As a stay at home mom it is my responsibility to make sure that I feed my family a healthy diet. When I first started staying home I loved cooking and enjoyed making delicious recipes and baking. We both put on quite a bit of weight from enjoying all of the lasagnas, enchiladas and brownies.… Continue reading Hey good lookin’ what ya got cookin’?
R O U T I N E I’ve always been a very good girl. I’ve always loved boundaries and I’ve always (for the most part) stayed within them. When I don’t have boundaries, the feeling of instability makes me crazy. I think this is why Monday has become my favorite day of the week. Monday… Continue reading R O U T I N E
The past two weeks have been CRAZY! I was putting Scarlett to bed one night and decided I wanted to freshen up her room. Well, when I have an idea for a project, it will just eat at me until I do it! What’s that saying? “Never stop improving?”…….My husband says, “always improve your fighting… Continue reading Why I need a routine
Every morning, I turn on NPR and listen to the day’s new stories as I drive across the interstate bridge into Vancouver. One day in November, I stayed in the car once I parked and kept listening to an author reading an excerpt from her new book. Intrigued, I asked my mom to buy it for me for… Continue reading Read All About It: Girl On A Train by AJ Waines
While planning what to throw out to thaw for dinner tonight it occurred to me that it’s TUESDAY! What could be better than tacos on a Tuesday?! Since it’s my husbands day off I thought it might be fun to make a fun cocktail to pair with it. As much as I love a margarita… Continue reading Tacos & Cocktails!
And hello, February! We are officially one full month into 2016. Can you believe it? I am taking this day (and this week) to really dive in to my routine. I am a girl that hearts routine big time. Without routine, I feel haphazard, and just like a monetary budget, I can get lazy with my… Continue reading Good Morning, Monday!
Winter may not be Samantha’s favorite time of the year but it is certainly mine! I LOVE the cold. I love to wear leg warmers, coats, scarves and sip on hot drinks. I have loved snow ever since I can remember. I would sneak out of my bedroom at night and stare out the window… Continue reading Madeline’s Winter Must Haves!