Whew! What a week

Hmmm, the words I could use to describe the last week of my life are as follows: Awesome. Amazing.  Fun. Crazy. Emotional. Confusing. Happy. Hilarious. Life-Changing. Yeah. I’ve been busy. While you will be sad to know that I haven’t been busy crafting or sewing or anything, you may enjoy the fact … Read more

Fashion from a 4 year old

My daughter is the ultimate girly girl. She loves pink. She plays Barbies. She is obsessed with Disney Princesses. She loves playing with her kitchen set. She thinks she is actually going to turn into a mermaid when she gets bigger. She’s already a great little mommy. And she loves to dress … Read more

Birthday goodies from my kids

Birthday goodies from my kids-jpeg

Yesterday was my birthday. I turned 28. As I get older I realize more and more that I have no desire to really celebrate my birthday at all. In fact, this year I completely forgot about it until just a few days before. The cool thing though is that my husband’s birthday … Read more

Fun summer activity: Make a fort!

It’s finally summer break in our house. For most people that means every day is spent pool side, at the lake, camping, going to the water park, or even just playing in the backyard in a kiddie pool. That was us…last year. And every year before that.  But now? Well, we live … Read more

Mother’s Day

Happy early Mother’s Day to all of the mommies & mommy bloggers out there!  I hope you are having a lovely Mother’s Day weekend with your family & loved ones. We finally got some sunshine today so I took my little ones to the park! Sadly, Daddy has to work weekend so … Read more

Getting to know the REAL me

I figured now was a good time to spill my guts. I would like to maybe clear up any preconceived notions that anyone might have about me or my family. I just want to get this out of the way. I know I have a lot of tattoos. I know this interests … Read more

What a crazy week!

It’s been a crazy 10 days or so in my house.  First of all, I’ve been plagued by migraines a lot lately. It’s been making it really hard to get anything done because there are days where it’s been so bad that I’ve been throwing up & can hardly get off the … Read more

What a crazy week!

It’s been a crazy 10 days or so in my house.  First of all, I’ve been plagued by migraines a lot lately. It’s been making it really hard to get anything done because there are days where it’s been so bad that I’ve been throwing up & can hardly get off the … Read more

Sometimes you need a time out

Hey, remember me? Yeah, me, Melissa. Sometimes a time out is all that you need to get your butt back into gear. I took a much needed break from technology (not just blogging) and I feel much better now. Life was getting hectic, busy, and stressful and I felt like I was having … Read more

Sometimes you need a time out

Hey, remember me? Yeah, me, Melissa. Sometimes a time out is all that you need to get your butt back into gear. I took a much needed break from technology (not just blogging) and I feel much better now. Life was getting hectic, busy, and stressful and I felt like I was having … Read more