They Almost Got Put Out…

Y'all know I love my kids, right?  Even with their faults (which are mainly reflections of my own) they still are my heart and make my day.  But this summer, they've tried to be the laziest, hobo bums I've ever seen!  I mean, chores not done, not done right, grumbling & complaining, attitude, whining & … Continue reading They Almost Got Put Out…

Stop Obsessing Over Your Kid’s Grades!

Hi guys, In my latest post I talk about grades. My husband & I have decided to completely stop stressing about our middle child's grades because of the school system's practices. Our children are given assessments, tests & quizzes so often that we all of us were overwhelmed with trying to keep up. Between the … Continue reading Stop Obsessing Over Your Kid’s Grades!

Critical Tips on How to PROPERLY Take a Mental Health Day (Part 2)

Hey my peoples, I forgot to give you the tricks to the trade. I've learned over the years to put my mental health days on a need to know basis. And if you're the one causing me to need a mental health day, you don't need to know when I take one! Check my video … Continue reading Critical Tips on How to PROPERLY Take a Mental Health Day (Part 2)

Take a Mental Health Day

When was the last time you took a mental health day?  The last time you were completely immersed in doing absolutely nothing?  The last time you took care of only YOU?  The last time that YOU were the only thing on your to-do list? We all need a mental health day now and again.  The … Continue reading Take a Mental Health Day

It’s My First Facebook LIVE VIDEO! Dollar Tree, Five Below, Trader Joe’s Reviews, Updates & More!

Hey guys! I thought I'd take the plunge into video land! If you'd like to see all my crazy live & in color, check out my FB page, Tonya Joyner Speaks. I'm giving reviews on some Dollar Tree, Five Below & Trader Joe's items. I'll mention some other things too. So check it out and … Continue reading It’s My First Facebook LIVE VIDEO! Dollar Tree, Five Below, Trader Joe’s Reviews, Updates & More!

How to Find Your Child’s Purpose & Potential Career

"Mommy-JJ Time" That's what we call the time that my middle child & I spend together. We usually spend it watching Shaun the Sheep or some crazy YouTube videos. But this time, we decided to check out NatGeo.  Yeah, we're nerdy cool like that.  Don't hate. But on a serious note, we love to learn!  … Continue reading How to Find Your Child’s Purpose & Potential Career

Aldi & Dollar Tree Finds You Won’t Want to Miss!

Hi all! Here I am to share again!  I recently saw an ad for a single serving drink mixer (like the Nutribullet thing) at Aldi.  For $15!  Now I've been eyeing those for a while and been teetering and tottering on if I'd get one.  I finally decided I would, when the sale went off … Continue reading Aldi & Dollar Tree Finds You Won’t Want to Miss!

How I Made a KILLING at Dollar General Today! (Cheese Ball Lovers, This One’s For YOU!)

Hi guys, I hit the motherload today when I stopped into my local Dollar General!  I was there for a big pack of styrofoam plates, when I got the urge to go to the back where the clearance was.  On the way there, I noticed a cart full of cheese balls.  I decided to keep … Continue reading How I Made a KILLING at Dollar General Today! (Cheese Ball Lovers, This One’s For YOU!)

FABULOUS Dollar Tree Finds!

Hi guys! Have I got some stuff for YOU! I found some incredible things at my local dollar tree this week and I can't help but share. First, be aware that the SPRING COLORS are out! Yes!!! So all those gorgeous greens, terrific teals and awesome oranges are out! Not to mention the hot pink. … Continue reading FABULOUS Dollar Tree Finds!

My New Coffee Bar

Hi guys!  I'm here to share again.  Today it's my coffe/tea bar.  But before I get started, I must apologize.  I know I've been M.I.A. for a while.  I'll chalk it up to a new semester (yep, I'm still teaching math, y'all!), tax season, a few illnesses in the family, my oldest's basketball schedule and … Continue reading My New Coffee Bar