Easy Ways For Families To Save Money During The Holidays

*This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SaveWithHopster #CollectiveBias It’s almost the holidays you guys!! How crazy is that?! Where has this year even gone?! As we enter the holiday season, life is becoming more and more expensive around here. Everything from buying Christmas presentsRead more

Life Lately | Pumpkins, Disney, & Allie’s First Halloween

Happy Thursday! I hope you all are having great week! This post is a bit late in the day, but life has been quite busy around here. Zack took last Thursday and Friday off so we could have an extended weekend together. Then we had a normal Monday before jumping into Halloween. Then we hadRead more

Our First Family Photos

A couple weekends ago, we had our first ever family photos! I am SO thankful for our friend Brittany who took time out of her Saturday morning to help us with our photos. I’m so unbelievably picky with photos so rather than hiring a professional, I tend to train all friends and family on howRead more

A Trip To The Pumpkin Patch

Happy Monday everyone! It’s been a while since I posted and I must say, the break has been lovely! I’ve had another project in the works this past month and a half so life has been a bit hectic around here. But I’m finally in a place where I can get back to some lifeRead more

Christmas Traditions We Have In Our Home

Christmas Traditions We Have In Our Home | KeatingBartlett.com

The holidays are a wonderful time of year to create Christmas traditions in your family. Growing up, we had a few traditions of our own in my household. We’d go for drives through other neighborhoods to see the Christmas lights. We’d decorate the tree together as a family with Christmas music playing in the background. We each hadRead more

How To Maintain a Long Distance Relationship With Family

How To Maintain a Long Distance Relationship With Family | KeatingBartlett.com

It wasn’t until I became an adult and got married that I realized just how important it is to maintain relationships with my family. In my case, a long distance relationship with family. I no longer have a parent reminding me to call my grandparents on their birthdays or to send thank you cards whenRead more

How To Balance Families During The Holidays

Balancing Families During The Holidays | Keating & Co.

The holidays are a wonderful time of year, but it’s also a time when newlyweds are faced with a new challenge: who to spend the holidays with.  We’re very fortunate that 95% of our family lives within 30-45 minutes of one another.  This makes it easier to divide up our time during the holidays andRead more

8 Ways Military Families Can Keep Their Identities Safe

8 Ways Military Families Can Keep Their Identities Safe | Keating & Co.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of LifeLock. The opinions and text are all mine.  As a military spouse, I know the importance of keeping my personal information safe.  Many believe that identity theft would never happen to them, but each year 15 million Americans have their identities stolen!  Military familiesRead more