Sometimes we get caught up in the Christmas spirit,and think “YOLO” and buy everyone you can think of a gift. You go home thinking to yourself, “wow, I am such a nice person”. In actuality, you just fed your purchase dopamine . I know that when Christmas comes we automatically see our finances and for myself … Continue reading How to buy presents without going bankrupt.
Children make Christmas so much more enjoyable. My children’s reaction to the magic of christmas is contagious and at one point actually had me believing once again. As young parents, our oldest just turned 4, we are navigating our way through the christmas chaos and magic one step at a time. We never actually decided … Continue reading The Truth Behind all the Magic
Today I started my day grumpy. You know when even before your eyes open you have a headache and find your family annoying. When I was finally convinced to open my eyes it was at my daughter’s request to wipe her brothers bum. As I groggily found my way to the bathroom to aid my … Continue reading A slap in the Face from Mary.