$10 Meals in Less Than 30 Min

Having trouble thinking of quick meals when your schedule is tight? Money kinda tight too? Have you looked through Pinterest recipes and thought “Wow, that’s a lot of work.” Well that is where I’m at more often than not. My family is spoiled and trained to NEED dinner served by 530pm or the walls will…

Thought Process of a Teenager

My oldest daughter works at a high-end salon. She is always telling me how I should come in and get my hair done while she is working. Did I mention it is a high-end salon? With no family discounts. My idea of getting my hair done is a $24 cut and highlight twice a year….

School Function Turned Taxi Driver Night (Without Tips)

“Mom, come to the parade/pep rally/bonfire!” They said. “It’ll be fun!” They said. Well, I was planning on watching SVU while they all enjoyed themselves at the bonfire, but… This is how the day went: 7am: Dropped off the girls at school like usual and went back home to begin my work day. 9am: Text…

Mexico on the Cheap

This post may contain affiliate links For some reason , I always thought an all-inclusive resort would be way out of my league when it came to vacationing with my three kids. I don’t know why.  I guess the idea of unlimited everything on a beautiful beach or poolside in a Mexican resort sounded expensive. I was pleasantly…