Like most everyone, this last week has been like something out of a Sci-Fi film. With the coronavirus rampant in our states and the attempt to quell sickness, many are getting creative to avoid cabin fever and keep their sanity. As a teacher with two little ones at home and a husband in an essential… Continue reading Stuck…
While we're staying home for Spring Break this year to celebrate Emerson's 4th birthday with friends and family, I'm prepping for our June vacation to Destin's 30A corridor in advance so I don't miss out on some fabulous styles and prices. Between living in an area that isn't exactly next door to a shopping mecca… Continue reading Spring Break or Summer Travels? Here’s what I’m ordering!
As a man, fashion is typically the last thing on our minds. Honestly, if you shop with any regularity, it's always the same stuff. Pants, shirts, sweaters and the occasional suit depending on your job or after work activities. I'm not a trendy dude, if you've see the 'about me' picture or the image from… Continue reading Give new life to your shoes
My oldest is a joiner. FREQUENTLY. She has dipped her toe into many organizations and sports over the last several years. This year is no different. On any given day she can be found building pinewood derby cars (a glittery blue truck?) for cub scouts, learning about the Bible at her PSR class through our… Continue reading Short on Time? Two Simple Recipes that can be Prepped in Advance!
Photo by Binti Malu on Pexels.com This school year has been a struggle. Creating and feeling confident in my lesson plans, juggling kid extracurriculars, planning that once in a blue moon date with Justin, and just finding time to sit and not have a single thing to do seems impossible (it really is!). I won't… Continue reading Feeling Your Best
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I fancy myself a Nerd these days! Remember in grade school, the smart kid with glasses who scored high marks in everything but gym class? Well, that guy or girl is now dominating their life! Today, I hope to help you find a similar path. Budgeting isn't just for money in today's hectic life. Time… Continue reading Budgets are for NERDS!
The age old question that typically leads to cheers from Justin and groans from the kids (honestly, if it's not gummies or ice cream, I'm not sure they would ever cheer. NOTE TO SELF-Create gummy dinner recipe). Weeknights are generally chaotic and I know they will only become even moreso, with all of the extracurricular… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?
Your health and fitness should be a personal, guiding principle in your life. If it’s not, make it a priority otherwise you’ll end up missing out on a lot! For me, getting strong was my first goal. So, I started with the authority on building strength, Mark Rippetoe. If you don’t know Mark's work, he’s… Continue reading Health and Fitness, where I started.
Saturday mornings are the hardest day of the week for me to get a workout in. I feel like I deserve a little extra shut eye, and when I do roll out of bed, I want my tea and a little breakfast/news time before I am even remotely awake. But...when I finally head down to… Continue reading Quick Work Out