Uncategorized Sunshine Blogger Award April 20, 2018

Y’all…..I am thrilled! Exactly the pick me up I needed on this Thursday!   I am so thankful to have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Cristina at Saturday Gift! Yall be sure to check her out! What is the Sunshine Blogger Award you might ask?? The award is given to bloggers (by...

Decoration, Uncategorized DIY Farmhouse toolbox decor April 17, 2018

If you love decorating farmhouse style you NEED a toolbox to DIY!! I love the versatility of it. It is so much fun to take an item with a totally different purpose and use it for décor. A few weeks ago, we were having an estate sale at my grandmother’s house. As I was cleaning...

Family Grocery Shopping Hack: Walmart pickup April 8, 2018

It’s Sunday. That means it is grocery shopping day at my house. I’m the one who does all of the planning, shopping, and cooking. As you all know this can become exhausting. It’s one of those weekly chores that I dread doing, but it has to get done. I’ve found Sunday to be the best...

Family, Lifestyle, Simplify, Uncategorized Diets: Top 5 Which one will you choose? April 4, 2018

It’s that time of year again. Summer is approaching and bikini season is upon us. We all start to think about one thing… Diet. The dreaded word nobody wants to hear. There are so many of them out there. 3 week diets, 3 day diets, even 3 hour diets. All of the choices and options...

Decoration, Uncategorized DIY Farmhouse window treatments April 3, 2018

Ugh window treatments. Something you need to have, but it’s no fun to spend your money on. I have gone in so many new homes that still have sheets hanging in their windows because they don’t want to fork over all the cash for the windows. Custom blinds and curtains can cost a fortune. I...

Decoration, Uncategorized How I DIY’d my front porch in an afternoon! March 31, 2018

Do you ever drive by someones’ house and get taken in by their landscaping or front porch decor? Maybe that’s just me because I’m such a nerd. I was just talking to a friend last night about how excited I get with new decorating ideas. I can’t sleep at night because I’m planning out every...

Family, Simplify 5 Easy Family Weeknight Meals March 28, 2018

Weeknights are HARD!!! Everyone is hungry and grouchy and has somewhere to be. We don’t have a whole lot of time to devote to cooking a meal every night. Then the real obstacle comes into play…what can I cook that the entire family will eat? I don’t know about yall, but I am tired of...

Family, Front Page Slideshow Teacher Gifts: Top 5 (written by a teacher) March 26, 2018

As the school year winds down, teacher appreciation week is quickly approaching. It seems like I run out of ideas year after year of what to give our teachers. Their birthdays, holidays, teacher appreciation, and even the end of the year always sneak up on me. I’m left scrounging around at the last minute to...

Decoration, Front Page Slideshow Why I cut up my wedding dress… March 23, 2018

As we approach our ten year wedding anniversary I can’t help but reminisce about that beautiful, hot summer day in late June. It was a fairytale afternoon wedding which led to a reception that lasted well into the night. The decorations were beautiful, the food was delicious, and the family time was priceless. We poured...

Family, Front Page Slideshow, Simplify Little league survival guide: mom version

Today is absolutely GORGEOUS here! Finally. There’s not a cloud in the sky and its about 75 degrees out. The perfect baseball weather. That means its time to break out those bats and gloves and head to the ballpark. I can taste those salty sunflower seeds just thinking about it. Oh the Little league life, is...