Baby Wagon and I found ourselves with a free weekend last week, so we decided to make it a girls … Continue reading DISCOVER Adventure in Santa Ana, Ca
How we coped with the first Big Sickness Continue reading First Real Sickness
Giving birth and raising a child is intimidating enough, WITHOUT worrying about the financial ramifications. We were concerned about money, but that’s really not any different from how we were before, and we knew that we would make it work. Our little bundle was worth every bit of the struggle. I am a die hard bargain hunter, and pretty darn good at stretching a buck, so I knew I could help save in places that Cris wasn’t familiar with, without much trouble. Besides, if we could save a little on things like toys, clothes, and diapers, we could have some extra for memory making trips.
Here are some of the ways we have come up with thus far.
Last weekend saw us heading up to Pismo Beach, with my dad, my brother, and my dad’s newly restored jeep, dubbed the Purple Buggy. It was a very exciting day for me and my brother because we spent a LOT of time in the back seat of this jeep when we were little. I still remember how excited I would get when dad would bring us to school in this baby. There are countless camping adventure memories that come to mind.
We hope everyone had a fantastic Memorial Day, while remembering those who have fallen for our country.
We spent our time just out side of Big Bear near Rose Mine, with some great friends.
This week, while Cris is at Overland Expo, in Arizona, I got to experience a slice of what life might … Continue reading A Mother’s Day Shout Out
Going back to work after bringing BW into the world was HARD. It still breaks my heart a little to … Continue reading Working Away From Home? There are a Few Advantages