Kids, Cats, and a Christmas Tree

Kids, Cats, and a Christmas Tree

We are on day eight of the 12 Days of Christmas I had no clue how I was going to write about for the Christmas decor in my home.   I live in a very small town home and I am not an interior designer by any means.  My house is usually a total disaster and […]

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #10

linky-party-10

This past week my husband and I for only the second time, in our marriage,  spent 24 hours kid free and it was WONDERFUL I highly recommend it to any and all parents.  I secretly did not want to come home (but don’t tell the kids).  I got to sleep in and eat my plate […]

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #9

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #9

I hope you all had a wonderful Halloween my family did a trunk or treat for the very first time at a local church.  It was a lot of fun and my kids came home with three bags full of candy.  It is also beginning to feel like winter here in Maryland with nearby places […]

Celebrating Their Life – Pregnancy Loss Awareness

Celebrating Their Life - Pregnancy Loss Awareness

I have tried to write this post for quite a while, but the timing did not seem right.  I have written in my journal about it, but those pages are much to raw and sad for everyone to read.  I never understood the journey once a woman loses a baby.  I was always sad for […]

Time to Take Care of You – Special Needs Mom Support!

Time to Take Care of You - Special Needs Mom Support!

When I signed up to be a mom I dreamed it would be magical and everything lovely. It was magical, but also very rough. My first baby, a boy named Tristan was born unhealthy and I struggled to keep him alive his first year of life. You can read more here about my son at […]

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #3

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #3

Can you believe we are at week THREE of Mommy Needs a Timeout Thursday Linky Party.  LOVED LOVED LOVED all the links up last week it was so HARD to choose.  SHOW ME what you got this week. I love crafts, DIY, tips and tricks, parenting throw it at me. Please share our linky with […]

Special Needs Mommy Meltdown

Special Needs Mommy Meltdown

Being a special needs parent is hard physically, emotionally, and it is draining.  Being that we are a military family and move a lot we do not have the support of close family or friends, so a majority of my son’s care has fallen on my shoulders. Sometimes I will admit I wish I was […]

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #2

Mommy Needs a Time-Out Linky Party #2

So excited to co-hosting week #2 of Mommy Needs a Timeout Thursday Linky Party.  There were so many wonderful link ups last week that it was hard to chose from.  Cannot wait to see what you have to link up this week and please share our linky with your blogging friends. The Mommy Needs a […]

Work Hard to Dream Big

Work Hard Dream Big Stay Focused

My journey with this blog Inspired Housewife has taken me on some wild rides and I have met some wonderful people because of it.  What started out as a way to put my son’s story online so I could easily give people a link, has grown into something that helps people daily.  I know my […]

Car Seat Child Safety ID Card

Car Seat Child Safety ID Card

Safety is a huge priority in my home with my three young children.  I recently became aware of a simple safety precaution called a car seat child safety ID card.  The idea behind it is simple.  It is an identification card placed on the side or back of your child’s car or booster seats in […]