• It’s all about the Pink.

    Warning! This blog is about to get personal. If you can’t handle it, go type the word “kitties” into your Google search bar and go with that… If you are still with me, please love me through my imperfections. If you didn’t know already, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s kind of a big […]

  • Spelling City Recap

    Wow, I haven’t posted in 3 weeks! That tells you how my life has been! Busy busy busy with hardly anything to show for it! I told you that I’d let you know what my experience was with Spelling City, so here you go! For the past few weeks, we’ve been using this fun little […]

  • Spelling City

    I don’t know about you, but it seems like my kids have been struggling with spelling lately. We are all getting terribly bored of the daily mother/child fake spelling test routine. We are ready to change things up. I’ve been given a premium membership to VocabularySpellingCity.com for a candid, personal, online review. VocabularySpellingCity.com helps students […]

  • My first dutch braid {Gypsy Magpie}

    Going a Little Girly

    I was one of the lucky few to grow up with 5 younger brothers. I LOVED it! {It probably helped that I was a tomboy.} We played in the mud, caught lizards, lit spiders on fire, and blew up stuff. Life was dirty, sticky, and full of surprises. Flash forward a decade… I now have […]

  • Back to School

    It’s that time again… the time when most mothers rejoice! School starts tomorrow! No, you read that right, I said “most” mothers. Nope, I would not fit into that category. Why? Hmmm, maybe you missed all that “I’m not good at routine” blabber I’ve been spouting for the past few months, awkward. Anyhoo. I am […]

  • Our Best Bites Love {Gypsy Magpie}

    What’s for Dinner?

    Whenever I am faced with the “what’s for dinner?” dilemma, and I can’t come up with something on my own, I find myself turning to the lovely ladies at Our Best Bites. Every recipe I have ever tried from their website has been fantastic! I think it helps that Sara and Kate are mothers with young families. […]

  • Creating new traditions {Gypsy Magpie}

    August One- The Tradition

    OK, so here is another random confession… We really don’t have any of our OWN traditions. Yep, we’ve been married for 10 years and we don’t do anything unique to our own little family unit. I’m not sure why, other than the fact that between the two of us, we have a very large, loving, incredible, […]