60 Days In: New Years Goals

60 Days In: New Years Goals
This year, instead of a “resolution” my husband and I decided to set New Year goals. We decided to create a few goals, instead of resolutions. We chose a goal because, a resolution, according to my phones dictionary is, “a firm decision to do or not to do something”. A goal, according to my phone’s dictionary is, “the object of a person’s ambition or effort; an aim or desired result”. We didn’t want the absolute... Continue reading

Granny Gram – Devices & Parenting

Granny Gram – Devices & Parenting
Oh my lovely Millennials, how we love you, and shake our heads at you. My generation knows full well that we were the brainchildren of all that is glorious in your fast little lives. We grew up on video games and built the interwebbing for you obnoxious interwebbers. I believe we created the most intelligent generation and molded the laziest as well. Your brains work faster than our, fingers scrolling at the pace of five-hundred images per minute, while processing everything you see. We have taught you Continue reading

Quick Crockpot Dinner for Hungry Families

Quick Crockpot Dinner for Hungry Families
While the classics are great, I try to throw something new in every so often. I also like to keep a few crockpot winners in my pocket for days that are crazier than normal. Barbecue pork sandwiches is one of my family’s absolute favorites, and it’s ridiculously easy. Plus, it is crazy cheap, especially if... Continue reading

5 Things To Go By When Reorganizing With A Toddler

5 Things To Go By When Reorganizing With A Toddler

Many people watch those design shows on HGTV, DIY and other channels on the boob tube these days, me included. I am addicted to Fixer Upper. Like, put me in rehab and take away my credit card, hammer, and paint brush type of addicted. I will see something I like on a design show and want to try it my own way. This has actually been going on for about four years now, after my miscarriage, which had me laid up in bed all day. Binge watching Rehab Addict, Fixer Upper and a few other design shows is easy to Continue reading

Granny Gram – Sneaky Snickeror

Granny Gram – Sneaky Snickeror
Here come the first of many GRANNY GRAMS - The fun perspective of a grandma! "Patience is a virtue when it comes to grandparents, right? We spoil the babies, give trinkets to the toddlers, and take the teens to theme parks. None of which is usually approved. Grandparents are sneaky. We snicker at your folly. Why do we do it? We earned it...." Continue reading