Skincare Routine: Morning

I am NOT a beauty expert. I will say it again… I am NOT a beauty expert. But I have spent the last few months trying to figure out my perfect skincare routine – so if you also want nice skin on a relatively small budget this post is for you! I turned 32 this […]

Single Mom Sanity

Tomorrow is Mothers Day. Tomorrow is also the first Mothers Day that Glenn will be home for in years. He usually has a fishing tournament every Mothers Day weekend. I knew when I started dating Glenn that he was a tournament fisherman and that would lead to him being gone a lot. What I didn’t […]

Parenting with a type A personality

Parenting is hard. Parenting is rewarding and amazing, but hard! This has been an exceptionally hard week of parenting for me. When I decided to write a blog I built out a blog calendar. This post is not on that calendar, but it is so the top of mind it deserved a post. If you […]

Once a Month Nails

I have beautiful nails – said no woman ever. Why are they so dang hard to keep them looking nice? Seriously how have we not fixed this yet? I obsess over my nails. I have anxiety and that is my anxious habit. If I have a chip in my nails I will pick every scrap […]

How iPhone apps saved my sanity

During the day I figure I have to remember close to 17 trillion things. Between work, my to-do list, grocery lists, those things my husband mentions one time and then 3 months later asks me to recall… there is a lot of stuff rolling around in my head. And honestly, there just isn’t enough room […]

Packing for a Family

This weekend we are going to visit Glenn’s grandparents. They live 4 hours away in Wisconsin so we will be spending Saturday night in a hotel. Packing for one night in a hotel used to take 5 minutes. Basically, some PJs and a toothbrush and you would be fine. Packing for one night in a […]

Leaving cable in the dust

I love TV. I know I know, it’s a terrible habit, but it’s how I relax. When I am stressed or feeling anxious it helps me to clear my mind. I can sit and watch something and turn my brain off. With that being said, we are not TV junkies. Glenn isn’t obsessed with watching […]