. When we decided to get real with ourselves 12 months ago and pay down the debt we had created by letting our line of…

5 Things I Want For Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day, it comes every single year in May. Mother’s Day is the day where every mom finally gets to put her feet up and relax while soaking in all the love and thankfulness her family is showering her with. It’s the day that we…

Stressed Out

The other day my eleven year old daughter told me that she was “stressed out”. She used the phrase correctly and in a moment where she truly was feeling very overwhelmed and quite possibly stressed out. But something happened to me when she used that…

I’m a PTA Mom…

Yes, I read the jokes about PTA Mom’s being those crazy psycho Mom’s that you steer away from at school pick up and drop off. I see the meme’s of Mom’s lying to the other PTA aka PAC Mom’s so they don’t have to go…

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…