Food, Humor, Link Party

Five Recipes that Won’t Make You Fat

      I get tired of clickbait blog posts that tell you 20 AMAZING MOUTH WATERING LOW-FAT RECIPES THAT YOU WILL MAIL YOUR CHILDREN TO CANADA FOR AND SLAP YOUR MAMA ON THE WAY TO THE POST OFFICE. Then it's just a series of links to OTHER people's blogs. I don't have time for… Continue reading Five Recipes that Won’t Make You Fat

Humor, Netflix, Sponsored Post

I’m a Cheater. There, I Said It. #StreamTeam

  I cheat. A lot more than I would like to admit. I give myself extra points on my Weight Watchers app for cleaning my house because my kids are extra dirty. I Google phrases like "another word for beer" for my other writing job so I sound smart. And I watch shows that I… Continue reading I’m a Cheater. There, I Said It. #StreamTeam

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

The Desk That Wouldn’t Die

Seven years ago, we became owners of a desk.     My friend Rebecca gave it to us since her youngest daughter wasn't using it anymore. Look at how pristine it came to me? I don't have children like that. I wish I did but I don't. So in 2012, I decided that I was going… Continue reading The Desk That Wouldn’t Die

Life, Marriage, Motherhood


    After the holidays, I started listening to my Lionel Richie Pandora channel because something about winter and Lionel Richie connects with me. I have a point with this but if you know me, there is a tangent involved. Here is the tangent: Lionel Richie is underrated. Maybe it's a shit ton of 80's… Continue reading BREATHE

Favorite Things, Humor, Life

10 Items to Buy on Amazon to Make Winter Less Winter

    Winter sucks. Unless you live in California, a majority of the southern states, Arizona, Texas or if you are reading internationally, everywhere except for Russia, Czechoslovakia, China and possibly parts of Turkey. It really sucks this winter because I feel like the end of the world is near and of course, it falls… Continue reading 10 Items to Buy on Amazon to Make Winter Less Winter

Family, Humor, Link Party

Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

    Ella has a January birthday and every year we try to make it special because BIRTH and because WINTER. I wrote about how I had a revelation years ago about not really going all out for her birthday because of WINTER. It was since that revelation that we have made up for our… Continue reading Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

Christmas, Food, Link Party

Snickerdoodle. Lick a Poodle

  That was just fun to say. As you can see, 2017 is not going to be about award-winning journalism here at A Grace Full Life. No see the bar is set low on purpose because you all need a freaking break from Facebook, CNN, Buzzfeed and Yahoo News informing you that MY GOD ARETHA… Continue reading Snickerdoodle. Lick a Poodle