5 on Friday {Island Life}

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Hello!  Happy Friday!  This is the third night in a row my baby has slept through the night, so I’m feeling good and got up early.  I’m getting some ‘me time’ to drink my tea and write a Friday blog post!   1.  I was driving around my Island yesterday trying to get my kids… Read more »

Early to Rise {5 on Friday}

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I can’t get back to sleep for some reason so I finally got up and put water on to boil for some tea and you guys will actually get a five on Friday post today!  I’m going to be regretting only getting 5 hours of sleep later but at least it’s Friday!  It also feels… Read more »

New Years Goals 2017

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Happy New Year to all!  2017 is going to be a crazy year for my little family.  I’m enjoying hanging out in Indiana for a little while, but will be happy to join Matt in Alameda, CA the middle of this month and start our lives out there.  For the first Friday of the New… Read more »

Beach tips {Five on Friday}

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If you missed it, I posted about our beach trip for Labor day weekend yesterday.  Today I’m going to share with you 5 tips I found useful for a short weekend with kids.  I’m also going to apply these for next time we make it to the mountains.   1. Prepare as much food ahead… Read more »

Five on Friday

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1.  Announcement In case you missed it, I announced on Monday that baby # 2 is on his/her way!  Due December 12th.  We couldn’t be more excited about this and the fact that I’m finally feeling better is such a relief.  Of course next up is heart burn, and being uncomfortable…but I can’t wait to… Read more »

Life Lately {5 on Friday}

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This spring has been pretty busy and my blog has taken a back seat to the craziness.  Things on the blog should be picking up in the next few weeks as I will have a lot more to share (and summer break is 3 weeks away!)  Here are a few things that has been going… Read more »

5 on Friday {Happy Things}

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Today I’m linking up for my 5 on Friday to tell you the 5 things that have been making me happy lately.   1. New Rug! I ordered this rug a month ago and we finally got to pick it up last week.  I am completely in love.  I love the way it feels on… Read more »

Stomach Bug {5 on Friday}

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I am so glad it’s Friday.  You’d think since I had two days off work this week, I wouldn’t be needing Friday so bad, but staying home with a sick, fussy child just may be more exhausting then going to work.   1. Blog links ups So I’ve been reading mommy blogs for a long… Read more »

Quick trip to Indy {5 on Friday}

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1. Home sweet 1st home Today we are heading to Indiana to get our house we own there ready for renters.  When I moved to North Carolina 6 years ago, we started renting out our house.  It’s in a great neighborhood for 20 something professionals just out of college.  We decided to keep it and… Read more »

Hurry up Spring! {5 on Friday}

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  1.  Spring Fever It’s only February, but I’ve been having some major spring fever.  Luckily I live in NC and spring actually is just around the corner.  We’ve had a couple 60+ degree days lately and that’s been making me want spring even more.  I’m so ready for it to get warm and stay… Read more »