Month: April 2017

Dirty Thirty {Part II}

“Birthdays are nature’s way of telling you to eat more cake.” And that’s exactly what I did when I turned 30. For real though, I ate so much cake that I almost puked after this photo session. I call that a win. My sister-in-law, Jerrica, sent me a message the

Dirty Thirty {Part I}

When my husband turned 30 he was sorta down about it and told me he didn’t want a party. So I did what any loving wife would do and invited 100 of our closest friends and family to a surprise party. I spent two months planning this surprise, alongside his

How I Save my Kids’ Artwork

Confession: Bella is 5 and I haven’t saved any of her artwork. It’s not that I don’t adore the thirty-seven pictures of Doc McStuffins that she colors everyday. Or the crafts “she” makes at preschool. I just never came up with a system other than the trashcan. But Kindergarten is

Why I’m Not Doing Easter Baskets

I’m boycotting Easter baskets this year and I don’t feel guilty. Instead, my kiddos are gettingĀ this wagon. With three kids, the baskets always end up costing way more than I intend. Even if I plan to buy little $2-3 items, it just ends up costing a small fortune because I