This weekend, we are in celebration mode and taking a long overdue “mini-vacation” to celebrate some birthdays in style! Since I haven’t had even a tiny vacation since the kiddoes came along, it is well past time to have a change of scenery for awhile. So what do you do with 2 older kids that… Continue reading Let The Wild Rumpus Begin!
Occasionally, I see a quote in a book or even online that really resonates with me, not just for its wisdom but its relation to something that is currently happening in my world. As a single mom being pulled in so many directions, this one hit home- not just about my situation, but life itself… Continue reading Are You A Lump Of Coal Or A Diamond-In-Training?
This week, Blooming On A Budget hit a little milestone on social media this week and I am excited to report that we now have over 1,000 followers on Twitter! That’s pretty cool for this little website that just keeps growing and growing. There is so much more that I want to share with you… Continue reading A Special Thanks To All The “Tweethearts”
There is an epidemic on Texas roads that no one is talking about: There has been at least one traffic fatality on Texas roads every single day since November 7, 2000. That is over 50,000 loved ones lost in the last 15 years alone–and the number is climbing. Every morning on my way to work,… Continue reading The Epidemic On Texas Roads That No One Is Talking About
Today, I’m sharing the story of how we bought a $399 designer Christmas tree for $30 shipped! It is by far my most festive bargain and really helps the house feel more like Christmas, despite the fact that it is 73 degrees outside today and the kids are wearing shorts. About 10 years ago, I… Continue reading How We Bought A Designer Christmas Tree for $30 shipped
It may just be me, but this time of year is busy, busy, busy! After months of being held hostage by winter, spring wakes us up from hibernation and says “Spring has sprung”. The weather is finally warm enough for outdoor projects and everything seems to be waking up.. Right now, I am in the… Continue reading Waking Up- Mindfulness