A Parenting Poem

I wanted to share a poem with you, written by my Dad. In the midst of chaos of parenthood, this poem resonates with me and I’m sure it will with you also. This is a poem about making decisions out of love for our families. Here’s the poem: ——————————————————– What’s Important I wanted to doContinue reading “A Parenting Poem”

From Girls To Motherhood (To The Best Mom Friends)

Growing up as little girls was a hard life. We thought our “BFFs” would always have our back. But that wasn’t the case for a lot of us girls. A girls world is hard! There was gossip, sharing secrets that weren’t to be shared, stealing boyfriends, stealing friends, jealousy, trying to outshine each other forContinue reading “From Girls To Motherhood (To The Best Mom Friends)”

Mom Life (And The Thing No One Talks About)

Mom friend, I know your struggle well. I know that you’ve entirely changed since you’ve become a Mom. You have less time for the things you love, including sleep. I also know that beautiful memories are made when unexpected, just as often as the day’s obstacles before you. And I know that being a MomContinue reading “Mom Life (And The Thing No One Talks About)”

10 Resources for your New Year Resolutions

Someone asked me the other day if I was excited for 2019. Yet, another honest answer from me… I’m not ready for it. The holidays this year just feel super sped up. Right now, I have no current plans tonight except to stay up with my 6 year old while everyone else sleeps. My husbandContinue reading “10 Resources for your New Year Resolutions”

When Life Gets Tough

I really wanted to share this post because it’s exactly why I started blogging. I had a rough year that changed my life. I was so impacted because I was minding my own business, doing ok. Then life just happened. I did nothing to deserve any of it.

The Liebster Award 2018

You know that feeling when you watch something grow over time? Like planting a garden. You prepare your soil, sew your seeds, and nourish over time. You wait patiently as nothing appears to be happening. Then suddenly, little sprouts shoot up out of the soil. You hope those little sprouts of green turn to produce-bearingContinue reading “The Liebster Award 2018”

To the Mom Who Needs Strength Now

Momma,  Your job is a hard one. It has been a hard job for all mothers, for all of time!  Our shift is 24/7 with no sick days. We’re on call in the middle of the night and early mornings. Our brains run at super speeds. All. The. Time. We face challenges that leave usContinue reading “To the Mom Who Needs Strength Now”

Frugal Living

“Frugal” can be explained as stingy, penny-pinching, and tight. But for those with the conservative lifestyle, the word has an entirely different ring to it; thrifty, economical, and resourceful. It could explain the type of person who likes freebies, when in fact nothing is actually free. Everything costs someone; labor, shipping, ideas, and just solid goodsContinue reading “Frugal Living”

10 Parenting Quotes

Who’s ready for the New Year? What is your resolution? Quit a bad habit, eat healthier, or maybe be more positive? Maybe you simply want more for your family. We desire to be perfect parents. And at first, we expect it to be a fun little hike in the woods. But as time goes on,Continue reading “10 Parenting Quotes”

Dear Moms

Dear Moms,  Maybe it started with instinct for you. One day out of the blue you just started to feel a little off. And you knew before you even double checked your math or tested. Maybe you were slightly terrified when you saw the double lines. Maybe you were felt a rush of emotion andContinue reading “Dear Moms”