I confess! I’m a Target-loving Mama, and here’s why.

In need of diapers and malt-o-meal, we plan our monthly- er, my bank account is showing weekly trip to Target. We all get dressed, all children are even wearing shoes, and at least three out of four have had their hair brushed. We find that shady parking space way far away from the entrance because…

Vanilla Yogurt Cake with Trader Joe’s lemon curd

Spring is officially here and this quick and easy cake is amazing for special occasions or a fancy after lunch tea party with my girls. They ask for it all the time and Auston and I love it too. It’s rare for me to find a dessert that I like that doesn’t include chocolate so…

This Year, Resolve To Do The Real Work!

I start every new year, every new month, every week, every day, sometimes even every hour with resolve. My mind becomes inflamed with an idea, a dream, a goal and I get super motivated. It could be to save more money, to get into better shape, to be a better wife, a better mom, home…

Winning at life: goals and systems.

Define your goal, identify your system, implement your system, tweak your system, achieve your goal. Every day I learn more and grow  into what God has made me to be. I make mistakes, I learn, I forget, I learn again, I find joy and rediscover joy…

Preparing for baby: Untraditional advice for the mama-to-be.

Hey mamas-to-be! Pregnancy really does last FOREVER!  You wait and you grow and you wait and grow and pee your pants and go to the hospital because you think your water broke to be told after hours of waiting that no, you really did just pee your pants so you can go home only to…