Tonight's guest post is from Ellen, who blogs at Thrifty & Chic Mom. Ellen's perspective is timely, coming off the heels of my Leap of Faith post.
First of all I want to say thanks for the opportunity to share about being a SAHM; it is the best … [Keep reading…]
Other than discovering that we left the van in the driveway all night... with two doors wide open... and the garage door open... with my camera in a cup holder... (and found everything this morning just as we left it) there's nothing exciting … [Keep reading…]
My cousin earned a purple ribbon at the county fair for this yummy recipe, which I copied straight from our family beef cookbook.
1 pound hamburger
1 package taco seasoning
12 oz. salsa
(8) 6-inch flour tortillas
2 cups … [Keep reading…]
Hear ye, hear ye -- for the first time in her two years of life, our little girl is sleeping past 6:30 AM, and we are soaking it up! Busy days, late nights (ballgames, catching fireflies, traveling), and late mornings. When we have late mornings I … [Keep reading…]
Catch up on the rest of the Mommy, Come Home series here.
Sometimes, you just don't know. You could crunch the numbers forever. They may never add up even with the most prudent, the most frugal lifestyles.
One year after we decided I should … [Keep reading…]
I had another post in mind for tonight, but a small detour on my way to the computer completely derailed my thoughts.
Leaving my son's room after tucking him in, I glanced in the girls' room. Seeing my 6 year old's empty bed, I walked in the room … [Keep reading…]
1. I'm not at BlogHer in Chicago this weekend, and I'm okay with that. No laptop, no iPhone, no new wardrobe... I wouldn't have fit in anyway. ;-) Although I do enjoy meeting fellow bloggers, I'll sit this one out. And if I get a chance, I might … [Keep reading…]
Last weekend we enjoyed a quick overnighter in Kansas City. It is rare that we need a hotel room... like one night a year rare... but for this occasion, we did.
While printing out mapquest information, I noticed a Priceline ad and clicked … [Keep reading…]