This Badge…

This Badge means different things to different people. In our home, this is Daddy’s badge, and he wears it as a symbol. It’s a symbol of protection, of courage, and of service. But to some it means hatrid, racisim, and injustice. These events going on in our country has my heart heavy. Because I know…

Mothers Day

This year will be my first Mother’s Day celebrating as a mother. I look at my son and think how awesome and wonderful he is, but I also see all the things I wish I had done and I begin to feel like a failure. He’s only 9 months old, but in those 9 months,…

Tonight’s Dinner, Deconstructed Tacos

Tonight’s Dinner was super easy and delicious and, for the most part, healthy! I made Deconstructed Tacos. Now, I for one adore tacos and I’m usually not a fan of anything but the real deal, but these were awesome. I started my browning a pound of ground chuck (you can use ground turkey, but my…

Tonight’s Dinner: Salmon, Rice, and Roasted Asparagus

So tonight’s Dinner was super delicious. We had pan seared salmon, with rice and roasted asparagus. I used to make it all the time but I stopped because Salmon had become too costly here. But yesterday, while grocery shopping, I saw that they had some wild caught Alaskan Salmon on sale, so I bought a…

Beginning of Change

I’ve been overweight most of my life. I’ve never been a very active person, and as a child and teenager, I would have rather had my nose in a book or my pencil to my art pad, than play basketball, or soccer. I also had bad eating habbits. I’ve struggled with my self-esteem for about…

Tonight’s Dinner: Makeshift Shepherds Pie

I thought I’d take a small break between Spring Cleaning posts, and share with you all what I made for dinner tonight. I was having one of those days where nothing on our weekly menu looked good to me, so I decided to whip up a Shepherds Pie. Shepherd’s Pie, or Cottage Pie, is a…

Baby Pancakes

Two posts in one day?! *gasp!* Yes, its a second post, but I was just so excited about these that I had to share. Little L loves pancakes. On early mornings when I’m feeling well, I’ll fix his daddy some pancakes for breakfast, but because they’re covered in syrup, L doesn’t get more than 2…

Being a LEO wife

My name is Sarah, I’m a first time mother to a wonderful baby boy, “L”, and I’m the wife to a wonderful man who happens to be a Police Officer. They’re my world. It’s difficult being the wife of a LEO and a first time mother. Your husband works anywhere from 12 to 16 hours…