In a previous post, I mentioned having some changes to my schedule. What I didn't mention, is that a good chunk of these changes in my schedule have been happening due to my schedule changing with the kids. Wow, that was a mouthful. I'll just be honest and say, the first week of the change … Continue reading Change: Part II.
I've been feeling a huge shift in priories lately.Between my knee issues and reading "Love People, Use Things," I really wanted to shift the majority of my focus to my what matters most. Life feels good (obviously physically is a different story).Sometimes it takes something "drastic" change, if you will, to reset your priorities. Since reading … Continue reading Priority Shift.
It's been quite a while since I've updated my morning routine. In my last post, I shared FIVE habits that have allowed me to live a more simple lifestyle. One of those habits? Building a morning routine. I wanted to update my current morning routine as my kids are much older and we also have … Continue reading Morning Routine.
Howdy y'all. For today's post I'll be taking you through another "day in the life" of one of my work/ kid free days. Mondays used to be my busiest day, but now I'm off. I figured I'd give you a snippet into one of my Tuesdays since it shifted to a more busy day for … Continue reading DITL: Tuesday Work [+Kid Free] Day.
I hope everyone who celebrates enjoyed their Christmas. As you can probably tell, I took a bit of a couple of weeks hiatus from posting. I just needed to turn my mind off. I also took time off here and there from teaching some classes at work. Ever since early November, I just haven't been … Continue reading Mental Reset.
I honestly didn't think it was going to be easy; well as easy as it was. But for the most part, taking my first "solo" vacation to Great Wolf Lodge was a success. Granted it was one overnight stay but I was proud of how well behaved they were. Sure there were "some moments," but for … Continue reading First Solo Vacation w/ Three Kids.
School officially starts today for my oldest. I can't believe I have a first grader. Not sure why Kindergarten didn't hit me (probably because of Covid), but first grade is giving me all the sad feels. We did a bit of back to school shopping and I did some major labeling this past weekend as … Continue reading So It Begins.
Today, I have a guest post to share with you. Leslie over at Well Parents, reached in sharing a post for single parents. As a single parent myself, it is important to have plenty of resources handy, especially if you are new to it and are in need of support. Without further ado, here is … Continue reading Single Parents and How to Meet Their Many Challenges (Guest Post).
This week my oldest turned SIX.I can't believe I officially have a first grader who is SIX. For some reason, five didn't hit me as hard.Maybe because she will be learning about money in first grade so it FEELS real? Who knows.We had a simple day for her birthday.They day before, we had a playdate … Continue reading This is Six.
As of next week, I will officially be back on the part-time worker, part-time mom bus. Since March of 2020, I've been a full time stay at home mom. I've enjoyed my stay at home mom life, as it was something I didn't really experience since I went back to work pretty early after both … Continue reading Enjoying The Small Moments.