So let me start by saying that I have been to many Gender Reveal parties and loved every one of them. I think they are so fun and exciting (when hosted the right way). If you had one or are planning one please don’t think I am bashing the idea because I definitely am NOT.… Continue reading For those like me that don’t want a Gender Reveal Party!
I originally saw an idea like this on Pinterest and decided to make a few boxes of my own. This random act of kindness is fun to create, cheap, and guaranteed to make someone smile. I found the yellow cardboard boxes at Target and most of the items inside were on the $1-$3 aisle. They… Continue reading Box of Sunshine
Happy Monday! Or should I say “happy 1st Monday Night Football / post NFL Sunday / everyone at work thinks they should be coaching in the NFL”. Finally, football season is here. I don’t know what we even do in the South on Sunday’s when it’s not football season. Actually I do know, we talk about how we… Continue reading WHO DAT
This is so easy you will laugh!! Taco Soup is one of my favorite meals to eat and to make. There are 100 different recipes to follow for Taco Soup (and I have never tried one that I didn’t like). I have tried many different recipes but this one I make in the crock pot… Continue reading The cheap & lazy way to make Taco Soup
You might be surprised to know that: I grew up in the South. I am the oldest sibling. I am the only female sibling. AND I STILL AM NO GOOD AT COOKING!!! Even though I am no Paula Dean I still give cooking a good effort from time to time. When you are single and… Continue reading I’m No Paula Dean
Let me start this by saying that “morning” sickness is a crock of shit. For me it was more like morning, mid-morning, lunch time, and afternoon sickness. My guess is some male doctor somewhere called it morning sickness to trick pregnant women into thinking… Continue reading The first trimester (sparing you all the details): There is nothing “glowing” or “miraculous” about morning sickness:
Where it all began for me and Mav: For me, this pregnancy journey begins on New Year’s Day 2015. I am sitting at my mom’s house feeling extremely hung over and full. All of us (mom, stepdad, brother, sister-in-law, niece, matt) were basically rolling around in pain from all the drinking the… Continue reading The Calm Before the Storm
To be perfectly honest… I think I am starting this blog due to the fact that I am getting very anxious / nervous about being a first time mommy next month! I have all of this built up energy and no where to make use of any of it. Well… not really physical energy, more like… Continue reading Why on earth did I decide to blog?