I've had a lot going on lately. We've been battling sickness, helping plan our church's Easter production, work a full-time outside of the home, raising two children with my amazing husband, and the list could go on and on. In my home we call this a "season of life" and everyone's been there. A text from… Continue reading Things I do to cultivate authentic relationships
My top five working mom hacks that help me get stuff done.
Christmas is such a wonderful time, but after celebrating five times, the amount of new presents can be intimidating. This is my first year with two children (a three-year-old and an eight-month-old) during the holidays and they hit jackpot when it comes to presents. Following these simple steps, we've been able to avoid Christmas overwhelm. This task… Continue reading Post Christmas Toy Organization
Dear family who lost a job this holiday season, I know your pain. My family has experienced job loss during the holiday season twice. Realize in this time of your life, God has a plan. For us it made us realize how thankful we were for the things we've been given. Finding a new job… Continue reading To the family who lost a job this holiday season
The Oklahoma State fair has become a fall tradition in our family since my husband and I married in 2008. We always go at least one time and of course go to try out the food! This year was different. This is the first year our toddler was old enough to enjoy more than just the… Continue reading State Fair Fun & Disney on Ice
The Big News is out. We are expecting our second child in April 2016 (Happy Birthday to us!) I joke that in 2014 I got gallbladder removal surgery for my birthday and in 2016 I'll have a baby for my present! One thing I've learned, is there are some tried and true ways I knew I… Continue reading 6 ways you know you’re pregnant… again