Last year I initially attempted to be very scheduled and regimented as far as the kids homeschooling schedule, kind of like the military. I realized rather quickly… Read more "Our New Homeschool Routine"
What's your favorite thing to do on Sunday? If you would have asked me this 20ish years ago, my favorite thing to do on Sunday would have… Read more "Sunday Funday"
I can't even believe this year is halfway over already. One of my goals this year was to write more, specifically here for now. I have technically… Read more "Happy Half Year!"
We have tomatoes! At the beginning of spring, my grandmother gave me some plants because she knew we had an interest in growing our own food. I… Read more "Gardening: A Rite of Passage for Southern Women"
I recall being at a family friend's house for a gathering a few years ago. A few of us were outside talking about motherhood. In that conversation… Read more "To Sibling or Not?"
When we lived at our old house the closet space in the master left much to be desired, but in our new house closet space abounds. I… Read more "My Giant Shoe Purge"
This month wouldn't be complete without posting about the royal wedding because the significance was beyond that of just a wedding. I will be honest here, I… Read more "A Royal Reassurance"
Last month my friend asked me if I'd like to bring the kids and join her and her youngest daughter at Great Wolf Lodge in Concord, NC.… Read more "Great Wolf Lodge Trip"
Let me just make something clear, there is no such thing as the perfect mom. I feel that this is especially important for first time moms to… Read more "The “Perfect Mom” Is Full of Shit"
The weather has been so unpredictable as of late. It’s either been cold or rainy, or both with a very random warm day thrown in. Occasionally we… Read more "Spring Container Garden Project"