Month: December 2017


Baked Scotch Egg Bites with Dijon Sauce


I don't know about you, but after all the delicious sweets from the holidays, I am craving something hearty! I get a little sugared out after Christmas. I made cookies, fudge, and divinity with my mom and daughter before Christmas and ate more than my share of them! Once I...

Tinder for Mom Friends


The upside to marrying your high school sweetheart is never really having to go through the whole dating scene. High school dating doesn't really count as real-life dating because your available matches are continuously with you through history class and pep assemblies. You have whole chains of friends who will...

May your days be merry and bright!


I just want to take a moment to thank every single one of you who lays eyes on my little blog! It has just been so much fun to write up little pieces to share with you all. I've only been doing this for a few months, but I've already...

Flipping the bird in Chick-Fil-A


There comes a time in every young child's life, sometime after learning to wave and before learning to tie their shoes, that they become aware of their middle finger. Not just at home, in quiet examination. Oh no, this discovery is going to take place in front of as many...

Did you know Santa has texting?


I try really hard to always be truthful with my daughter. If she asks me a question, I give her an age-appropriate answer. She is very intelligent, so if I give her a rational explanation for something that happens, she'll usually accept it and move on. She has an extremely...

Let’s talk about kid shows. . .


Netflix could be considered another family member at this point in my kids' lives. My kids have recognized the Netflix logo by about 12 months old each. Not one of my proudest parenting accomplishments, but we keep the TV time within reason most days and balance it with reading, playing,...

A Day in the Life. . .


7:15 am Wake up to the baby crawling onto my bladder. See that the three year old has also migrated to our bed and is sprawled across half the real estate. (Space is valuable on a queen size bed) Snuggle the baby until he wriggles away. Oh my goodness, he's so...

Momma gets her body back


Disclaimer: I received a store credit for the featured items. All opinions are my own. My little guy turned one recently. I can't believe how quickly the last year has flown by!! I can't say I was fully ready for him to turn one, but I have to admit. ....