My Top 5 Parenting Secrets That Will Make Your Life Easier

Don't bathe your kids every day. They really don't need it, they will live. Honestly they can go two or three days without a shower. As long as they didn't play in mud or poop, babies and toddlers are good for a day or two. Trust me, my kids have gone longer than 2 days … Continue reading My Top 5 Parenting Secrets That Will Make Your Life Easier


Finals Week

I just want to brag for a minute and share my excitement! It's finals week and I'm pretty excited about the upcoming break. However, I am more excited about my grades! I had a rough history professor this semester and I was really worried I was going to get a B. It was a boarder … Continue reading Finals Week

10 most influential people

I wanted to write a list, yes I love lists, of my top 10 celebrities and public figures. They are people I look up to and people who inspire me for one reason or another. It was really hard to pick just 10 people. There are so many great people who are doing great things for … Continue reading 10 most influential people

365 days. 12 months. 52 weeks.

This here is our little David Tate. Isn't he cute? Man oh man, I love that little gap toothed smile. He turns 1 today. I can't believe how much we have gone through and experienced together in just a short year. 365 days of fun, stress, love, cuddles, depression, hurting nipples, sleepless nights, early mornings, … Continue reading 365 days. 12 months. 52 weeks.

Ohana means family.

I have such a great family and support system. I feel so fortunate to have gotten the opportunity to build up these relationships as I have gotten older as well as make new ones with my in-laws. This first picture is my sweet niece and my Aunt Karen. I absolutely adore my niece. She's so … Continue reading Ohana means family.

Bucket List

Here is my working bucket list, I have done a few of the things already and want to continue marking more off my list! Visit Europe Get tattooed by a famous artist Graduate college Get accepted into Berkley Buy a house Visit Anne Frank's house See a broadway musical in NY Make a difference in someone's … Continue reading Bucket List

Sassy Wife Award

My mom always used to say she was getting the 'Mean Mom Award' but she was never really that mean. She was just kind of obnoxious. And that's exactly what I've done to my husband. I've been obnoxious. Happy wife, happy life... Is that how the saying goes? I just don't know if that's true … Continue reading Sassy Wife Award


Now that Cash is officially a Marsh I feel like it's okay to write about our journey. Before we were worried about my ex's family interfering somehow, but now everything is legal! I think we should start before I met Tyson for everyone to fully understand our story. I had Cash June 18, 2013. My ex went to … Continue reading ADOPTION

Let me introduce you to our Cash Man

What good is a blog if I can't brag about my family, especially my kids? Heads up, this post is overloaded with cute pictures. ❤ Christopher Cash is my mini me. He's got enough attitude and sass to make a teenage girl seem like a walk in the park. Don't get me wrong, I love … Continue reading Let me introduce you to our Cash Man

The day my kids met Santa Clause

The picture up above is my Mucka (Grandma Carolyn) and Grandpa Steve. They dress up like Mr. and Mrs. Clause and do a pretty damn good job, if I do say so myself. This post, however, is about another Santa that my boys met today at the Sun Valley Mall in Pleasant Hill. If anyone lives … Continue reading The day my kids met Santa Clause