The Hearty Life

Their blog, "The Hearty Life," is a reflection of the family's life journey and their quest to live a hearty life while raising their tribe in the Middle East. The blog began in 2014 as a family lifestyle. Over time, the blog has evolved to encompass a broader range of topics, including their family adventures, thoughts, feelings, and money-saving tips. As Mary continues to journal her family's journey, she hopes readers will find inspiration and joy in their stories.

Mary is a Stay-at-home Mom to three young children and a lover of bargains, deals, sales, and things that bring joy to life. Her videos mainly focus on how to enjoy life's luxuries on a budget, offering tips and tricks to save money and reduce waste. In addition, she writes a blog about her day-to-day family life, offering in-depth insights into the challenges and joys of raising a family.

Mary is married to her husband Nathan, whom she adores. The couple has been married for 13 years and is the proud parent of four children – Ethan, Megan, Alice, and Oscar. Together, they enjoy traveling, watching films, visiting historic places, and being outdoors as much as possible. They are also active members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and embrace this as a central part of their lifestyle. Mary is passionate about taking her children on adventures and showing them the beauty of the world around them, especially if it can be done on a budget.