How to Organize A Time-Saving Reusable Grocery Shopping List

Meal planning and grocery shopping are the bane of my existence most weeks. The number one problem I have is that there are some very picky eaters in my family. As much as I seem to be able to plan, I almost always am coming up short. In my quest in 2021 to get everythingContinue reading “How to Organize A Time-Saving Reusable Grocery Shopping List”

I struggle with it…

Cleaning is not my strong suit. I always talk about how I struggle with it, but today I felt really good about the work I accomplished in my living room. It looks habitable today, right? A rug is missing because we have a puppy who still seems to think peeing in the house is cute.Continue reading “I struggle with it…”

Any time I get to have one of these sandwiches, it’s a treat!

Did you know that April 2nd is National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day? There is nothing better than the combination of smooth peanut butter and sweet jelly. Crunchy or smooth, strawberry or grape, any time I get to have one of these sandwiches, it’s a treat! To celebrate today I’ve made a short list ofContinue reading “Any time I get to have one of these sandwiches, it’s a treat!”

Coming soon to a field near you…

Today’s prompt I have to spark my creativity is to share about something person and fun you have coming up. Seems like a pretty easy assignment, but today I’m having trouble getting my words together. While I’m sure that all parents are wishing for normalcy, considering the last year, for me it’s the future sportContinue reading “Coming soon to a field near you…”

It’s not painless

Distance learning should be getting easier for us. It’s been over 365 days since the kids have been full time. You’d think we’d know how to do this type of thing painlessly. It’s not painless. It’s actually torture at this point for me to try to get the kids to do what they need toContinue reading “It’s not painless”

A great outlook ahead of us

My daughter’s softball career is about to take off. After COVID ruined out 2020 season, we are now gearing up for 2021 with a great outlook ahead of us. In the last few weeks we’ve had an influx of players to our team and my daughter who is 10 is being set up to playContinue reading “A great outlook ahead of us”

I doubt that’s how it works exactly…

What are your thoughts on affirmations? I’m not sure I am all about them at this point. I mean I know if you have a positive mindset you can put yourself into a better mood, but can you really manifest something by merely stating it over and over again? I doubt that’s how it worksContinue reading “I doubt that’s how it works exactly…”

COVID crazies

When the school district this year made me choose my job or my kids as our COVID adventure stretched out past the year mark, I found myself trying to remember what I thought motherhood would be like when I was a little kid. It definitely wasn’t made up of half day of school for moreContinue reading “COVID crazies”