Parenthood

Motherless Mother’s Day

My mama during one of her chemo treatments I see it everywhere. Mother’s Day paraphernalia littering mailers and commercials. You’d think as a mother of three I would look forward to it every year; and I do, however, it is a day tinged with sadness. My mother passed 5 years ago. She battled cancer and… Continue reading Motherless Mother’s Day

Minimalism, Minimalist, How-to, Cozy Minimalist
Budgeting & Efficiencies, Decor, Efficiencies, Home & Hearth, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

I’m Not A Minimalist

I say this statement fully aware I am on my way to becoming more minimalistic. However, I feel the term dictates a decor style that is too rigid to count myself a part of. I do enjoy using some pieces to add a bit of character to our lives. I love photography and have pictures… Continue reading I’m Not A Minimalist

Decor, Furniture, DIY, Home, Budget, Design, Staging, Cheap, Alternatives
Decor, Home & Hearth, Tips & Tricks

Champagne & Caviar on a Thrift Store Budget

I'm not a wealthy woman, my husband isn't a wealthy man either. Chances are most are fighting the rat race to get by in life. I have some relief for you. You can decorate your whole home for extremely cheap! I'm talking free to pennies on the dollar cheap! Roll your eyes at me if… Continue reading Champagne & Caviar on a Thrift Store Budget

Declutter, Downsize, Advice, How To, Decor, Baby, Nursery, Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Kitchen,
Home & Hearth, Parenthood, Prenatal, Tips & Tricks

Preparing For A Big Change in A Small Home- Part 1

Disclaimer: In the name of full transparency, please be aware that this blog post contains affiliate links and any purchases made through such links will result in a small commission for me (at no extra cost for you). The Plan A new family member is no joking matter. That little bundle of joy, and let's… Continue reading Preparing For A Big Change in A Small Home- Part 1

Discomfort, Baby, Information, Lists, Self Help, Advise, Blog
Parenthood, Prenatal

The Oddities of Pregnancy

There are so many things I was not warned about when becoming pregnant for the first time. I hope this list of oddities that I have faced will help you in planning for a baby or simply reassuring you that you are normal. Gases- Oh the gases! The types- any orifice that gas can be… Continue reading The Oddities of Pregnancy