Keep Dad Around — Let’s Talk about Testicular Cancer

by Kristen King

Testicular cancer is a topic I don’t particularly want to think about. Losing my husband to anything but especially to cancer is one of my greatest fears. Pretending these things don’t happen isn’t going to keep them from happening, but awareness can help us find them early when we can still do something about it. […]

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Accidentally Exactly Right — Why I Drove a Stranger Home from the ER

by Kristen King

Last week Emmett busted his head open in some mysterious incident that occurred in the dark in the boys’ room after bedtime while he was inexplicably on Miles’ bed but they “weren’t playing,” “weren’t fighting,” and “weren’t messing around.” They were able to glue it successfully at the pediatric ER at Oak Hill Hospital, and […]

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Product Review: Welch’s® Refreshingly Simple™ in Peach Mango

by Kristen King

As a BzzAgent, I receive free products and coupons/vouchers for free products all the time in exchange for my creating “buzz” about them with honest reviews. I have several reviews ongoing right now, and I will be blogging about all of them. First up is Welch’s® Refreshingly Simple™. According to my BzzAgent campaign info: Welch’s® Refreshingly […]

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Day 20: Finally Free

by Kristen King

It is November 20, 2014, and we just printed the payment confirmation for our final debt payment. As soon as that payment clears, we are 100% debt free. We own both of our cars, we rent our home, and we don’t owe a penny to anyone. For the first time in my adult life, I […]

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Day 19: Stop Being Average

by Kristen King

Ever have one of those days where all of the pieces align perfectly for you to get bonked over the head with exactly the right message you need to receive? Today was one of those days for me. First, I overslept. I overslept because I forgot to set my alarm last night because I didn’t […]

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