We bought our home in August of 2017 and I am just now getting the itch to decorate our daughter's bedrooms. The culprit of that would be that our first focus was actually having furniture and appliances. It takes a while to gather all that piece by piece! We live paycheck to paycheck and although… Continue reading Bedroom Décor (sorta)
Where did 2019 go? 2019 became a year of self reflection for Momma Rector. I took up hiking for mental clarity and started a photo blog called Crystal Drinks Moscato (take a peek and see what I was up to during my hiatus). I saw so many beautiful places, tried different local restaurants and tried lots… Continue reading It’s 2020 y’all!
Whether you've been married for years or in a long term relationship, it is unnoticeably clear that as a woman, we forget how to "look good" for our men. In my case, I have had kids, have a career and many obligations that distract me from the way I look on a day to day… Continue reading Don’t forget to spruce yourself up for your man!
I’m going to start reading again. Why? Because reading takes you away from the pressures in your own life and away from the reality you live in. That doesn’t mean I hate my life, I actually LOVE it. I have the best job with caring management and coworkers and my home life is as close… Continue reading Your tired wife, mother and Paralegal
Sometimes you just don't feel like cooking an extravagant meal for dinner. You've just got home from a long day at work and cooking is the farthest thing on your mind. On days like this I got to fast meals that I can throw together in a pan and bake in the oven. Normally, it's… Continue reading Chili Cheese Dog Bake
LeRay turned 10 years old and we couldn't think of a better way to celebrate than to pamper her like the princess she knows she is, a spa party!!! I had so much fun planning, Pinterest was my very own personal assistant through this along with some input from my friends. The girls enjoyed it… Continue reading LeRay’s Spa Themed Party
Our oldest daughter Harmoniey made the 7th grade track team this week! She is so excited and so am I. My husband will be working with her on the spring break workout she was sent home with. Yep, they have to workout during spring break. I didn't run track growing up. I tried out in… Continue reading Harmoniey made the track team!
Hello everyone and welcome to 2018 To our previous followers you may have noticed the new revamped site! In 2017, I dabbled with the blog idea and tried it out on a different host site. I loved blogging but the host site I was utilizing was quite slow so I decided to locate a better… Continue reading Hello 2018!
Hey everyone! I just turned 30 years old! I wasn’t willing to accept that at first but I have come to grips that I (as my father would say it) am another decade old! Any remaining sadness about that fact will hopefully be washed away during today’s consumption of adult beverages 😉 I took Friday… Continue reading Blog 30
We finally did it! We purchased our first home! This experience has been years in the making. This has literally been the hardest journey my husband and I have taken together. It was a learning process along with figuring out what we really wanted. Our first challenge was getting my credit up. I didn't learn… Continue reading The Rectors are Homeowners!