creating home, Faith, Homemaking, Uncategorized

Creating Home: Make Spending Time with God a Priority

Being a work away wife I know I struggle with trying to stay on top of spending quality time with God. It's not that I don't want to or even that I don't try but I don't always succeed in my endeavors and sadly more times then not God get placed on the back burner.… Continue reading Creating Home: Make Spending Time with God a Priority

finding normal, Homemaking

Finding Normal Week 4: Remembering the Reason for It

Cooking, cleaning, shopping, tidying up, scheduling, planning, stressing, being a housewife is a truly exhausting task. Think about it. You want to have a perfectly lovely little home. Clean and tidy. Everything in it's place. I delicious hot meal on the table for your family. You want to do all these wonderful things. But it is exhausting… Continue reading Finding Normal Week 4: Remembering the Reason for It

Marriage, relationships

Sometimes Valentine’s Day Sucks

Since Valentines Day fell on a Tuesday (my normal posting day) You get a two for one this week! If you were waiting for week 2 of Finding Normal don't worry you didn't miss it. It went LIVE Monday. Here is a link in case you didn't see it Now on with V-Day so... Happy… Continue reading Sometimes Valentine’s Day Sucks

finding normal, Homemaking

Finding Normal Week 2: Cleaning House

Nothing is ever quite as wonderful as waking up to a clean home. No dishes to be washed and the laundry all put away. Nothing says good morning better, well except maybe a good morning kiss from your love ;). Really though, we have all seen those commercials. The ones where the mom is up… Continue reading Finding Normal Week 2: Cleaning House

Homemaking

Excitement and Anxiety

Happy Tuesday everyone! In just 24 days SugarBear and I will be the proud owners of our first home. I am so excited. With all the excitement does come some drawback. First, how much I don't want to move because I am going to miss living with my in laws. Second, my anxiety. Yes I… Continue reading Excitement and Anxiety

Marriage

Gratitude instead of Attitude

Oh how easy it is to take the little things and be aggravated. I have been begging my husband to hang some shelves I got for a couple of weeks. Well he finally did while I was at work one day. You would think my first reaction would be yaya my shelves are up. Instead… Continue reading Gratitude instead of Attitude

Blogging

Find an Accountability Partner

Okay so you’re blogging and it is going okay. You have a few followers, you get at least a couple of views almost everyday. But you are struggling to stay motivated because you feel like everyone else’s blogs are just taking off and have so many followers and you are just struggling to come up… Continue reading Find an Accountability Partner

Scatter Brained Thoughts

Scatter Brained Thoughts

My sister in law is a writer, unpublished as of yet but hopefully not for much longer. Anyway she is a writer. A brilliant author actually for being so young and I have read her first book and it is a total can't put it down kind of book. She is so passionate about writing… Continue reading Scatter Brained Thoughts

Blogging

The Wonderful World of Blogging

Let’s talk about blogging for a moment. I just recently started my blogging endeavors and I will be honest…it can be really hard. I figured when I started it surely couldn’t be that difficult. You just write about something and post it and people read it. Right? Wrong! First you have to find something worthwhile… Continue reading The Wonderful World of Blogging

Homemaking

Christmas on a Budget

Finals Week is here which means after Friday I am FREE of school stress until spring! Granted life stress still exists but one less thing to worry about right. I planned on having a fun little post about budget friendly Christmas shopping but I completely blew my Christmas budget out of the water this year.… Continue reading Christmas on a Budget