We GOT PAID To Lose Weight

Good Afternoon Beautiful People. We are 12 days into this shopping ban … and the hubby and I recently.. returned from a vacation- the irony.   However, please pause here to allow me to share some back story. If you read my previous post ‘A Year of Less: Day One’ you know that I (and the spouse) are going…

Healthy-ish Homemade Hot Cocoa

Well the snow is falling here in Kansas and baby it’s cold outside. One of the most important lessons that I’m grateful to have learned early on in this parenting thing is— to be Present over Perfect. Rather than stop to fix your kids hat- and square it perfectly so it photographs just right– let the kid…

You Don’t Have to Be Great to Start…

.. but you do have to START in order to be great. Hello there folks, my name is Jess.  I’m a mom, wife, a thrifter, writer but terrible speller, and a hippie. There’s a whole lot you will learn about me- and hopefully from me.   From my failures about daily trying to find a balance-…