While we were away, we welcomed a new member to our family! I am now a mom of an infant and a toddler (wow!). I am learning to adjust to the lack of sleep again, but enjoying the extra time with my family while on maternity leave. I feel like Memorial day is the unofficial… Continue reading cute summer wreath
As the new year approaches, I always try to think of where I would like to focus my time and energy in the coming year. I usually end up with a few goals to improve my lifestyle and a few that will improve my family. One goal I always seem to have is paying off… Continue reading why I have 7 bank accounts!
Being a mom who works away from the home is pretty tough. Luckily I am able to telework some days with my current position, but that still leaves a pretty long commute for me to and from work. I live in the Atlanta area and traffic can be horrible…honestly it usually is horrible. I did… Continue reading making your work commute work for you
As a mom who works outside of the home, I have learned a few tips to help my week run a little smoother. It is hard getting off to work each morning, but these few tips make my week so much easier. It is amazing to think how much time I now have in the… Continue reading my sunday checklist
Recently my son turned 3 years old and we decided it was time for him to move to a big boy room. We were hoping the room would get him excited about moving out of the old room to make way for our new baby. We have a new baby coming this Spring and we… Continue reading toddler room ideas
I wrote previously about my natural hair routine, but I also promised to post about different styles I wear after doing this routine. Here is a list of a few of my usual styles. I usually can make my twist out style last for at least two weeks (or longer if I really need to… Continue reading natural hair styles that last
My husband and I had to purchase new cars about a year and a half ago. My car, at the time, was pretty old and started to need more for upkeep than we thought the car was worth. My husband was in a car accident shortly after that and sadly his car was totaled, but… Continue reading purchase a car with confidence
I have recently started working on my taxes and helping others as I do most years and this year I decided to try out a different provider. Typically I go straight to TurboTax and they make things fairly easy, however, the past few years I don’t like the hidden fees and the way they up-sell… Continue reading Truly Free Tax Returns
As you know, I love mason jars so when my mom mentioned she saw, on pinterest, a way to make solar lights out of the jars I thought I would give it a try. I didn’t really have specific directions to follow for the lights, so I tried different things until I got something… Continue reading mason jar solar lights
Since we moved into our new place, I have been wanting to update my office/work space. I wanted it to look more organized, fun, and have a more cohesive look. I didn’t want to spend too much on the updates so I tried to mostly work with what I already owned.