Remember when you were a kid and you could spend all day running around outside, or staying up all night on Friday and then playing soccer at 9:00am and then church league basketball at 11:00am? Those days are long gone. Simultaneously walking up stairs and talking results in heavy breathing. Jogging past the end of … Continue reading 5 THINGS THAT MAKE RUNNING LESS HORRIBLE
As most of you know, we moved to Arkansas two months ago. With everything going on lately, our loan repayment schedule has been quite lax. There were honestly weeks that went by without even thinking about paying down those loans- ignoring that they even existed. But that all changed this past weekend, because we finally … Continue reading The Impact of the Poster
FOOTBALL SEASON IS UPON US. So I'm here to help you prepare. Here are 5 things you should bring to the tailgate this weekend. Deck Chair We got a pair of these for Christmas a few years ago and we love these things. Who knew lawn chairs could be comfortable? These babies are sturdy and … Continue reading 5 THINGS TO BRING TO A TAILGATE
As so many of you are headed off to college over the next few week, I thought I’d share 5 things that I liked during my time at university. Pentel Twist-Erase Mechanical Pencil, 0.7 lead Hard-to-believe Fact: I used the SAME pencil for every college exam. I still own it, but don't take too many … Continue reading 5 Things I Liked in College
We moved to Arkansas in a whirl-wind of a weekend. And I had the crazy idea of trying to surprise our families with a gender reveal ultrasound in the same weekend! It was a lot of fun, and I loved having our families there in the room with us as we found out that our … Continue reading Our Gender Reveal!
Whew! Kev and I have had so much going on the last few months that I don't even know where to begin. I've gone back and forth in my mind on the best way to share all of our new information with all of you, and I think I've decided on a bullet list because … Continue reading a season of change
It’s been 3 whole months since we paid off our last loan. What on earth happened? Christmas. Christmas happened. The mother of all budget killers. The emotional battleground where our newfound frugal sensibility confronts the daunting, deep-seeded American belief that I have to show my family that I love them THIS many dollars worth. Ol’ … Continue reading Loan #4 Down… finally!