• Just Cause

    How to Set and Achieve Goals

    Life happens. I get it! We get wrapped up in our daily tasks and before we know it the years have flown by and we feel like all those things we said we wanted to do are nowhere closer to being done. I have two young kids and someone recently told be that the days are long, but the years fly by. This could not be a better summary of my life and I am sure you are feeling the same! So what do we do about it? How do we get out of the daily rut and start taking action towards the life we want to live? GOALS!! I…

  • Just Cause,  My Journey

    What are you fighting for?

    As you follow along in my journey, you will hear the story of how I got here. How I became a wife, mother, home owner, etc. You will also hear the struggles I faced in my relationships and marriage through every step in the journey. When we finally hit rock bottom and were being forced to make some very big and high impact decisions for our family, my husband’s brother asked him an important question.   What are you fighting for? These are some powerful words! It is the core of why we do what we do. It is the reason we get up in the morning and the reason…

  • Just Cause,  My Journey

    A letter to ME!

    Hello beautiful girl. I am writing you today to tell you that I see you. That I see the work you are putting into yourself and the journey that you are on. I see the toll that it is taking on you, your family, your relationships and everything you touch. But I also see the growth and the pure effort you are putting in to making your life fulfilling for Y O U! Sweet girl, you have lived your whole life for others. You have put your needs on the back burner to support and heal everyone else’s wounds. Meanwhile, you end the day with deeper and darker wounds for…

  • Food,  Just Cause,  Parenting

    How to coupon correctly

    Ok guys, it is inevitable. I cannot hold out for too long. I have a shopping problem and the itch just kept itching, but this time I was at least smart about it. We as a family are trying really hard to recorrect our finances. Over the past few years my husband has bounced around on jobs and even changed careers, I was laid off due to budget cuts and we added 2 tiny humans to the mix. Needless to say, our spending needed to be looked at, and we put ourselves on a pretty strict budget to try and correct the course. This easily meant that willy nilly spending…

  • Just Cause

    Shoes. Shoes. Let’s get some shoes.

    If you aren’t familiar with the reference in the title to this post – please go to YouTube immediately and search “shoes”.   ANY-WHO……. For those of you who know me well, this little tidbit of information will not come at a surprise to you, but for those of you who are new, well I have a small shoe issue. My love affair with shoes has been one that has lasted years longer than all other romantic relationships in my life combined! Every woman needs that one thing that instantly makes their day and gives them a little hint of confidence. Some turn to nail art, some need luxurious hair,…