love thy neighbor {the art of life; ch 13 of Desperate, hope for the mom who needs to breathe}

conversation inspired by books

It’s been a long time coming, finishing reading this book and I still have one more chapter to go!  Change abounds for our family and we are embarking on yet more excitement so the book club bloggy posts have taken … Continue reading

South Western Salad and Creamy Cilantro-Lime Dressing

southwestern salad

By popular demand here is the recipe.  I found it from a super cute blog called The Garden Grazer.  Check out all their yummy recipes (with great photos!)! *** my only change here is that I use 2 cloves minced … Continue reading

Green Week. {how to freeze your herbs for later use}

eating through the rainbow

Eating through the rainbow continues.  Green week has been awesome for me! I found this amazing Southwestern Salad with creamy cilantro-lime dressing and I can’t get enough! (will share the recipe in another post)  Since it’s only the mister and … Continue reading

{eating through the rainbow} encouraging new and healthy foods

eating through the rainbow

Now that homeschooling is done, I’ve got loads of time on my hands! okay- not really- but I have to manage my time and the kids’ time or I’ll be paying for it later.  If you’re like me  you  suffer … Continue reading

Living On Purpose. {what, when & how to set goals for you and your family} book club ramblings ch 12 of Desperate

family goals

Here are my ramblings based on ch. 12 (Living on Purpose) of Desperate, hope for the mom who needs to breathe.  Join me in a conversation! If you’ve ever worked in the professional world you’ve probably been held accountable to … Continue reading

The Decision to Mother. My infertility Story. 2 kids later, dreams, heartache, and depression. miscarriage #2

2nd miscarriage

I know I’m a little late this week with my infertility story (The Decision to Mother) but I just had to get in the book club book (Desperate)  PLUS I’ve just started “eating through the rainbow” with the kiddos this … Continue reading

All the Voices That Influence Us (inspired by ch. 11 Desperate). Book Club stream of thought rambles

conversation inspired by books

I know a few people who absolutely prefer and embrace their alone time.  They almost crave to be alone more so than they crave relationships.  My personality however, can’t even begin to relate to wanting or even needing alone time … Continue reading