From Dining To Desk

As part of my Organized Chaos series, I am attempting to create a functional family home. Recently, I went on an organizing spree and moved some rooms around. I attempted  to make the rooms in our home make sense. One of the most under-used rooms in our home was the dining room. Literally, our dining room was […]

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Paper or Plastic?

  185 minutes –the average amount of time I spend per week in the carpool line. 30 minutes — the length of QMonster’s drum lesson each week. 60 minutes — the amount of time I am guessing I spend waiting at various places each month for miscellaneous things. This adds up to serious idle time […]

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Here Goes Nothing….

Alright…here goes nothing…its now or never for me. I have had an internal struggle with whether or not I should share this. One side of me thinks I should keep this to myself, avoid the questions, avoid the stares, avoid giving people something to talk about, avoid the shame & embarrassment. The other side of […]

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4 Years Ago

JHub, 4 years ago our friends and family filled that small winery to watch us say our vows, to celebrate our happiness, to wish us well in our future life, to show their love for us, and to drink the free wine. 4 years ago we were kids full of hope, love, and optimism. 4 […]

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Alphabet Soup

When I found myself knee deep in the Special Needs world, I quickly realized I am QMonster’s biggest advocate. I am the one that will have to fight the hard fights, ask the tough questions, and dig the deepest to find the answers. I spend hours on the internet searching through blog posts, Facebook support […]

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Get Real!

You guys! It is time to get real. I mean REALLY REAL. I want to be really freaking honest with you. I want to let you in on some secrets in my life. I want to go beyond the highlight reels you see on my Book, Gram, & Snap feeds. I am going to start […]

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Organized Chaos–Part 2

“MOMMMMMMM Can I have a snack?” I know I am not the only one who hates this question. Mainly because the answer is pretty much always “Yes” and because the question ALWAYS comes at the worst time possible….I.E. when I’m in the bathroom, when my arms are full of laundry, when I just sat down […]

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