Typical Day

Super productive day. And while many things have been crossed off my list, the fact that I continuously add to the list throughout the day means it never gets shorter. Typical day here at Chateau De Turner.

You have to love the house of a Stay at Home Mom. I swear I’ve never worked as much in my life as I have the past 5 years. Something always needs to get done, some things never get done, the kids always need or want something, someone is constantly getting hurt, but at the same time I get to experience everything about my kids. I miss nothing. Some things, like catching puke with my bare hands and changing beds and underwear 10 times a day with potty training, I could have done without though. That was not in the Mommy Manual! Continue reading


Ribbon Hair Ties, I Can Do That

We’ve all seen the cute little elastic ribbon hair ties in boutiques and stores and in practically everyone’s hair lately. Everyone is wearing them and at $2 to $4 a pop or 4 for $15, they’re cute but pricey.  Especially when you must have one in every color to match your wardrobe.  That adds up really fast.
My 4 year old daughter has friends who wear them at school and has been telling me she “NEEDS” some.
Knowing my daughter and knowing what a fashionista and a diva she is, I knew that would be very expensive, so I thought, I can do that! Continue reading