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 [...]

My Journey Out of Darkness

Out of Darkness

Thank you all for your overwhelming support of my recently popular post on how to clean my truck’s upholstered seats.  Many of you e-mail me and ask why I have not posted in several months.  Others continually ask me to please come back and blog, because they love what I share.  Well, you asked for it [...]

35 Things About Me on My 35th Birthday!

35 Things About Me on My 35th Birthday!

Yep two birthdays right in a row.  I made sure last year to walk my baby out before it was the 6th of December because no mom should have to share her birthday, let alone their child.  I thought it might be fun to tell you 35 things about me, as a way to get [...]

My Precious Ayla Turns One

Ayla Turns One

My precious Ayla what a gift you are to your mommy and daddy.  To watch you grow from a small babe to a beautiful little girl toddling all around.  Your birth was peaceful and spiritual a moment in time that has forever transformed your mom.  Your smile lights up the room and your hair a [...]

5 Minute Challenge: I AM ______?

5 Minute Challenge: I AM _________?

  Yesterday I read a blog post from You Know It Happens at Your House Too she and According to Mags challenged bloggers and anyone to take 5 minutes and write unedited, with no stops who you are.  I read hers and then several she shared on her Facebook wall and it hit me that [...]

Special Bedtime Moments: Photo-Canvas (Review)

Special Bedtime Moments - Photo-Canvas

One of my favorite times of the day is bedtime.  I love the singing, the dancing, the cuddles and the books read to my children.  I love those magical moments spent with my three precious babies.  A few months ago my husband worked late and I had the pleasure of doing our bedtime routine by [...]

I Got Fired!

I Got Fired

I have never been fired by anyone or from anything in my life until this past month.  A few weeks ago, I received a letter in the mail from my older two children’s pediatrician.  In the letter it stated if I did not bring my children up to date in their vaccinations and start vaccinating [...]

My Home Birth Story

My Home Birth Story

December fourth was a Sunday and I slept in until almost noon and woke up feeling large like an elephant waddling side to side.  I was ready to be done, but my baby girl seemed to love her little home.  As I neared my fortieth week of pregnancy, I switched last minute from a hospital to [...]

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day!  I hope you all had a fabulous day with your families and were blessed.  My husband is out of town, but I still got up with my kids and celebrated my motherhood.  I took my kids to Denny’s and then we did some summer shoe shopping and playing at a playground area [...]