November Photo A Day Challenge


Welcome to More Than Mommies Photo A Day Challenge for November. It’s a chance to meet and make friends on Instagram! This is already month three for MTMPhotoADay. We are loving getting a small glimpse into the insta-lives of our challengers. Take a look at some of the people who joined us this month: Find […]

Chili Everything! Host Your Own Chili Party

Chili Cook Off

We had a great weekend filled with family fun. My cousins hosted their annual Chili Party. Every year seems to get bigger and better. There were 30 entries into the chili contest. It’s hard to believe that there are 30+ ways to make chili, but every one tasted different from the next! Some notable variations […]

Sweep Away Negativity


Oh, these past few weeks have been tough for me on the parenting front.  A few negative events have clouded my thinking, made me second guess myself, and have permeated a few different areas in my life. Fear (and not the fun, Halloweeny kind), anger, disgust, frustration–those are just a few of the emotions that […]

Reconnect Through The Doldrums

doldrums of marriage

I’ve been in an odd mood lately. After veraciously reading Gone Girl–I know I’m a few steps behind–over the past week, I just couldn’t help feeling a little unsettled. I guess the characters in the book stuck with me a little bit and while the psychosis in the book is extreme, my stomach clenched at […]