Organizing My Kid’s Rooms On a Budget

So something you may not know about us is that we live in a  1330 sq. ft. house.  What this means is that I have to keep us downsized every summer.  It’s really not a big deal, but as soon as school lets out I start cleaning, selling, and throwing away. This year, I decided to put the boys together … Read More

10 Ways for Your Kids To Stay Cool This Summer and Still Have Fun

Whitney Sparks "A Fearless Heart"

If you are from just about anywhere around the globe, then you are probably experiencing a very hot summer so far.  It’s always hot in Texas so every summer I have to be creative when trying to entertain two kids at home.  So, I decided to make a list of some ways that you can keep your family cool while … Read More

Leaving a Legacy!!

Whitney Sparks "A Fearless Heart"

My kid just had his 4th birthday yesterday.  I couldn’t believe it!  We were reminiscing the night before about the day of his birth. I remember it like it was yesterday.  What really surprised me was how much my oldest son remembered. Wow!  Kids impress me more and more everyday on how much they really do pay attention and listen … Read More

Costs to Consider Before Purchasing a Pet

Whitney Sparks "A Fearless Heart"

Before I begin, I want you to know that I am a true animal lover.  When I was little I used to think that I wanted to be a veterinarian until I found out that they use needles and I said Nevermind!  So just know that anything I say today is out of sheer love for all pets, but it … Read More

“Sell So Much Stuff the Kids Think They’re Next!”

Whitney Sparks "A Fearless Heart"

This is one of my all-time favorite quotes from Dave Ramsey.  I always remember this quote when I need cash. See, when you finally make the important decision to stop buying everything on credit you have to be highly creative with your spending habits. It’s really easy to just walk into a store, buy whatever you want, and then just … Read More