Giveaways, Parenting

Kids imagination makes a comeback with Toddles-Bobbles + {Giveaway}

As a mom in this techno age, seeing your kids watch You Tube, play on an Xbox or play on a tablet is soul-destroying at times. My kids don't have the freedom to play in the street with the neighborhood kids like we did. We played until the street lamps went on, then you knew...supper… Continue reading Kids imagination makes a comeback with Toddles-Bobbles + {Giveaway}

Kids, Parenting

The cost of toddler destruction

I thought I'd play a fun game called 'tally up the cost of all the makeup destroyed by Adam as a toddler'! What do you gals think? It's one thing to lose item after item...it's another to know the qualitative and quantitative value of all those items. I thought it would be interesting to know… Continue reading The cost of toddler destruction

Budget beauty, Make up and beauty, Online shopping

It’s easy to be BEAUTIFUL with The Beautiful Store

A few weeks back I stumbled upon The Beautiful store via The Blessed Barrenness. I signed up and I was quite excited, because they had a wide variety of products that I wanted to try out. The only problem was #BrokeLife, so I anxiously waited for pay-day to come around so I could place my first… Continue reading It’s easy to be BEAUTIFUL with The Beautiful Store

Kids, Parenting

Kids, this bed ain’t big enough for the 5 of us!

I had no intention of posting today, but as I sit here.....in a somewhat extreme state of exhaustion, I am trying to piece together the events of the last 12 hours to see what went wrong. How did I end up here? I actually thought the evening routine was going pretty well. I had the… Continue reading Kids, this bed ain’t big enough for the 5 of us!

Parenting, Uncategorized

My monkeys, my circus – Life with my kids

You know the saying....'The more the merrier'?  We throw a party and think...the more people we invite, the better it will be! #Whoop #PartyVibes What ends up happening? More people...more problems, more drama....  Staying on the party train analogy, having kids....it's kind of like a never ending party. You know the one where you're the… Continue reading My monkeys, my circus – Life with my kids