For all the breastfeeding (or soon-to-be) moms out there, this mom find is for you! I saw this mini-breast pump, sometimes called a bullet pump, online and decided to give it a try. It was pretty cheap, so I thought that I might as well check it out. The pump is great! There are many… Continue reading mom find: mini pump
I would not say I am an expert at budgeting or finances, but I do work hard to keep our finances in order and to pay off our debt. Although it may sound strange, I enjoy budgeting and financial planning. I think this is mostly because I like a good spreadsheet (HAHA!) and I have… Continue reading budgeting
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!
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 have been looking for the best jeans for my kids that are cost effective yet durable since my kids play hard. After searching high and low I have ranked the best jeans for your money. The Children’s Place – they have jeans that are $7.99 pretty much every day of the week. They claim… Continue reading Best Jeans for Kids
I wrote this post when I was pregnant with my son, but it still applies. I found myself referencing this post when trying to think of clothes to wear now that I am pregnant again. So, in this post I decided to share some of my pregnancy style. I was told several times that I… Continue reading pregnancy style
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
One of my favorite stores is IKEA. I love the way they style their products, the environment in the store, the MANY items they offer, and good prices. I don’t mind putting things together, so IKEA is the perfect store for me. Outside of the many pieces of furniture and household items, I have also… Continue reading Awesome Toddler Items at IKEA
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.