Twitter Follow Friday list (aka #FF)

So I’m doing my #FF for Twitter a little differently this week. I’m putting them here on my blog, so I can explain to you why they are on my #FF list. I hope you check them out and follow them too. Trust me, they’re worth it. …Continue Reading…


A year in review

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This year, was probably one of my toughest yet rewarding years of my life. It’s a relief to see it behind me, but I am actually thankful I’ve experienced so much.

At the beginning of this year, I took over the family finances to ease the burden on my husband. It made it easier for just me to organize and pay the bills. It was a very rewarding growing-up experience. Before this year I’d never balanced a check book or really have to pay my own bills. Someone in my life has always just taken over that responsibility for me, and it was certainly an eye-opener!

January was tough. Because of this, behind the scenes, blogging has also been tough. Because I chose to write about my experience of abuse, I’ve dealt with a lot of harassment, hate filled blogs (that not only attacked me, but also my husband and daughter) and hate-mail on the back side.  It was from those who supported (or are) the people that did these things to me. I pray for their salvation daily, and in the end, I am so glad I have this forum to share my story. So many of you came forward with your own stories of abuse (whether it be physical, mental or both) and it’s nice to know that there are other survivors out there.

In February, I also went to Blissdom, and met some amazing people! I also got closer to some of my “Big Deal Moms” during the experience (a big shout out to my “Meals and Deals” crew!) and it helped …Continue Reading…


Wordless Wednesday: Beauty meets her Beast

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Disney AAA Kids Stay FREE!

Buy a 4-Night/4-Day Walt Disney World® vacation package at a select Disney Value Resort and KIDS (3-9) STAY AND PLAY FREE!**

4 nights/4 days ($563 per Adult) in a standard room

(Based on Adult double occupancy) for stays most nights 2/21–2/26 and 3/11 –4/16/11. Book from 1/3 – 2/13/11.

This Magic Your Way Package includes:
• Accommodations right in the middle of the magic
• 4-Day Magic Your Way Base Ticket

Be sure to call your local AAA office for all the details!


A Very Zombie Holiday

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And you know the funniest part?

Is that I’m totally going to look like that during the Zombie Apocalypse.

Except my pies that I’ll be baking will be frozen.

Happy Holidays, folks.