Goals for May

Goals for May

For some reason, May feels like the perfect month to dive in and accomplish big things. I’m not sure why it feels that way, but it does. With that being said, I’m going to take a moment to share my goals for the month. I’ve kept them simple because I...
Popular Blog Post Topics for May

Popular Blog Post Topics for May

One of my goals for May is to get back to blogging regularly, in addition to improving my mornings. This means sitting down, opening up Trello, and doing some brainstorming. That may sound daunting to some, but the planning stage is actually one of my favorite parts...
May is for Mornings

May is for Mornings

Mornings set the tone for the rest of the day – at least in my world they do. My mood and the mood of my littles can really impact the rest of the day. This is why I’m choosing to focus on mornings in May. This project has been inspired by two separate...
No One Warned Me

No One Warned Me

I debated writing this post. It’s real, raw, and crosses into pretty personal territory. The more I read and learn though, the more I feel I need to share my story – or at least the beginning of my story. After all, sharing could help shape someone...
2019 Word of the Year

2019 Word of the Year

For the past few years, I have been picking a word of the year like so many others. I don’t always reference my word throughout the year like I do, but it does give me the mindset to start a new year on a positive note. This year, I picked my word on New...
2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review

2018 was supposed to be my year. It was supposed to be the year I built a business and started earning a substantial income from home. That didn’t quite happen. Plans change. You see, life has this funny way of turning your plans upside down. When I made my...
Long Distance Friends and Cupcake Mail

Long Distance Friends and Cupcake Mail

Friendships come in many different forms and many different stages of life. You have childhood friends, high school friends, college friends, and lifelong friends. Childhood friends are the ones you grew up with and played with after school. You may have played little...
Dinner for a Dollar

Dinner for a Dollar

Hi! I am Shelly with Dinner for a Dollar. I show others how I feed my family a simple, allergy-friendly whole food diet with lots of fruits and veggies for $1 per person per meal. A veggie forward, allergy-free whole food diet for $1 a meal??? I know it seems...
Birth Story Part 2 – Labor and Delivery

Birth Story Part 2 – Labor and Delivery

When I first decided to write my second birth story, I debated whether or not I should do it as one post or a series of posts. Ultimately, I decided that there was way too much to share in one post. So, for the sake of my time and your time, I came up with a mini...