Mama musings: What to do when life suddenly becomes complicated

Well folks, here we are on the official first day of fall. Here in the South the weather has yet to catch up to the calendar (our highs are still averaging in the high 80s), but those lazy days of summer are a thing of the past and we are barreling straight into our fall … More Mama musings: What to do when life suddenly becomes complicated

Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

It’s no secret that reading is my favorite, and reading with my daughters is more of a delight than I could have ever hoped for. I talk more in detail about our reading routine in this post, but I try to take a few minutes each day, just me and my oldest, to read a … More Kid Lit: 5 Series for you and your kindergartener/early elementary student to enjoy together

Simple Style: some thoughts on capsule wardrobes and my summer uniform

It’s been a while since I posted about my capsule wardrobe on the blog, so I thought I’d give a bit of a fashion update/reality check. First, since I’ve been using the capsule wardrobe for almost two years, I have a few conclusions to share: It’s a great place to start, but allow for some … More Simple Style: some thoughts on capsule wardrobes and my summer uniform