The Pursuit of Value

The Pursuit of Value

Hello friends! I just wanted to jump on to share something I heard today that really struck a chord with me.  I was listening to an episode of one of my favorite podcasts, The Purpose Show,  where Allie Casazza talks about 5 things that really scare her to share.  Nearly everything she mentioned resonated with me, [...]

Change in Identity

Change in Identity

Who do you identify yourself as? This is a question most of us have grappled with at one time or another through the scope of our life thus far and it often is a changing perspective we see through the viewfinder as the years pass. In this moment in time what is the first response [...]

Emily Turnes 7

It's been nearly a month since my little girl turned 7 so I figured it might be time to finally write a post about all of her birthday fun. This years festivities were a little more low key than usual, but tons of fun none the less! Emily played a big role in planning her own birthday [...]

Taking the Plunge to Minimize Waste

Taking the Plunge to Minimize Waste

I did it! I managed to remember my reusable bags AND coffee mug all in the same trip! What I'm even more proud of though, is the relatively little amount of packaging on everything inside my bags! Reducing waste has been somewhat of a goal of mine for the past several years. We switched to cloth instead of [...]

Hello 2017

Hello 2017

This blog is all about the real me ( plus 3 ) No pressure to be perfect or pretend I'm something I'm not. Just a place where I can project the real me and all the hilarities and tragedies of motherhood.