• Y’all let’s talk Montana. It’s our home state. I was born and raised. My hubby grew up visiting family, moved after high school, and has since claimed it as his home. It’s nick named “The last best place.” Because, it’s absolutely beautiful. It needs to be on your bucket list. And, a few weeks ago… [Continue Reading]

    Ronan Roadtrip to Montana : Driving from CA to MT
  • Happy Saturday friends! We’ve been back to the real world for almost two weeks.If you follow along on social media, you know we were back in our home state mid July. I’ll share more this next week! And, it’s been kind of hard to get back in the rhythm. The boys were off the walls.… [Continue Reading]

    Ronan Family Update: We’re still military for five more years!
  • First off, I have a little bit of a beef. Why did no one warn you that when you become an adult there is so much to take care of before a road trip?! Like, no one said you’ll pay rent, electric, groceries, and oh yeah you have to scrub your walls before you leave… [Continue Reading]

    How I Prepped The House for a Two Week Vacation: A two week cleaning checklist
  • Y’all. I have some sad news. My kids ruined Target for me. I know. I know. I’ll wait a minute for that to soak in. And, for you to regain composure.

    My Kids Ruined Target For Me
  • Today I fretted about what to post on Instagram. I hadn’t taken any pictures worthy to be in one of the little squares in six days! I had to post something! Scrolling through my Facebook albums to find a “good enough picture”. I suddenly stopped. So, what if I don’t have something to share every… [Continue Reading]

    Practicing Contentment
  • Today is my birthday! Which isn’t quite as exciting as it used to be. Now, it’s just another year older. And, closer to lying about your age. As silly as it is, all of my adult life, in my head I’d always thought “no way I’m actually this age. Aren’t I like 18?! Who put… [Continue Reading]

    25 Things I’ve Learned On My 25th Birthday
  • One Trick That Turns Brushing Teeth from a Disaster to a Breeze  

    One Trick to Change Brushing Teeth from a Disaster to a Breeze
  • I am hardly a shopper. All of my paycheck goes to food. So, while I’m dropping at least a $125 a week, it’s not on anything fun. Yay family of four stuff. I wouldn’t even know where to begin putting together a Mother’s Day Gift Guide. For this mama anything coffee or Target, to be… [Continue Reading]

    My Dream Mother’s Day
  • So, um, hi. Where has the beginning of 2018 gone? For starting off with the world’s longest month, the rest has flown in a blur of nothingness. I’ve been fairly quiet around here, as I’ve just been stuck. If the boys don’t do anything to make me have a Mom ah-ha, a whole week, or… [Continue Reading]

    Seven Self Care Goals I Have This Spring
  • To be honest I didn’t budget for Easter at all. It was an “oh yeah, I have to do baskets now that I have kids” second thought. Did it sneak up on you to? I’m not very creative and being so last minute it was tempting to just buy a premade basket and call it… [Continue Reading]

    A Budget Friendly Easter Basket They’ll Actually Use That You Can Make Today