Look Back At It

You guys, we made it! We are at the end of another fantastic year and headed straight towards the unknown.

I have no idea what 2020 has in store for my family and myself, but I can’t help but feel excited. Does that sound odd or extreme to you? Read More

A Stranger In My Bed

One day I was lying in bed and was looked at my husband while he was sleeping. He was sleeping so good like he didn’t have a care in the world.

I was so jealous! Read More

​Let’s Eat Cake​

There’s something magically about a tasty chocolate dessert. Watching that chocolate slowly soften while you are heating it up. Then that sweet aroma fills the room. 

Chocolate desserts are the easiest for me to cook, so when my family asked for me to make something gooey, chocolate and warm, of course, I said yes. Read More

Never Stop Dating

I use to find it incredibly hard to keep dating my husband while raising kids.

Have you guys ever felt this way?

We have three kids that are all athletes and involved in other extracurricular activities. Which makes it feel like all my husband and I do is work, pick up and drop off kids. Read More

13 Years And 1 To Go

My time being a room mom is coming to a rapid end, and I don’t know how to feel about it. For the past 13 years, I have been a room mom and have organized more parties than you can imagine.

I can literally do this in my sleep! Read More

Meatless Dinners…​Oh My

So my daughter Samo has agreed to make dinner at least once a week. She is a fantastic cook and loves finding different recipes to try out.

She has to have full control in the kitchen, and little to no help is needed. That is until her prep dishes need to be cleaned. Then she calls in her little brother and sister.

They only come in because they can’t wait to eat! Read More

Today I Will Clean and Make Pizzas… But First We Sip

Fridays are so fabulous in our household and not for the apparent reason. Not because it’s the WEEKEND!

Every day is a blessing to me, and I try to take advantage of each and every moment. But on Fridays, I feel even more joy.

I get to do two of my favorite things: Read More

The Hug Monster

My husband calls himself the huggie monster!

That is precisely what he is. I don’t care how many times I go into his office for a hug, he will give me one. He holds on for as long as I do.

I love that.

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Barbecue Wings Kind of Day​

When I woke up this morning I was craving peas. I wanted black eye peas, rice, and baked chicken. But by 12:00 I had completely switched my craving.

I was in the middle of watching my daughter’s last soccer tournament and a friend of mine called me and asked me about a good sports bar in the area. She was craving wings and fries. After that wings were the only thing I could think about. Read More

You Complete Me?

I wanted to punch Tom Cruise when he uttered the words, “You complete me.” Not because he said this to his co-star. We all know that this is just a movie. But I feared that people would think this was an impressive line to say.

I dared to be the victim of these words for several reasons! Read More