How To: Save Money At Whole Foods

This weeks Whole Foods haul was pretty successful! I got out of there spending less than $200! That's for our family of six! For the entire week! That's an average of less than $1000 a month in groceries! If you're like most people, groceries are one of your biggest expenses. Over the last two years,…

What It’s Really Like Being A SAHM

When you have your first baby, and sometimes even your second, everyone wants to offer you advice and try to help you on your new journey of motherhood. The nurses help you feed and change your newborn baby, family members may offer to let you get a much needed nap, or close friends and family might cook you meals for when you come home from the hospital. But when you have your third or fourth or tenth, everyone assumes you know what you're doing, like you got this mom thing down. But if we're being honest, we all still don't know what we're doing and we'd like to cash in on that much needed nap please! Here's my day as a stay at home mom in a nutshell.

11 Date Nights In (when you have kids)

“Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves." Romans 12:10  Date nights are hard to come by with kids. But it's so important to keep them a priority for our relationships to grow. Blake and I make sure to have one date night a week (atleast!) It keeps us on the…

Homeschooling 101

Are you interested in homeschooling? Maybe traditional homeschooling? Unschooling, world schooling, or maybe even a mix of them all? If you're new to homeschooling like I was when I was given the opportunity to educate my children at home, you're probably wondering what the heck this all means. Before we left our little hometown with…