One Day…No One

I’m not one to get sentimental when someone says “Enjoy them while they are young. Those days will be gone before you know it.” Maybe it’s because my children are spread out over ten years, and in 13 years, there has been only one without a child under the age of 3. Maybe it’s because … [Read more…]

THM Skinny Chocolate with Peanut Butter

There are a gazillion recipes for skinny chocolate running around the internet. I found a fabulous one over at Simple Country Home, and tweaked it just a tiny bit for my liking. Give it a try! I love it, and I can’t stand coconut. I started by changing up the coconut oil I use. Up … [Read more…]

Things to do Before I’m 40

This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, see my full disclosure policy here. Marking another item off my list of things to do before I’m 40. Ok, so there really isn’t a list, but I am turning 40 in a few weeks – honest! I haven’t done much to commemerate turning 40, though … [Read more…]

1975 – What Happened the Year I Was Born

Clearly, I’m getting a little nostalgic now that 40 is looming so closely on the horizon – as in 3 weeks away. So I’ve started looking at what exactly happened the year I was born. And, I’m not ashamed to say that I’m a bit fascinated with the topic. So, for those of you who … [Read more…]

Fabulously Fun Friday – Making Homeschool Fun

This post may include affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy  here for more details. School work. It’s a necessary part of any school environment. Of course homeschooling is no different. I’ve never been a “fun” teacher I think. My children certainly don’t run around singing “My mom is the funnest teacher EVER!!” What I can do is be … [Read more…]

You Might Be Obsessed with Your Fitbit If…

I have a Fitbit obsession. Getting 10,000 steps every day appears to be non-negotiable. So, I thought I would share evidence that you too might be a little obsessed with that device around your wrist. Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristband, Black This post may include affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy for more details. 5. You might … [Read more…]