100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 50-56)

100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 50-56)

Is it just me, or do the weeks pass awfully fast these days? Sheesh. I must be getting old. Anyways, see the other gift installments below. I hope they're giving you some good  ideas and helping you knock your Christmas gifts out fast! Days 1-42 Days 43-49 Days 57-63 Days 64-70 Day 50 - Jesus Storybook Bible ($10.50). This is a family favorite. We have used it a lot for family Bible time. I have also heard the same from bunches of my friends. I love the illustrations! It's ... Continue Reading...


The Mommy Workout is Enough for Me

The Mommy Workout is Enough for Me

Note: I am not a doctor. There is no M.D. or PhD after my name - I have the bank account to prove it. This is simply a satire from a Mommy of three young children 5 and under. Please take it as the funny post it is meant to be instead of an article on webmd.com. I have waffled a lot in my approach to dieting and exercise. I've praised different approaches on this very blog - and I've fallen away from those same approaches. Why is that, I wonder? I'll tell ya - because I'm a fickle female, ... Continue Reading...


100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 43-49)

100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 43-49)

Continuing on with our 100 days of Christmas series, today I am posting days 43-49.  If you don't want to wait for this weekly post, you can see them daily at 11am on Facebook. Day 1-42 Day 50-56 Day 57-63 Day 64-70 Day 43 - An American Tale ($6.49). Okay, so maybe not this SPECIFIC movie, but one from your childhood. I love sharing my favorite movies and shows with Annie...and I think they're better than anything new that's coming out. This one is a total classic - and Annie ... Continue Reading...


Eli Benjamin’s Birth Story

Eli Benjamin’s Birth Story

Our third child, Eli Benjamin, was welcomed into our family on September 20th, 2014, two weeks before his due date. He has stolen our hearts already and fits in as though he was always here. This is his birth story. My contractions started at 11:00pm on Friday, September 19th. It was an answer to prayer. For about 10 days, I had been monitored by the doctor because my fluid levels were dropping daily and Eli was considered to be very small for my late state of pregnancy. There was a bit of ... Continue Reading...


100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 1-42)

100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less (Day 1-42)

I have been posting a series on Facebook called 100 Days of Christmas Gifts $25 or Less. Each day I've been posting a gift idea based on an item that we use and love around our home. I've posted ideas for women, men, and children that are all under $25. It's been pretty popular with some of you and you've asked if I would put it somewhere that you can see it any time you would like - so, here it is! This is a spin off from my list last year 100 Days of Frugal Christmas Gifts. I won't be ... Continue Reading...