Grocery Outlet Cheesecake

I’m all about lists, especially grocery lists. My grocery lists are in order of store appearance, based on a two-week meal plan, and separated into the different stores according to sales. EXCEPT for… Continue reading

DIY No-Sew Doggy BED… That ANYONE Can Make

Shut the front door… Stephanie made a doggy bed? Yes, that’s right! I don’t know how to sew, and I’m not the most craftiest mom on the block. No PTA awards for best… Continue reading

TV… Ain’t What it Used to Be!

Saturday night, Jesse and I found ourselves without kids. We could do whatever we wanted! So, we decided to get comfy and browse Netflix. Screw the grown-up, go-out world. A night in was… Continue reading

Now for the Resolutions…

2015 has officially started, and as my brother so eloquently put it… you’re still the same person you were yesterday. Indeed… he is correct. You have the same DNA, the same job, same… Continue reading

My 2015 Goals… For the World to See

The new year is upon us. This is the perfect time to re-evaluate priorities and goals. So, I’ve done just that. Without goals a person could wander through life aimlessly. Without writing down your… Continue reading

Carpet Cleaning and My Control Issues

I have a natural tendency to be controlling. I know I do. I inherited it from my mother and my grandmother (love you guys!). I try to keep it in check, to keep… Continue reading

Paw Prints on My Heart

I started to say that I’d found a dog, but the truth was… she’d found me. I had just left the school, along with every parent in the county and was mozying down… Continue reading

A Lesson from the Garden

I’m not a great gardener, I won’t lie. I enjoy it and I have success here and there, but I’m no expert. I have my vegetable garden split into two. In the front side… Continue reading

A Trip to the Big City

Last week, the hubster and I went to Seattle for the night. We had reservations at an old hotel in downtown Seattle. We were blocks away from the Space Needle, and Pike Street… Continue reading

Remain Steadfast

This morning when my alarm went off at 4:40am, I simply turned it off. I didn’t hit snooze, I turned it off. I fell back into bed, knowing full well that sleep would… Continue reading