Happy New Year!
This is an exciting new beginning as we start a brand new calendar year. It’s always an excellent time to create some resolutions to help us improve our lives. I have a couple resolutions myself this year. The first is to eat out less. Being super busy, and often overwhelmed with all my responsibilities as a stay at home/work from home/home schooling mom, I find it way too easy to say, “Let’s just go out!” No thinking, planning, shopping, or cleaning makes it SO MUCH BETTER! But the cost and the calories really add up. The key to this, is having Continue reading →
When we adopted our dog, Disney, from a local animal shelter this past March, our family entered a whole new world of animal appreciation. We already had a love of animals, and enjoyed spending time with pets of all sorts, but after living with only one independent cat, bringing a puppy home became a major leap into pet parenthood for us. It’s hard to go to any shelter because Continue reading →