“Tis the wink of an eye, 'tis the draught of a breath, From the blossom of health to the paleness of death, From the gilded saloon to the bier and the shroud- Oh! why should the spirit of mortal be proud?” ― William Knox My husband and I will soon be taking an overnight out of … Continue reading Confronting my Own Mortality
Ever wake up early with the best intentions of getting to work on time, or even early, only to be even later than usual? Do you struggle to get yourself and your family ready in the morning? When I lived on my own, before a family, before having a smartphone, before being old and requiring … Continue reading How to Establish a Morning Routine that Works
I've seen many "What's in my Bag? type posts and think they are kind of fun, but I haven't written one, until now. Here's my bag: It is a Simply Noelle buttery light tan leather tote. I bought it on Thursday in the gift shop at the hospital where I work. It was pricier than … Continue reading What’s in my Bag?
I have two kids and a husband. It goes without saying that my house would look like the perfect storm had hit (AKA hurricane Abby and tropical storm Oscar) if I let it. One thing I can't stand is a messy house or a full house. Disorganization and stuff everywhere drives me crazy. If you … Continue reading 13 Secrets I Use to Keep my House Clean
Good morning everyone! I am the queen of lists. I even have lists of lists! Otherwise, I am a mess terrible at staying organized and keeping everything straight. It is even worse now that I have a husband and kids! To stay organized, I keep a binder of lists that I use over and over. … Continue reading Check Out my New Freebies Page