We've been spending a lot of time at that local "field." I honestly don't know we haven't before.It's only a two minute drive away. There's a pond, a soccer area and picnic benches. We've had meals there, played with kites and even just thrown rocks into the pond.They have a small "beach" area, that is … Continue reading Enjoying Simple Things.
Hello friends, we are back on [blog] track. 🙂 I've been trying to find little joys in some "not so common" things for myself. I decided to place a Grove Collaborative order (I haven't since we moved to the house) and get a few Mrs. Meyers products to make cleaning more "fun."Now if you know … Continue reading Lately.
We got a new table and chair set after a couple of chairs had broken from our kitchen set. It was from Pat's grandmother and I believe it was almost 50 years old. It's definitely served it's purpose. During quarantine, the kitchen table had become the hot spot for a million activities, including homeschooling.It was … Continue reading New Addition.
Hello May! This past weekend was amazing.I made it a point to wake up before the kids and it started my day on the right note. No to mention, the sun was shinning, the kiddos [mostly] behaved, I got to workout outside and even got to read.I wish every day was like this, but of … Continue reading Outer Order.
I haven't updated on a typical week in my life since my "mom" one in 2018. Initially, I wasn't going to post this with all the chaos going on, but I figured having some normalcy helps. But also, come September, once my oldest starts kindergarten, routines will definitely change. With [current] new schedules, routines and such, … Continue reading Week In My Life.
I hope everyone is having a wonderful start to the new year! For today's post, I am sharing my current favorites (and some oldies) for 2020. The list ranges from coffee, eats to various skin care products. Let's just go ahead start with my top favorite of this list, shall we? Califia Unsweetened Cold Brew … Continue reading 2020 Current Favorites – Skin Care & Eats.
Since my first "no spend month," I've looked much deeper into my monthly spends and budget. A few of my hours at work were cut due to the company's budget earlier this year and I didn't know what would happened. I had less than a month to figure out how I was going to earn … Continue reading November “No Spend Month” Recap & Budget Planning for 2020.
Earlier this year, I shared what is means to me to have a "minimalist" home. Every minimalist has their own ideal of what minimalism in their home is - that's the beauty of it. Today, I wanted to share what each part of our home looks like as I don't think I ever shared each … Continue reading Minimalist Home Part II: House Tour.
I haven't done a "day in the life" post in a while, so I figured I share one in terms of a typical work day for me vs. a #momlife one. Don't worry, one of those are coming soon too. 😉 Typically, I have two to three of these work days each week and the … Continue reading Day In The Life: Work Day.
Just as with most things in life, decluttering is NOT a destination, it's a journey. Just because you declutter once, doesn't mean that is the end. You have to continue on with the process and be more mindful of the items that enter your home. Even though I had decluttered the kitchen earlier this year, … Continue reading Decluttering for the Holidays