Emily Burmeister

I am a mom to a trio of Littles, I had them close together because I am crazy like that. I got married in 2007 as a barely in my 20's lady. He is my legally obligated best friend and I love him for it. I enjoy laughing, writing, my kids, music, too much reality TV, home decor, DIY projects, upcycling, and long walks on the beach. I also write at my blog at www.ourhousenowahome.com. You know, the usual Mom stuff!


The day was finally here, it was the first day of school. I have one child going into second grade and one going into kindergarten. I still have my littlest little hanging out with me for one more year. He will go to preschool for half days. Summer had been fun. We vacationed, swam, had […]


I have parental envy. With social media being so large, I see on a daily basis so many other parents, kids and their day to day lives. Because of this I suffer from the modern, recently coined social media parental envy. I don’t know if this is a thing, but I am claiming it.   […]


I dabble in writing and home decorating, but I am a Mom in my day job. I have always tried to not judge parents and their kids. How kids behave in public or in tougher situations is never a good indication on how they are normally. With that said, I found myself one day at my […]