Mommy life

Why you should definitely befriend that single mama in your kid’s friend group

You know who she is, chances are she comes to those classroom parties by herself, if she even gets to come at all, because she probably needs to save her time off from work for when her child is sick. Nothing feels more alienating than being the token single mama in a group of happily… Continue reading Why you should definitely befriend that single mama in your kid’s friend group

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Snow Day Soup (Spinach, Sausage Tortellini Soup deliciousness)

Cole and I did that cute little questionnaire this week, where I ask him what my favorite foods are, what I do when he isn’t around, and just all kinds of cuteness.  He answered that my favorite food is soup, and he wasn’t that far off! (He also said that when I am not with… Continue reading Snow Day Soup (Spinach, Sausage Tortellini Soup deliciousness)

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Give credit, where credit is due… (The value of your credit score in your daily life)

My child loves to watch silly tv programs (like Teen Titans Go, I try to nudge him more towards Peppa Pig and Peter Rabbit, but it is usually Teen Titans Go or something with Transformers), and during such a program one day, I guess a Credit Karma commercial came on. They were offering the Credit… Continue reading Give credit, where credit is due… (The value of your credit score in your daily life)

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The Pioneer Woman’s Olive Cheese Bread (see also, a taste of heaven)

When I first moved to Batesville six years ago, in preparation for the birth of my little love, I had a bit of culture shock. Not that Fayetteville is just this place dripping with culture, but I lived in a neighborhood five minutes from everything. I moved from there to a home in the middle… Continue reading The Pioneer Woman’s Olive Cheese Bread (see also, a taste of heaven)