Senior Treasure Box: Celebrate all year

What is it about having a senior in high school that has me feeling all the emotional feels.  I think this may have me more worked up and emotional than when she started kindergarten.  Perhaps because its the end of a season of parenting where when they start school you still have them at home.[…]

50th birthday countdown

A Birthday Countdown is where its at

How birthday countdowns started for us Its 2020…and the pandemic has been going on for several months. Jason’s 50th birthday was coming up and we knew that a big 50th birthday celebration wasn’t going to happen. So how else can you ring in becoming a half a century old? How about a birthday countdown! Tik[…]

100 days left in 2022, the countdown is on

100 days until 2023 Well here we are…today starts the 100 days countdown to 2023. It’s a year that seemed so far off when I became a mom in 2005 and when my 1st daughter started kindergarten in 2010.  Now here we are at the countdown to when she graduates high school and goes off[…]

One Month Update – Hubby’s Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis

Diabetes Update It’s been a little over a month since that ER visit and Jason’s T2 Diabetes diagnosis.  Read about what I’m talking about HERE  Thought I’d give you bit of of an update on how things were going!  Now I will preface this by saying we are NOT experts on diabetes and only sharing the[…]

A trip to the ER and the Diagnosis…we can diaBEAT this!

It’s been a week to the day… Jason hadn’t been feeling 100% the past few months but he chalked it up to just being tired, not sleeping well, needing to lose a few pounds and stress. But the last month or so he started losing weight (like sometimes 2 pounds a day) without really trying. […]