Why We Need More Movies Like Instant Family: A Review By A Former Foster Child

Instant Family review by a former foster kid

We were watching TV one night barely paying attention to the commercials when the Instant Family trailer came on. There’s a part in it showing a little girl calling Mark Wahlberg’s character ‘dad’ and the wife chasing behind her wanting to hear a ‘mom’. That caught my attention immediately. They had made a movie aboutRead more

How I Grew My Pinterest Without Spending a Penny

How I Grew My Pinterest Without Spending a Penny

When I set my mind to doing something I read absolutely everything I can find on the topic until all of the information just becomes super repetitive. Starting my blog was no exception. Very quickly I found that Pinterest would be the best way for me to pull traffic to my site and start findingRead more

Favorite Reads of 2018

Our Favorite Reads of 2018

I’m doing something a little bit different this week. Along with the advice, tips, and stories that are usually included on this blog, I wanted to on occasion share some of my favorite hobbies. One of which is reading! I enlisted the help of my little sister, Rachel, to comply a list of our favoriteRead more

Making the Most Out of Holidays When Going Home Isn’t an Option

Making the most out of not going home for the holidays

The holidays are officially in full swing and this will be the fifth holiday season my husband and I will be spending alone. The season makes it tougher than most to fight back homesickness. Everyone talks about their plans of big family dinners and activities, but when you haven’t seen your family in years itRead more