Frugal Living, Lifestyle

University Without Debt

Does graduating from post-secondary school without debt sound intimidating or unrealistic to you? At first, it did to me too. With all the pressure to take out student loans, it seems like the norm is to graduate with at least some debt. However, have you ever considered that there's another option and it doesn't include… Continue reading University Without Debt

Lifestyle, Pregnancy + Baby

Everything No One Tells You About You’re First Pregnancy (Part 2)

In part one of this series, I talked about everything I didn't expect during the first and second trimesters of pregnancy. Now that I'm nearing the end of my pregnancy I thought I'd share a few more tidbits I've been learning about pregnancy and birth. To read Part 1 click here You Don't Need a… Continue reading Everything No One Tells You About You’re First Pregnancy (Part 2)

Lifestyle, Pregnancy + Baby

Baby K Gender Reveal!

We are having a GIRL!   We are so excited to welcome our little girl this October! We didn't paint this tree stump. While looking for parks to host our party we first visited this park. As we took a walk around Mike noticed a message on this tree stump. We walked over and could… Continue reading Baby K Gender Reveal!

Lifestyle, Pregnancy + Baby

Everything No One Tells You About Your First Pregnancy (Part 1)

Before I found out I was expecting I could not wait to be pregnant. I used to tell my husband that "I would be so happy if I was pregnant!" because I just knew that pregnancy would be amazing like everyone says and plus you get this cute bump to show off. I had no… Continue reading Everything No One Tells You About Your First Pregnancy (Part 1)

Lifestyle, Pregnancy + Baby

Second Trimester Update (21W2D)

I'm officially feeling pretty normal (finally!). Although I do still get sick some mornings since I have stopped taking Diclectin. However, other than getting sick once or twice a week I have been feeling really good. Exciting things about the second trimester: feeling the baby move! Last week (20 weeks) I was sitting in my… Continue reading Second Trimester Update (21W2D)

Lifestyle, Newlywed Reflections, Pregnancy + Baby

And Baby Makes 3 Newlywed Reflections~ Month 10

To read the rest of this series click here: Newlywed Reflections Get ready for baby Kramer coming October 2017! I realize my last post was a little bit on the sad side, looking back I realize my hormones were going crazy during that time and as a result, my perspective wasn't the clearest. I also had… Continue reading And Baby Makes 3 Newlywed Reflections~ Month 10

Lifestyle, Relationships, Uncategorized

10 Cheap and Fun Date Night Ideas

Everyone loves a good date night #amiright but sometimes when life is real and adulting is hard there just isn't extra money to do the more extravagant things in life.   That's okay! I got you covered with my 10 best cheap and mostly free date night ideas Skating Find an outdoor rink either downtown or… Continue reading 10 Cheap and Fun Date Night Ideas

Lifestyle, Personal Growth, Uncategorized

5 Ways to make Christmas more Meaningful

Christmas is a wonderful time of year but sometimes the commercialization of the Holiday can overwhelm the actual celebration. A few years ago I got tired of all the presents, pressure and performance associated with Christmas. I even tried convincing my family take a cruise instead of spending another year being surrounded by artificial evergreens… Continue reading 5 Ways to make Christmas more Meaningful

Lifestyle

Gift Guide for Her!

The Christmas season is upon us! To kickstart the season I created a gift guide for the women in your life. Most of these items are under $30 and very well reviewed on Amazon* 1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10/11 1. Oster Waffle Maker  Who doesn't like to wake up and make waffles on a Saturday morning? For under $30 this… Continue reading Gift Guide for Her!