Y’all, this has been A WEEK. I haven’t even blogged because I kept writing this beautiful blog in my head and well, the ending hasn’t quite happened beautifully yet. The truth is, we have had a hard week. Rory has a lot to learn about self control and not needing to get vengeance in every… Read More Fixer Friday? : Simple fixes and Kindergarten woes
When we lived in Savannah I started on a bathroom re-do project but never got completely done. I was so terrified to paint the bathroom cabinets that I left them be the light wood color I hated and resented overtime I looked at them. Our home now has those same cabinets and I’ve stared at… Read More Fixer Friday : Bathroom Cabinets Edition
Last week was the very first week of having a kid in “big kid school” and I navigated it well, I think. This week, not so much. For starters, let us talk about carpool. Also known as the bane of my existence. Here is the deal about carpool that I just CANNOT UNDERSTAND. People get… Read More breakfast ain’t free, baby.
I’m excited to start a new series on the blog today called “Fixer Fridays”. Here’s the deal. I love to fix things up. Give me the nastiest piece of furniture and I will find a way for it to be revived. Show me a house that looks like a dump and I don’t see the… Read More Fixer Fridays : China Cabinet Edition
Since Rory’s school is starting later than normal the first week and she actually had the day off today for staggered enrollment, Andy took Ryder to school yesterday. Mainly because Rory was still asleep at 7:20 which was shocking enough but then she ended up sleeping until 8:37. DID YOU READ THAT CORRECTLY?! YES YOU… Read More “Yep, got played by a 4 year old.”
It is finally here. The day she has been counting down for over a year…. and no I’m not even kidding about that. Rory is a Kindergartner. It took four outfit changes last night for her to finally decide on this outfit. And I am not gonna lie- I could not have been more… Read More Rory goes to Kindergarten.
Andy’s been without a car all week and today as I was driving home from dropping him off at work I started to literally laugh out loud at the memory of another time Andy was without a car. Or actually I was without a car. So here is a little Throwback Thursday story for you… Read More #TBT: trip to the donut shop. (alt title: pregnant cravings were fierce)
If you would have told me a few years ago that I would get to the point where I could say that we have truly had the best summer ever, I would have laughed in your face. I mean, I can’t believe how fast time has gone now that I’m in this stage. I spent… Read More summer is coming to an end.
About a week and a half ago, an event happened that left me devastated and feeling hopeless. I won’t get into the details because 1) it isn’t important to anyone else and 2) I want to protect people that I love (and myself)- just know that I’m not being dramatic when I say this is… Read More use this for something great
We have had one of those weeks where some days seemed long but now it is Friday and I don’t even know where the days have gone to. Y’all. Summer is almost over. How did it happen so quickly?! Where did the summer go?! I mean I literally cannot believe it is coming to an… Read More where did the summer go? and a creepy child story