Blog Awards and Challenges · Other good stuff

Reblog: Meet and Greet

It’s Meet and Greet time! I’ve loved hosting these in the past, so I’m very excited to be hosting this one. Getting to know new bloggers and watching bloggers I like to get to know each other makes me happy! This is a party, and it’s meant to be fun. My rules are simple: ALL […]… Continue reading Reblog: Meet and Greet

Breakfast · Food · Sides and Veggies

The Most Perfect Herb Roasted Potatoes

I love roasted veggies. Not only is it easy, but it’s a tasty and low maintenance way to use up produce. Now, I am not a huge potato eater. It’s not that I don’t like them, but I can for sure go without and not miss them very much. Recently though there was a weekend… Continue reading The Most Perfect Herb Roasted Potatoes

Family

That time I gave the worst pep talk ever.

I had my daughter in August, and my sister’s son was due in December. My sister ended up being in her third trimester when I was returning to work from maternity leave. When I got off work one day I saw a text from her saying she was tired and worn out and ready to have her… Continue reading That time I gave the worst pep talk ever.

Other good stuff · Random Stuff like Books, TV, Movies, Social Media, and Getting Old

8 random things I think but don’t say.

Some random things I think but don’t say. Not about anybody in particular and not all the time, but sometimes I’m a lousy listener. I mean lousy. I know kids need to get to school, but I cannot stand getting stuck behind a school bus. Social media is a neat platform to keep in touch… Continue reading 8 random things I think but don’t say.

Family

Being with or away from my kids can drive me crazy.

  Sometimes when both of my kids are being difficult or I’m just beyond tired I may feel like I need a little break. But as soon as I am away from them I miss them. I always have a hard time with reconciling doing other things without my kids when I’m not working. I… Continue reading Being with or away from my kids can drive me crazy.