From Worn To Grace – Finding Hope In Unlikely Places

This week at church we sang a song called “Worn” by Tenth Avenue North. This is a popular song on Christian radio, and every time that I hear it, it strikes a cord in my heart. It can be a¬†particularly depressing song upon first hearing it. But I LOVE the words, and I love the Continue Reading …

4 Tips For Saving Money At The Grocery Store

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I could easily walk into the grocery store and spend upwards of $400 for a week’s worth of groceries for my family of 5. It is so tempting to just grab whatever looks good! I’m a sucker, what can I say? Right now my family is on a bit of a “fiscal fast”, so I Continue Reading …

My Skinny Pants – Revolt Fitness {Review} Week 2

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See these pants? I bought these pants over 2 years ago from a thrift store. They are the most amazing linen summer pants with a super high waist. But they have never fit me. Like ever. I wore them to church today. This is an amazing accomplishment for me! I am feeling so so blessed Continue Reading …

My Get Fit Journey w/ Revolt Fitness – Week One

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Yesterday I announced that I had started a new fitness program, so many of you were curious about it that I even got some emails and text messages wanting to know what it was and WAS IT WORKING?!? Fitness is most definitely a hot topic, especially amongst mommy friends who are just trying to get Continue Reading …

Learning About Clean Eating

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On Monday I started a fitness program (which I will reveal tomorrow!) in order to help get me back into pre-three-children shape. The program involves a meal plan as well as a fitness routine. After going over the principles of the meal plan, it reminded me a lot of “clean” eating which has become very Continue Reading …

Sleep Training – Zzzzz….

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When you have a baby, one of the biggest challenges is sleep. Some babies are naturally great sleepers, but some need a little more help! My daughters were pretty good little sleepers, or at least I remember it that way. My son on the other hand just never seemed to want to sleep for more Continue Reading …

10 Reasons Why Driving A Minivan Is Still Awesome

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I’m 30 years old, I have three small children, and yes, I drive a minivan. And it’s awesome. Growing up as a little girl I had lots of dreams and aspirations, driving a minivan wasn’t one of them. But somewhere along the way it happened. I love it. Here’s why (in no particular order): 1. Continue Reading …

My Anxiety Jar

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    Well it happened, it FINALLY happened. The isolated nature of our living conditions here in North Dakota brought me to my knees. If you are an anti-social person by nature, then you will probably have a hard time understanding what I am going to talk about here. I do not like to be Continue Reading …

Whose Idea Was This Anyways??

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    It’s time for another update from the great northern plains! It’s been awhile since I last updated y’all on our Williston adventure, I have not done much blogging for the last few weeks. I was enjoying Christmas and New Year’s with the family! So here I am, sitting in front of the lap Continue Reading …