The subject is probably a little taboo…but has anyone ever known me to have a filter? Not so much…so we are going to talk about it today! Out of all the advice from other mothers when I brought my two precious littles into the world, not one single mom, NOT ONE, bothered to mention that … More DON’T FORGET TO THROW AN EXTRA PAIR OF UNDER WARE IN YOUR PURSE!
As a young girl, I had big dreams and many things that I was passionate about. A few of those dreams consisted of being a mommy, an artist, and an author. The older I grew and the more my life changed, the further back I pushed some of the dreams that I had for myself. … More INTRODUCING IZZY GRACE
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I hear people say it all the time, including myself…tomorrow is a new day, another day, another chance. But what if it’s not? What if today was it? If we left this beautiful world tonight and traveled on to an even more beautiful place…Would we be happy with the thoughts that filled our head today? … More WHAT IF TODAY IS IT?
A couple of years ago, scrolling through social media I would catch myself unconsciously giving the infamous, secret eye roll. I didn’t like that about myself. Why did I just do that?? Fast forward a couple of weeks, while listening to a podcast I discovered something that changed my perspective and therefore, changed my life, … More BE HAPPY FOR THEM
A few weeks ago a dear friend recommended that I blog about something funny again… My response to her was, “Surprisingly, I haven’t done anything really stupid lately that’s page worthy.” Famous last words. How does that saying go? Ask and you shall receive… I had been a little down; the stress of the past … More MY BATTLE WITH THE THRONE
Every year, as the leaves begin to transform from various shades of green to vibrant arrays of yellow, orange, and brown I start the process of preparing for the cold months ahead. As part of my preparation, I bring my prized outdoor plants into the basement where they can live safely and warm throughout the … More JANUARY BLOOMS
Those are the number of days that I relayed to the back seat during our drive home on that cold Wednesday evening when my oldest son asked, “How many days have I been alive?” The numbers stung as they exited my mouth, and I doubt that he will ever know how that single question changed … More 2,768 Days
It was 8:30 PM, I was freezing and I had just submerged myself into a piping hot bubble bath in a desperate attempt to regain warmth. I needed to do some reflecting and decide what 2017 would bring for me…a little self-discovery in motion. What are my goals? My intentions? Where do I want to … More TAKING OUT THE TRASH ON TUESDAYS
On April 18, 2016 I was terrified as I clicked the “publish” button. I hovered over it for nearly an hour, talking myself in and out of just going for it. I had let my heart bleed onto the screen in front of me and was so fearful of what others would think. My intentions … More MY SINCERE THANKS TO YOU