Gifts that Give Back: Part 2

If you haven’t read Part 1 of this series, I encourage you to go back and read it. There are some great companies covered in that part as well. Krochet Kids – Backpack Something I have been wanting for a while was a backpack I could use as a purse and a diaper bag. Now that we have two kids and the Roarinator is a wild one it has been difficult to carry a big diaper bag and a purse. I searched several charities/fair trade and finally decided on the Ridgeview from Krochet Kids. Something that is really cool about […]

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Gifts that Give Back: Part 1

If anyone is still out there…HI!…thanks for continuing to come back to my little corner of the internet. I know I keep saying I’m going to keep up with this blog on a regular basis and I promise that day is coming! I just need to get through this month. I’m swamped at work, the Hubs is working mandatory 50 hour weeks and I have jury duty! Not to mention we are trying to get our house ready to sell. Good news, though, I survived the holidays and since you are here I’m guessing you survived as well! Yay us! […]

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Where has Christmas gone?

I know I’ve been gone for awhile again but I am trying really hard to come back and make this a regular thing! Right now I feel a little bit like Charlie Brown or Cindy Lou Who. I am trying to remember the true meaning of Christmas and trying to figure out where Christmas went. First and foremost, Christmas is about the birth of Jesus Christ. I think a lot of us have forgotten this along the way and failed to pass it on to our kids. I would love to know how many children out there know that Christmas […]

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Faith

I have to preface this post by mentioning a blog I have been reading for a little while now called Lovely Little Things, which is written by an amazing and talented woman named Jessica. She works two jobs and is going to school for Speech Language Pathology and still finds time to maintain a blog. She has been such an inspiration to me and her posts were what really turned everything around for me. She talked about slowing down, living in the present, taking time for yourself and so much more that really hit home. Those were the exact things […]

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