Mommy Blues

Attitude is a funny thing, especially when the person serving it to you relies on you for everything. So if they decide to spit on your pillow and then need their butt wiped, you’re at their mercy. My sweet, wants to cuddle, eager to please three-year-old is developing a serious case of the nasties lately….

Decluttering: Expectations vs. Reality

I’m definitely a freak for a clean house, but who else gets royally jazzed up over having the chores done? Last Thursday afternoon I went to my couch, commandeered my television from my kids, and faced Mount Laundry yet again. After seeing some people post about the show Tidying Up on Netflix, I decided to…

My Monkeys

On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me, one wild family of five. Let me just tell you, having three little boys (five and under) is like living in the center of a category five hurricane. You are in the eye of the storm, safe for the most part, but everything around…

Healthy As An Ox

Or in the very least, healthier than I ever have been. 2017 was the year that I got my act together and put aside everything and anything that was shaving years off my life. Sidenote: I totally forgot to post this yesterday for my “fourth day of Christmas.” Back in November of last year I…

Time To Declutter

One day I’m sure I will know how to take a proper day off from work, but today was not that day. I’m always cooking up new projects for myself that range from simple and small, like baking banana bread, to obnoxious and time consuming, like decluttering two storage spaces in one afternoon. Just a…

Easy Vegan Mac N’ Cheese

Hey everyone! Sorry for all of the recipe spam lately, but I will surely lose my recipes if I don’t log them somewhere better than loose pieces of paper like I regularly do. No joke, I once lost an apple pie recipe for seven years and it was devastating. No part of me regrets going…

Take Another Chance

It’s not a game of three strikes and you’re out anymore, this is adulthood and the stakes have been raised.

Thyme For A New Cleaner

It wasn’t long ago that I discovered what a great natural disinfectant sage is. I made sage infused vinegar by soaking fresh sage in white distilled vinegar for two entire weeks. This time around I decided to make first and research after.