Our third anniversary has already come and gone, like a week ago! Cord is still in college and finals tend to fall right around our anniversary each year, so this one was no exception. He was gone that day at work and then school for his last presentation, but he did come home for lunch … Continue reading Our 3rd Anniversary!
It's 11 PM and my day is finally coming to a close. The day was full of busy-ness. It was filled with messes, cries, tantrums, disciplining, boo-boos, and more messes. But it was also full of smiles, giggles, hugs, kisses, cuddles, and more smiles. I feel like I did it all today. My feet tell … Continue reading Finding Peace in the Hard Days of Motherhood
Hello, friends! Today I want to share with you a little bit of what a typical morning for me looks like. I think it's good to have a comfortable rhythm to start your day off well, and while I'm definitely not the schedule-loving, everything-is-planned-ahead type of person, I do like to at least start each … Continue reading My Morning Routine As a SAHM
Since getting married a little over a year ago, I've learned so much about my husband, and I'm still learning new things about him every single day. When two people get married and begin their lives together, it takes some getting used to, for sure. You each have your own habits, personalities, likes and … Continue reading Learn to Speak Your Husband’s Love Language
My husband and I have been married now for just over ten months. I would say, "My, how time flies!" but then the wonderful couples who have been married for much longer than that will just think, "Yeah. Blink and you'll be wondering where the past thirty-plus years went." Marriage is every bit as beautiful … Continue reading What I’ve Learned About Marriage So Far
We've only been married a little over two months, but after preparing meals for two people nearly every day, my favorite recipe --so far-- that I've tried for the two of us is Easy Creamy Tomato Pasta. It's kind of a twist on spaghetti and tomato soup, and it's really easy and yummy. I've made it twice, … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Easy Creamy Tomato Pasta
Last week I was in the mood for apple pie, so on Tuesday night I made the dough and the next night when I got home from babysitting and my amazing husband was making supper, I started whipping it right up. My favorite cook book to use is The Better Homes and Gardens Cook Book, … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Apple Pie
What better way to begin the weekly Tuesday cooking posts than with a brownies recipe, don't you think? You just simply can't go wrong with chocolate! One of my favorite desserts to make is brownies, so I decided to share this one first off.What you'll need: •2 1-ounce squares unsweetened chocolate (equivalent to 6 tablespoons … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Perfect Brownies