Amanda Christine

Amanda Christine is a mother of two fabulous humans, an angel kitty named Dolce and two identical black kittens named Pumpkin and Pickles. 🎃 🐈‍⬛ 🥒 🐈‍⬛ Oh, and she has a husband too. 🤣💖 She loves glitter, unicorns, mermaids, crafting and singing and dancing in her car. 🦄 ✨ 🧜‍♀️ She likes to relax by taking bubbles baths, reading thriller novels and she finds true crime shows oddly soothing. She someday hopes to win the lottery but probably won’t since she never buys lotto tickets. She will settle for cookies and getting to sleep in sometimes. 🍪 😴

Christmas Gifting? I’m Aiming for Somewhere Between Bougie and Scrooge-y

My Christmas lights aren’t up yet, nor are my stockings hung by the chimney with care…and I’m stressing out about the amount of money I’ve already shelled out in the name of festivity this...

Halloween Has No Age Limit

The weather is finally cooling off. Sunset-colored leaves are falling from the trees and drying up to create that satisfying underfoot crunch. There are pumpkins stacked in Instagram-worthy heaps being sold by the roadside....

My Kids Experience Different Religions – And They Are Blessed

I’m Protestant, my husband’s family is Catholic, my stepfamily is Jewish, and my kids are blessed. Growing up in my small town there was no diversity. Not ethnically or religiously. Unless of course, you consider...

Sayonara Summer – Bring It On, Fall

Summertime. Laying out by the pool blasting music. Boat trips to the lake. Camping out under the stars. Ew. No. I’m soooo ready for fall. I realize that summer is a season beloved by many....

Don’t Be Fooled by the Cute – Toddlers are Experts at This, Too

So I don’t know how in the Boss Baby heck he did it, but I’m fairly certain my toddler has been trained with CIA-level torture tactics. 1. Sleep deprivation: He likes to fall asleep before I...

I’m Done With #CoupleGoals

Can we just stop with all this #CoupleGoals stuff that just makes the majority of women (and perhaps men) feel like garbage?   Do I need to see absurdly fit and attractive couples working out in...

April Showers Bring May Tornadoes: 4 Ways to Make Sure You’re Prepared

Alright, boys and girls. It’s that time of year again- Nader Season in Oklahoma! Clean the spiders out of your fraidy holes and get out your best “Gone Squatchin’” t-shirt in case you happen...