Enjoying The Journey · Faith

How To Put the Phone Down So You Can Rest

I have a new discipline that I'm working on. This is a little embarrassing - but I don't know how to relax without holding my phone or watching TV (usually at the same time). I love to scroll Instagram, I love to watch YouTube and I love to watch sitcoms! Now. I don't think there's… Continue reading How To Put the Phone Down So You Can Rest

Frugal Living

Buying Groceries at Dollar Tree? | Dollar Tree Haul

Five or six years ago I would have stated pretty emphatically that most grocery items in the Dollar Tree weren't the best deal. Five or six years ago I would have been right! Things in the "grocery game" are always changing! With the question of "where can I find the best deal on my groceries,"… Continue reading Buying Groceries at Dollar Tree? | Dollar Tree Haul

Home · Time Management

I Can’t Do Everything, But I Can Do Something {Homemaking Encouragement}

As a homemaker who commutes to an office job each day, I often feel like I'm just barely crossing off my weekly to-do list before it's time to flip the planner page and start a new week. There's so much more that I want to do. I want to make more snacks from scratch. I… Continue reading I Can’t Do Everything, But I Can Do Something {Homemaking Encouragement}

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday + 30 Minute Suppers {2.15.21}

I generally have an hour and a half from the time I walk in the door from work until I need to have supper ready. I take the first hour to put away anything I brought in the door with me, feed the cats, change clothes and do that day's chore (fold laundry, vacuum or… Continue reading Menu Monday + 30 Minute Suppers {2.15.21}

Disney

Disney World in 2021: Is It Magical? What’s It Like? {FAQ’s}

We spent 5 days at Disney World in January 2021. As we got closer to our arrival date, I was a little concerned that the current restrictions and changes due to the Coronavirus would make it less than magical. When you're spending over $2,000 on a vacation you want to make sure it's worth the… Continue reading Disney World in 2021: Is It Magical? What’s It Like? {FAQ’s}

Enjoying The Journey

Comfort Classics: Casablanca {Movie Review}

For my second classic movie review this year, I wanted to choose a good romance that you could enjoy around Valentine's Day. It just made sense to choose Casablanca, a tried and true love story with strains of the theme song woven throughout the film: "You must remember this: a kiss is just a kiss,… Continue reading Comfort Classics: Casablanca {Movie Review}

Enjoying The Journey · Holidays · Recipes

5 Recipes You Should Make This Weekend

In 2019 my family celebrated Thanksgiving a few weeks early so that my mom could help our Nana after a scheduled surgery the week of Thanksgiving. My sister and I never like to pass up a chance for good food, so we decided to get together again on Thanksgiving Day and have a "not-Thanksgiving-Thanksgiving-meal." We… Continue reading 5 Recipes You Should Make This Weekend