Meal Planning Made Easy

Simplifying Sunday Series: Part IV Happy Sunday, Friends!  We are on chapter 3 of the book that inspired this series, Emily Ley’s Simplified Life: Tactical Tools for Intentional Living.  I am thrilled to be digging into a part of life with… Continue Reading

The Power of Simplifying

A Simplified Life by Emily Ley

 A Semi-intentional Amazon Purchase I started reading A Simplified Life: Tactical Tools for Intentional Living this week.    I am organized-ish and felt like I could probably get by with some tips from [author] Emily Ley’s Instagram feed [@emilyley], but my… Continue Reading

The Mom-i-form

mom-i-form: (mom-i-fawrm) n: an identifying outfit or style of dress worn by moms (perhaps several times a week) while they run errands and tend to the never-ending needs of their children.   The mom uniform, you know, the one you throw… Continue Reading

They Say It’s Your Birthday

Photo Cred: Leslie Rodriguez I won’t even begin to lie to you.  I won’t sugarcoat it at all.  This last week has been trying.  Not with our newborn baby who hit a growth spurt this week.  Not with our 2… Continue Reading

Stay Forever Young // That Mom Life

I told myself I wasn’t going to write anything because I had likely expressed all the love I feel for a boy who is asleep in bed, just hours away from turning 4 years old.  I told myself, I’ll just… Continue Reading

A Super First Birthday Party

It’s only taken me 3 years to sit down and blog about the birthday party that would set the precedent for all my children’s parties to come.     I don’t know what I was thinking.  I was excited to… Continue Reading

My Favorite Things // MNI Party

I’ve really been feeling the Holiday Party FOMO this year and yesterday, when I logged into Facebook, I had a friendly little reminder that a year ago, I hosted a Mom’s Night In “Favorite Things” party.  It may have added… Continue Reading

A Year//That Mom Life

Why are first birthdays such a milestone moment for mothers?  It’s not as if our worries are over, far from it; they have only just begun.  Ahead are big caution signs with bold warnings of dangers such as broken hearts,… Continue Reading