For months I have tried to get the money together to keep my house. Despite my best efforts, I couldn’t do it. Sometimes your best isn’t good enough. So here I am a 30 year old mom of three, moving back in with my parents. This is not an ideal situation. I am having to… Continue reading Moving
I love the library. It is such a good resource for families. I am to the point in my life where I can’t afford to spend any extra money on entertainment. Our public library has so many things to offer for us. Books- Well obviously, right? Books for me and the boys. Also, how to books.… Continue reading Library
You know you have kids when it has been the hardest day you’ve had in a while and you just want bedtime at 5pm. Yeah, it’s been one of those days. First E turned over an entertainment center on top of him. I am so thankful that he is not hurt. Here is my PSA:… Continue reading Squash Assault
Tonight while visiting my parents E decided to shove a jelly bean up his nose. I knew it was coming but hoping they would be the kids that wouldn’t put things in their nose. Holy cow! It freaked me out! Then while cleaning out our rather messy car, I let the boys watch TV in… Continue reading Jelly Beans and Strong Willed Children
Yesterday was the big day. The day the boys met my new boyfriend. I was nervous. What if they don’t like him? What if he doesn’t like them? Our whole future was to be determined by this meeting. I promised my kids I would never be with anyone they don’t like and approve of. He… Continue reading Are You My New Daddy?
My growing family loves kombucha, a fermented tea with many health benefits! We love it to the point we were dropping lots of money on it each week. Well, being the badass broke mama I am, I decided to do as many of our friends do and brew our own. I started last Friday our… Continue reading Kombucha Fail/Win
This is what I woke up to! After several attempts of asking and at one point begging the boys to clean their mess and them refusing, I helped them clean it. Each boy got to pick 10 toys that were special or brought them joy. Everything else had to go. We got rid of 6… Continue reading When you use logical consequences