Last Minute Valentine’s Day Box Ideas

 Tomorrow your children might be celebrating Valentine’s Day at school.. They don’t have boxes!! I’ve got you covered!! This week’s easy #MMSCraft will save you with last minute Valentine’s Day box for your kids! Schools don’t make Valentine’s Day an “official” party day anymore but they like to let the kids bring treats to share and […]

When all else fails, RETREAT…

 .. To your local library or bookstore! Have you ever walked into a bookstore and wondered what undiscovered adventures waited for you!? We all have our favorite authors, and the go-to reads that we fall back on, but there are times when you have to take a chance and look for something that you have […]


 In just a few days, the lines of battle will be drawn, and the commissary will once again become that unknown land where you feel the need for full body armor, or just a really good body guard! With the coming of payday, we begin to put our grocery lists together and mentally preparing ourselves […]

The Day I Noticed The Signs

 We had a snow storm come through Friday and another one on Monday. Zion loves, loves, loves the snow! He get’s so excited to see the snow outside and see it falling from the sky. I’m not sure what he’s going to do when we move to Texas and snow no longer exist! He loves […]


  Hey love birds! Coupon Mama Jess here…who’s getting excited about Valentine’s Day? Call me a hopeless romantic but I sure am! I love the flowers, the affection, and the thoughtful cards my daughter always makes for me at school. Might be small to some, but to me those things are priceless and just a […]

Fitness Mama Jess

  Hey fitness lovers! How did everyone’s 30 day challenges go?! Are we seeing results?! I’m honestly thinking I enjoyed my 30 day of challenges so much that I will be doing them again…so I challenge you to do them with me! This time though…take pictures! Progress photos are an essential part of reaching your […]


 It’s National White T-shirt Day!!!! I know you are probably thinking, “Who really cares about a White T-shirt Day?”. It originally came to life in 1937 to mark the end of a union strike by employees of General Motors. They fought for fairer working conditions by wearing a white shirt. To me, It commemorates something different. […]


 Today is Pizza Pie Day!!!!!! Oh man, I am a sucker for all types of pizza. I believe that pizza is what unites us. Okay, maybe not but it unites our family. It is our go to meal when I am feeling too lazy too cook. The thing that I love about pizza is that […]

Date Night Jar

 In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, I thought I’d take a minute and talk a little about Love and Marriage. It’s no secret that being married to someone in the military isn’t easy, heck that’s usually the first thing someone you’ve just met will say once they learn that you or your spouse are in […]

Beads and is Fat Tuesday!

 Did you know that Mardi Gras (French for Fat Tuesday) refers to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany and peaking on the day before Ash Wednesday? FAT TUESDAY is coming, are you ready? Fat Tuesday corresponds to the idea of the last night of eating fatty, […]