Daddy Daughter Dance 2017

This is the only year Evelyn will be able to attend the Daddy Daughter Dance alone without her sisters. Macayla had a few years by herself before Evelyn came into school and Samantha will have a few years after Evelyn leaves the school. So it was a very special year for Evelyn. Their Dad always gets them a wrist corsage for the Daddy Daughter [...]

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Swampfoot 2016

I don't even know where to begin with this post. My emotions about doing Swampfoot this year are all over the place. Last year when I tore a few discs in my back, the very [...]

Tigers Game 2016

  We took the kids out of school to go to a Tigers baseball game. There is a small story behind that. Every year that Sean has been working at his job, they [...]

My Child was Bullied!

Today I encountered something I've never really dealt with in my 10 1/2 years of motherhood. A small little bully in the form of a cute little 2 year old. She was cute, until [...]

Macayla Needs Braces…

Ugh! Braces.... When I hear my children need braces, all I hear is money, money and more money... Of course if they need them for a beautiful smile, I'm going to kiss that [...]

Sams Club Dining

Have you ever eaten at the Sams Club cafe? Its really not that bad and it is super cheap! So of course I now work my Sams Club shopping trips around meal times and have a [...]

Happy Mothers Day

As I think about what it means to be a mother so many thoughts come to mind. First a mom can perform many different kinds of mothering, stay at home moms, working moms, single [...]

Juice or Sugar Water?

I'm at the store buying groceries with my 3 year old, and we go down the juice aisle. Of course she wants some juice so I start looking at the sugar content and I am [...]

Chickpea Kitchen Resturant

OMG, the food at Chickpea Kitchen is so yummy! I am not a very adventurous eater. So when my husband wanted to take me to this new place, I wasn't all that thrilled about [...]

Spring Break 2016

Did you go anywhere fun or travel to warmer weather? I feel like most of my hometown in Michigan left for Florida. I work in the school part time and I happened to be working [...]

On Our Way to Debt Freedom!

In order to help visually see our debt I made up this chart and hung it on our bedroom wall. Not the prettiest decoration but it helps keep me motivated to see it [...]