Lesson Learned

Through it all, I keep finding myself grateful that I’m not sitting in a model home right now. If I had taken the easy way, I’d be in one of two places: I’d either be home, stressing out about work or at work stressing out about home…

Breaking Down My Disney World Podcast

Recently, I had the chance to appear on a Podcast as a Disney Parks Expert! We talked about some of my best tips for beginners, the best time to go, where to stay and much more! In this post, I break down the post cast and elaborate on some of…

Screen Time App

When Luke broke his collar bone, I knew we were looking at more screen time in our future! I needed a way to control his usage, and found the Screen Time App…

9 St Patrick’s Day Ideas For Kids

A few months ago we had some of our best friends over for a day full of fun Halloween Activities, and we had so much fun that we knew we wanted to do it again. The holidays completely slipped by us, but we got together this weekend to have some…

Wintery Fun in Utah

We spent this past weekend in Utah visiting my brother & sister-in-law, and last week, I thought I would be writing a completely different post. We had planned to have some snowy fun with my Texas boys, and try out skiing at Snow Basin. Well, fate had different…

Chocolate Mint Cookies

Did you know that February 19th is National Chocolate Mint day? Honestly, is there anything that doesn’t have a day anymore? I do love the idea of celebrating something totally random each day, and since chocolate and mints and the combination of the two are a huge hit…

Review of Kiwi Crates – Month 2

We were so excited about Kiwi Co’s boxes because getting to try something new every month is really fun, and kids absolutely love to get new things in the mail. The first box was such a hit. Would the second one live up to the hype…

15 Valentine’s Gift Ideas for Him & Her

It can be hard to shop for Valentine’s Day. Matt’s love language is gifts & mine is service. Now, for special days like Valentine’s Day, we try to make sure we have a good balance of both a gift and service for each other…

15 Unique Gift Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Valentine’s Day always feels like a whipping to me! We just wrapped up Christmas, and got back into the grove of our schedules then BAM! We have to celebrate something else with gifts…Here are a few of my favorite ideas for fun and different gifts for kids…

A Letter To My 21-Year-Old Self

Take the trip, experience the things, but don’t make the rest of your life contingent on a checklist! Being tied down isn’t so bad…