Shopping

While most days are filled with tickle fights and smiles some days can be hard. When Jace is fussy, or tired, or just doesn’t feel good our days can be kind of rough. Patrick works two jobs so of most days it’s just me and Jace. Today I decided to get the grocery shopping out of the way before Patrick got home. BIG MISTAKE! Most of the time we go together but then it is so late by the time[Read more]

Easy Crock Pot Jalapeno Mac and Cheese

So yesterday I attempted to make Mac and Cheese for the first time. It came out pretty good and it was soooo easy to make. Yesterday was me and Patrick’s 4th anniversary. We have been so busy running around lately that we decided to stay home tonight and go out to dinner on Saturday when he is off. So we had sausage and mac and cheese. There is a small place by Patrick’s work that always puts jalapeno in the[Read more]

Crock Pot Pork Pot Roast

Last night we had pork pot roast for dinner.  I’ve said this before but i love how easy crock pot meals can be.  You can just throw it together in the morning or at nap time and it will be ready when things are getting busy around dinner time. Crock Pot Pork Pot Roast Pork Roast potatoes Carrots Lemon Pepper Salt Beef Broth It’s so easy just put the pork roast in the crock pot, sprinkle with lemon pepper and[Read more]

Jace’s Trip to the Zoo!

On Saturday we took Jace to the zoo for the first time. He LOVED it! he always likes going and walking around places and he loved seeing all the animals.  We loved seeing the look of amazement on his face when the monkeys were jumping around right in front of him. Right when we walked through the entrance it started raining on us.  Jace was on top on Patrick’s shoulders and by the time we ducked into the aquarium room[Read more]

Why blog?

I’m not a writer.  I suck at spelling and grammar.  But I’ve always liked writing down my thoughts and I’m always writing Patrick little notes.  Patrick and I have even started writing letters to Jace in the cards we get him for holidays.  We hope to keep doing it every year and that one day he will love reading them. I’ve always followed a few peoples blogs and when I had Jace I started following even more! I liked knowing[Read more]

Ispy May 2014 Review

Yay! I’m so excited that I got my first Ispy bag in on Thursday! For those of you that don’t know, Ispy is a subscription makeup box that sends you 4 or 5 items to try every month. I signed up because I wanted to build up my makeup collection and try out new things.  I’m not really makeup savvy and usually just wear the basics when I wear makeup at all. I love all the new makeup styles that[Read more]

Easy Healthy Crock pot Chicken and Rice

Everyone loves a crock pot meal. They always seem to be so simple and everything always comes out so tender and yummy. I’ve been trying to come up with some healthy meal ideas for my family and a few weeks ago I just threw some things in the crock pot and it turned out so good! We have had it several times since then and I wanted to share the recipe. Chicken breasts (i used frozen but I’m sure fresh[Read more]

Daydreaming….

Right now I’m watching my newly one year old attack a box of Pampers and possibly eating lint off of the couch. At this moment he isn’t crawling all over my like a jungle gym so I glanced at Facebook and saw that one of our friends and his wife just got back from celebrating another anniversary on some island again. The hubby and I have our 4 year anniversary coming up in June and we still haven’t been on[Read more]

Helpful Tips when your baby has a cold

So if you are like me and take your baby in for almost every little thing you quickly learn that in some cases there isn’t anything they can really do. They pretty much tell you that it will pass and to call if things get worse. Most doctors don’t recommend any type of cold medicine because it’s so easy to overdose a baby. But there are some things you can do to help your baby be more comfortable. 1. If[Read more]