For the Love Review + Giveaway

“Thank you, Maxi Dresses, for helping me appear dressed up, as though I really made an effort, but making me feel as if I’m wearing a nightgown in public.  You are basically crotchless yoga pants, and I salute you.” –excerpt from “For the Love” By Jen Hatmaker I feel like nothing would better prepare you […]

Faithfully

And lovin’ an oilman Ain’t always what it’s supposed to be Oh, girl, you stand by me I’m forever yours Faithfully My rough and tough Oilman was serenading me in a voicemail.  He took it upon himself to change some of the lyrics and he sang “Faithfully” to me.  I ate it up like it […]

Tired, Frazzled Moms Will Relate to ‘Blank Space’ Parody

I’m tired. I like Starbucks {maybe more than I should}, and I might even like Taylor Swift. I can relate to the WhatsUpsMoms parody of “Blank Space” a little too much, other than I don’t look that polished and cute first thing in the morning… or ever. I just returned home after dragging my two […]

Oilfield Thankfulness

Something to be thankful for… I am thankful for this wonderful, crazy, stressful, exciting Oilfield Life. It has its ups and downs, but overall the oilfield has provided my family with a great life. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I’m going to list some things that I am thankful for. 1. I’m thankful for my […]

Pinterest Roundup- Fabulously Fall Edition

First, thank you so much to everyone who read and commented on my post last week. At the moment I have nothing new to report. My husband will be home this weekend and we will figure out how to proceed next with the goal being an oilfield position that let’s us be together as a […]

Calling All Whovians

WARNING: It’s about to get a little geeky up in here.  I’ve never really been a fan of sci-fi type shows that usually generate cult followings. I’m more of a reality TV type of gal, as I’ve written about in a previous post. Thanks to a friend, all of that has changed. I have officially […]

Summer Reads

I love books. Ever since I can remember, bliss has been reading a good book with nothing important to do. My mom often remarks that the reason my eye sight is as bad as it is now is because of all of the reading I would do after she had told me to go to […]

We’re All Pinners: My Favorite Pinterest Accounts

Pinterest seems to elicit strong feelings from people — especially women. Love it vs hate it. It sets unrealistic expectations vs I get all my best ideas off of Pinterest. There are people who refuse to join (good for them!), and people who maybe need an intervention. 😉 I really enjoy Pinterest. I actually meal […]

Pinterest Round-Up: Things to Make you Giggle

It’s bad enough it’s Monday, but to make things worse, it’s the first Monday after the time change. If you didn’t lose an hour of sleep this weekend due to Daylight Savings Time, I’m envious. The only way to get through days like this (you know, where my eyes don’t want to stay open and […]

The Many Ways To Show Him Your LOVE

  As I got to work this morning and was scrolling through my calendar it hit me, holy crap Valentines Day is in TWO WEEKS! I feel like we just came up for air from Christmas and New Years and already we are looking at mid-February! Since a lot of us live our lives in […]