Brie

Brie
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Brie counts her blessings everyday as a happy wife and mom to 3 amazing kiddos. She embraces her role as a homemaker by organizing, meal planning, and budgeting. After 10 years of wishing & hoping, life is a dream for her as a Colorado transplant. Brie hopes to inspire you, but she'll settle for making you laugh. Brie is passionate about fashion, frugality, food, and fun. Please don't tell her that she's not a Disney princess.

10 Reasons to Pack a Bento Lunch for Your Child

When my oldest child was born, he was breastfed exclusively.  Six months later, he was dining on carefully crafted homemade baby food. None of that mattered as he became a typical picky toddler asking...
summer mom to room mom

From “Summer Mom” to “Room Mom”

I'm a "Summer Mom" through and through.  I absolutely love late nights, sleeping in, going on adventures, and playing with my kids.  I start my summer countdown when we get back from Christmas break!...

The Incline: Thoughts From a First-Timer

The Manitou Incline.  The legend.  Like the good Lord himself drew it into the side of the mountain. It is visible for miles and known around the world as a fitness challenge. It is...

A Mom’s Modern Playlist: Lyrics to Live By

Music speaks to my soul.  It always has.  When I was 3, I would ask my father to play "Annie's Song" on his guitar over and over again, and I would weep every time.  I...

Thrift Store Shopping in Colorado Springs

I get compliments on my outfits almost every day, and 75% of my wardrobe used to belong to someone else.  I am a proud thrift store shopper, and I'd like to share some info...

Planning for Success: Organization for the Busy Mom

I'm a procrastinator, but I'm a planner. I'm organized, but I'm creative. I'm a housewife, but I'm busy. That's why I've fallen in love with the new planner movement taking over social media sites like Instagram and...

Colorado Camping Tips for Families

I love camping here in Colorado, and I'm excited to share some information with you. However, I must first issue a disclaimer that I am not an expert. This is still something that is somewhat...

Our Summer Bucket List

13 days of school left. I don't keep track of that number to say that we hate school and can't wait to get out.  On the contrary, we love our school & teachers and have...

Things That Make You Go Hmmm…

Long before Pinterest and the fun little term "Life Hack", I've been trying to find ways to make my life easier.  It's a process, for sure, but I would like to share with you...

Saving Money on Groceries in Colorado Springs

As a single income family, we operate our household on a strict budget.  I've mentioned before that Meal Planning is my biggest money saver when it comes to my grocery budget, but it helps...