Unexpected Displays of Kindness


Life of Leigh

I was in a meeting at work, a pretty important one, when I got a “call me” text. I excused myself to the hallway to hear on the other end “I’m at the ER with your mom”.  Then, I left that very important meeting for something far more important. My mom.  For the next week […]

February 16, 2020

Must Have Super Bowl Snacks


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My grandmother calls me every Sunday to ask what I’ve cooked for dinner. My grandmother is a very traditional southern woman. If your Sunday dinner doesn’t include rice or cornbread…is it even dinner? Well there is one Sunday she will be very disappointed in my menu.  Super Bowl Sunday. We have snacks for dinner on […]

January 28, 2020

YouTube Cleaning Motivation


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It’s been a while. I’ve been trying to get back into the swing of things and get back to blogging. But, it’s been tough. Life just seemed to get in the way. The free time I did have was spent on the couch scrolling through social media and watching Hallmark movies. Because, what’s better than […]

January 12, 2020

Family, When Saying No Is Not An Option


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The past couple of weekends have been super busy.  We have been on the go non stop.  But, who cares when you’re spending time with family?  Thanks to Walmart grocery pick up I still managed to get food on the table.  But, our schedule was still out of whack.  Surprisingly, I wasn’t upset or bothered […]

April 1, 2019

A Lesson in Thankfulness


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Our night time routine does not change.   8 o’clock is bedtime.  Because I always have, my boys expect me to tuck them in.  Simply saying “Goodnight, go to bed” doesn’t always work.  Before they lay their head on the pillow we say our prayers.  First, we recite The Lord’s Prayer.  Then, they take turns saying […]

March 23, 2019

Living My Best Life…NOT!


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After dinner one Saturday night we sat around the kitchen table doing nothing and everything at the same time.  Drinks were poured, music was turned up and we enjoyed just being with each other.  Leave it to my family to turn listening to music into a competition.  We challenged each other on who could pick […]

March 2, 2019

Movie Night Essentials


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This post contains affiliate links.  As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.   Whenever we don’t have plans our Friday night has two constants.  Pizza and movies!  How can it get any better than that?  Netflix has really been stepping their game up so there is always something to watch.  But, you can’t […]

January 26, 2019