grandma, loss, death, family, hummingbird, motherhood, daughters, grief, support
Family, Favorite Things, Life


I thought this tied in well with Monday's post.  In full disclosure, I edited the ending because originally I said we were getting a hummingbird tattoo. We still haven't gotten it yet because life happened, then the pandemic happened. But my mom and I should do this together this year once it's safe. A bird… Continue reading Hummingbird

Family, Humor, Product Reviews

Why I Am So Damn Thankful #SharisBerries

This post was sponsored by Shari's Berries. I was provided their product in exchange for my words. This did not, however, influence the post.  Whenever I am approached to write something about someone special in my life, I don't usually turn it down. So when my friend Brett emailed me to see if I would… Continue reading Why I Am So Damn Thankful #SharisBerries

Childhood, Motherhood, Sponsored Post

Why Radio Flyer Makes Me Misty

  Whenever I hear the name Radio Flyer, I relate it to little red wagons. Oh sure, they make much more than just little red wagons but for me, Radio Flyer will always be synonymous with a wagon. My first little red wagon was given to me by my grandma for my first birthday. I would… Continue reading Why Radio Flyer Makes Me Misty

Freezer Corn
Family, Food, Link Party

Freezer Corn is Good For the Soul

  Recently, my mom had told me about this amazing sweet corn that she found 20 minutes away at a farm we usually go to for strawberry picking and pumpkin chucking. She loved it so much that she had suggested we make frozen corn from this amazing sweet corn so we could enjoy it year round. I… Continue reading Freezer Corn is Good For the Soul

Food, Giveaway, Product Reviews, Recipes

Ball’s Can-It-Forward Program; Giggle #Giveaway

This giveaway has ended.  Do you realize how hard it is for me to not make a joke right now? When Ball jars contacted me a few weeks ago, I don't think they realized what they got themselves into. I write about content like balls. A lot. In fact, I have written six posts in… Continue reading Ball’s Can-It-Forward Program; Giggle #Giveaway

Family, Humor, Life

Welcome Home, Mamie and Papa

For the past six years that I have written here, my parents have always lived a long car ride away. A lonnnng usually vomit filled car ride away. My experience with road vomit at this point in my life should be something I could put on a resume. I should be at the trauma level… Continue reading Welcome Home, Mamie and Papa