Yellow {Makes Her Happy}

I’ve held many titles in my life thus far. Many of them were given. Some of them I worked very hard for. Most of them I prayed for. All of them I dreamed of. Well, not all of them. I was born a daughter, granddaughter, great-granddaughter and niece. I was then blessed with title of […]

I Hope You Know

I don’t know if it is the sweet holiday season, or the fact that I’ve been a stay-at-home-mom for almost a full year now, or if it has finally hit me how quickly my baby girl is growing up, but I’ve found myself in a sentimental state lately that I can’t seem to shake. Maybe […]

8 Things All Kids Need To Know

Kids drive me nuts these days. (Or maybe it’s parents that drive me nuts). Many children spend more time playing on the i-pad than they do playing outside…and it shows. They aren’t learning to communicate or relate to others. Granted, every kid is going to spend some of their time in front of the TV, […]

My Little Girl

You’re beautiful baby from the outside in Chase your dreams but always know the road That’ll lead you home again Go on, take on this whole world But to me you know you’ll always be, my little girl ~Tim McGraw- My Little Girl When our daughter was born in 2009, my entire world changed. I […]

Stain Recipes, Anyone?

  When my oilfield man (OFM) is away on his hitch our three year old daughter always wants to sleep in bed with me. I know some of the other Mommys of the world would frown on this, but I love having our daughter sleep in bed and snuggle with me when hubby is away. […]

The LOVE Of An Oilfield Daddy’s Girl

  There is no denying the special bond between a father and his daughter and in our family it is no different. Our daughter has been a Daddy’s girl since day one, but over the past three and a half years I have slowly watched her become an oilfield (OF) Daddy’s girl. Even as a […]

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 […]

Are We Ready For A Second Baby?

  Are we ready for a second baby? Lately the looming question on everyone’s mind is when my husband and I having another baby. If you have read my bio than you know that I am the lucky Mama to only one sweet little adorable girl; however that sweet little princess is already almost four! […]

My kids are driving me nuts!

I love my kids. I live for my kids. A day never goes by that I am not truly thankful for the opportunity to be a stay at home mom. What a blessing it is! I cannot stress enough how thankful I am for this life. Now, after that nice little disclaimer, I just gotta […]

Third Trimester Essentials

I thought it would be fun to share some of the things I’ve been loving as I settle into this third trimester of pregnancy. I mentioned it in my last post, but this pregnancy has been really different for me. I’m not sure I’m quite as tired as I was the first time around, but […]