The Key To A Successful Marriage

This post contains affiliate links. As it stands, about half of all marriages end in divorce. The military lifestyle can wreak havoc on a marriage if a good foundation is not set first. Being married to a soldier, and having this be my second marriage, I want this one to be my last. So I’ve gotten … [Read more…]

Why I Hate The Label Stay At Home Mom

Why I Hate The Label Stay At Home Mom- Why this phrase makes me cringe |

The label “stay at home mom” is one that I do not consider accurately represents us women who are with our kids all day. I absolutely cringe every single time I hear it. Now I’m going to tell you why. I’m a mom of two, and I consider myself incredibly blessed to have the opportunity … [Read more…]

7 DIY Valentine’s Day Decor Idea’s

7 DIY Valentine's Day Decor Idea's-- I turned items I already had on hand into a way to add some valentines love to our house |

This post contains affiliate links.     I love to celebrate holiday’s, of all kinds! I start the decorating about a month out, and I really like to make as much of our decor as I can. Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, so today I’m going to share a few of those DIY’s with all … [Read more…]

Kid Friendly Craft- Snowfall Tracker

Kid Friendly Craft- Snowfall Tracker-- Track the snowfall accumulation in your yard with this kid friendly craft! Perfect for budding meteroligists, and only costs about $5! |

This post may contain affiliate links, for more information, please visit our disclosure policy.  It’s been a nice mid 40 degrees here in the north country for a couple of days now, and boy oh boy does it feel nice! I know it won’t last long though, and I know that the next snowfall is … [Read more…]

Travel Tuesday- Ruidoso & Cloudcroft, NM

Travel Tuesday- Ruidoso & Cloudcroft, NM-- Why we chose this destination for our honeymoon |

This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please visit our disclosure policy.    A Monthly Series I want to try out something new with this blog! A monthly series, showcasing fun places I’ve been to or events I’ve attended. I am so blessed to be a part of a lifestyle that allows me … [Read more…]

5 Military Care Package Ideas

5 Military Care Package Idea's-- Dress up those boring box flaps into something a little more festive! Includes links to recipes and printables |

This post may contain affiliate links, for more information, visit our disclosure policy. My marriage has had a turbulent start to say the least. Six days after our wedding, my husband had to report to Fort Hood while I stayed behind for a month for the packers and movers. After a blissful 4-5 months together, … [Read more…]

DIY Basic Double Layer Neck Gaiter

DIY Basic Double Layer Neck Gaiter-- You can make this in under 30 minutes for less than $1!|

This post may contain affiliate links, this is no way alters my views or opinions.   After having a snow break for a couple of weeks, winter has decided to return with a vengeance  here in the north country. Just in time for my soldier to return to work after our Christmas leave. For Christmas my … [Read more…]

DIY Photo Pen Block

DIY Photo Pen Block-- This make's a great gift! |

The links in this post may be affiliated. I hope you all had a very merry Christmas! I took two weeks off from writing and crafting to enjoy my holiday in Vermont with all of my wonderful in-laws. I feel so very lucky to look forward to, rather than dread, spending time with all of … [Read more…]

DIY Hidden Tab Curtains

DIY Hidden Tab Curtains-- With a few materials and a sewing machine, these can be made in under an hour! |

Some links in this post are monetized by  affiliated.  With only 2 days until Thanksgiving, I’ve been running around like crazy trying to get as many projects done as possible. The first time my in-laws were here visiting we had just moved in, our household goods had just arrived and were all still in boxes. … [Read more…]