It took me awhile to write this post as I sit back and feel a bit sad that my children are returning to school. Yes, I am looking forward to that schedule, but I'm not going to pretend that our lives were chaotic with no schedule during summer. For everyone who knows me well, knows… Continue reading Motherhood Truths as School Begins
We all do it. We all stand in front of the mirror every morning, some mornings are less hectic than others. But we all stand in front of that mirror looking for the flaws, the pieces of us that only we can see. The pieces of don't really make us into the person we are… Continue reading Motherhood is More than a Mirror Image
Life is too short, let's enjoy the moments of love and try to overcome the heartaches with a smile, because there will be heartaches and lots of them. It isn't that we should ignore these troubles, but we need to remember that everything shall pass.
Sometimes we go through life searching and never quite knowing what we are searching for - sometimes it's a career change, our purpose in life, and sometimes we find ourselves searching for a friend. And just when we least expect it, an amazing thoughtful person is sent our way. Someone who doesn't take advantage of… Continue reading Finding a Friend to Last a Lifetime
Summer vacation is one of those times of the year where we might begin to question our sanity as parents. The consistent schedules imported to us by the schools are now up to us to fulfill, but it also isn't a time to give children free-reign - we will suffer the consequences later. Instead, summertime… Continue reading Loving the Organized Chaos of Childhood
Who doesn't dream of those lazy days of summer? Maybe somewhere lost on a beach without a care in the world? As a mom, I can't be that carefree, so instead I hope to enjoy summer with my children (even if their bickering gets on my nerves) and soak up these moments together. I… Continue reading A Summer Bucket List of Memories
There's something very telling about a person and how they drink their coffee. As a mother, I survive on many cups of coffee, but that wasn't brought about by motherhood. I was an avid coffee drinker before children. I'd have to say that my coffee taste has changed from a light blend of coffee with… Continue reading How Do You Like Your Coffee?