Spreading Kindness with Del Monte

This post has been sponsored by Del Monte. All thoughts and opinions are my own. So … the last few months … am I right? Things have been craaazy! There has been one constant though. I’m constantly wondering how I can be a better parent. A better mom. A better educator. A better comforter. I […]

Fave T-Shirt Dresses

Summer wardrobes guys, it’s tough. Sweaty, sweaty, and sweaty. It’s tricky when you’re trying to remain modest, yet not sweat your baguettes off. That’s why the T-shirt dress is a fantastic invention. They’re breezy and long enough for me, yet not too long. Long enough is definitely a necessity because if I bend overย ย (any mother […]

Life is Good with Darigold Fit

Life has been good. And crazy. And different. And wonderful. And unknown. And happy. Mostly happy. We are so happy to be back together as a family. Even if our life looks different than it did when Mr. E left. It looks different regardless of COVID because he was gone for 70% of a year […]

Why I hate it when you tell me “I could never do that.”

I have wanted to put these words on paper for years now. But I am not Louisa May Alcott. I am not eloquent or poetic. And I use phrases like “totes” and “I can’t even”. I’d rather appeal to my readers’ humor than their “feels”. But this has weighed on my heart heavy, especially during […]

“Me Time” during Isolation + GIVEAWAY

What crazy times we are living in … am I right? My daily stresses went from getting the kids to school on time and planning a homecoming to the kids using too much toilet paper and how many hours are actually in a day? I used to know it was 24 … now I’m convinced […]

Kids General Conference Worksheet

I have never been more excited for a session of General Conference as I am for this one. I have never felt more ready to hear what the leaders of our church have to say. I have never felt like my life was in more turmoil and, never have I ever needed guidance, confirmation and […]

DIY Wainscoting/ Board and Batten

I literally never thought I would be writing a “home-improvement post”. I am not Tim Allen. I’m more like the first little pig, who built her house out of straw. I’ve never used power tools, I am the queen of cutting corners, and hate slivers with a burning passion. That makes me the world’s worst […]

Best Online Sales

I’m not exactly sure why I am online shopping currently. Sounds like I am not going to have anywhere to go or anyone to see … for like … forever. So realistically I could stay in my pajamas forever. But something about being stuck at home and spending all the money I don’t have makes […]

Resources for Quarantine with Kids

So. 2020. Am I right? What a year this has been. And to think that I have handled all this garbage without my husband! I am so ready for him to be home and dealing with this madness with me. But unfortunately, it seems like the madness will end up delaying him. And the word […]

Letterboard Quotes

Of all the things I create, the letterboard quotes seem to get the most love on the old Instagram! And for good reason. I am freaking funny! … If I do say so myself ๐Ÿ˜‰ I’m going to keep making them, because you guys keep lovin’ on them. “If you build it, they will come.” […]