Prepare Yourselves for BIG CHANGES.

Big changes are happening right now in my life, guys.  BIG.  HUGE.  So big, in fact, that I haven’t shared them with you because I wasn’t quite sure how it would all work out.  But I think I’m ready to write about it. I’m switching to a digital calendar. I know!  Insane, right?!  You all know how much I loves me my Erin Condren planner.  I have used one for three years now, and I am in love.  Then, last year, some of the teachers on my hallway started getting…

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Small Change. Big Happy.

My name is Katie, and I am a purger. It drives my husband crazy, but I can’t help it.  I throw things away.  Sometimes it’s things that are trash.  Sometimes it’s things that are collecting dust.  Sometimes it’s things that I don’t like.  And sometimes it’s things that belong to Chris.  But I throw them all away. I don’t like clutter or piles of things sitting around.  My philosophy is that if you have been able to live without it for a year… or a month… or a week… or…

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Big Plans for a Short Summer

Well, kids. Tomorrow begins my first full day of summer break. On a typical Sunday, I would have been running around to finish the laundry, clipping coupons, meal planning, and doing the grocery shopping in preparations for the work week. But because I am out for summer vacation now, things went a little slower and I loved every minute of it! We visited a new church this morning (I’ll post about that later this week) and then out to breakfast at my favorite breakfast joint. Then I had a meeting…

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Organize Me

My New Years resolution was about being healthy and I’m doing a pretty good job with that one. I’m avoiding sweets and haven’t had a Diet Coke since…well…Monday. BUT! Before that I hadn’t had one in WEEKS, I tell you! I’m going with the general rule of thumb that when presented with two options, I will choose the healthier. And life hasn’t been as awful on that path as I expected. Along the way through 2012, though, I seem to have picked up a second resolution that I hadn’t planned…

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