My baby is turning 16 today. She is a beautiful blonde haired, blue eyed mix of pure joy with a smile that can be contagious to those around her. She is about a constant 70% happiness and can quickly turn to display that perfect attitude as all 16 year old girls have. I can't help but… Continue reading A letter to my youngest child, the baby, on her Birthday!
I came across this article and I think it's important that we remember that they our children are always watching, no matter what age. I am sure we had our opinions on our own parent's marriages, and know exactly what we wanted to take from them and mimic in our own marriage, and what we… Continue reading When your kids are watching…your marriage!
Life is never promised, it can be short, or you could live to be 105. But, this is not our choice, it's the choice of God to determine our stay. With that, I can't think of any other way for us to be able to let our loved ones know how much we love them!… Continue reading I’m gonna love you….
I found this article and really this couldn't be more me! I love things in color! Color makes us happy right? With every new list you make, you feel both a massive rush of adrenaline and a peaceful oasis of calm at the same time. Lists! Are lists helping you to feel accomplished or do… Continue reading Lists, post-its and colored pens Oh My!
Do you feel like our lives are just drowning in paper? The mailbox is my worst enemy! Every trip to the mailbox results in more paper, daily. Bills, sales ads, bank statements, solicitor mail. Every trip to the store produces a receipt. Some super long, some short, eat out at a restaurant and you end… Continue reading Drowning in Paper!
My question these days is, with whom does your faith lie? I ask myself this daily. This is why I started my blog/website Under This Roof, with this concept in mind. The meaning of 'Under THIS Roof" (notice THIS is all caps) is because it is under this roof that we as wives and… Continue reading Stop the madness!
We are all looking for easy ways to help "break it down". We get so overwhelmed when looking at the big picture, right? Well I love this article I found this morning. So easy to help think of how to clean our closets! This is SO DOABLE! Check it out! 10 Things to Toss From… Continue reading EASY Closet Organization!
But it's really like, Suck it Up Buttercup! Worried, but Full of Hope! Our children don't know what we are feeling. They do their own thing. They are growing and don't need us like they did. Because they are doing their own thing they don't know that we are in a constant state of mind of… Continue reading When you just want to give up on this MOM thing….
Mom, There is Nothing to Eat! How often to we hear that? How often do we feel the same way when truly we have a pantry filled with cans and boxes of "stuff" but we just aren't sure what it is hiding in there? Often we open the door and stare. Just stare and close… Continue reading Dysfunctional Mess to WOW!
Welcome to Under THIS Roof! You’ll find an imperfect woman trying to make a perfect life! Under THIS Roof is where it all happens. It’s our safe place to fall, the one spot we can just be, whatever it is that we are wanting to be. Some days we are nothing more than a hot… Continue reading Under THIS Roof