Six Summer Favorites


5 Favorites, Capsule Wardrobe, Fashion, Random

It looks like the Five Favorites Blog link-up has once again vanished into the black hole of the internet and is floating around somewhere who knows where. It’s like grade school all over again; I finally get my act together to join the cool kids circle and they mysteriously vanish as soon as I start walking […]

June 15, 2016

School Lunch Ideas {Five Favorites}


5 Favorites, Food, Lunch

School is just around the corner and I’m trying to prepare as best as I can to get back into the school routine – without going too crazy. This year I’d like to do a better job with making/providing better lunch options. The lunches at school are good and not terribly expensive but when you […]

August 6, 2014

Tiny Moments of Joy That Got Me Through the Day Today {Five Favorites}


5 Favorites, Joyful

Today was…rough. Well, there were some very rough moments but now that it’s all over and the kids are fast asleep I guess the whole day wasn’t completley awful. Coincidentally, at the peak of the rough time today, a friend of mine posted this on Facebook (and I hope she doesn’t mind me quoting her) – […]

July 2, 2014

Summer Fun Ideas For Kids {Five Favorites}


5 Favorites, For the Kids, my kids are driving me crazy!

Happy Wednesday! I’m joining up with Hallie Moxie Wife’s Five Favorites today to share –  Five Favorite Summer Fun Ideas for Kids to beat the Boredom Monster  1.  The Boredom Buster Jar by The Better Mom {With Free Downloads} 2. The “B.O.R.E.D” Checklist from Simple As That    3. 100 Fun Summer Ideas for the Whole Family by Mommy Bear Media 4. […]

June 4, 2014

5 Favorite Space Pictures


5 Favorites, Astronomy, Photography

It’s been way too long since I’ve shared my awesome husband’s space pictures here. And since another faithful reader responded (indirectly on his blog) to my question about what readers want to see more of, I am happily obliging to his request for more awesome space pictures.  Here are 5 of his most recent shots that I […]

January 8, 2014