Not Feeling Very Holly Jolly

It’s that time of year. Holiday season. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years. One holiday after another. Mass amounts of cooking, shopping, and family time. Killing ourselves to make everything perfect. Wrapping endless amounts of presents. Coming up with ideas for the elf on the shelf. Watching our kids light up as the holidays comeContinue reading “Not Feeling Very Holly Jolly”

I Miss The Pre-Pandemic Days

I was sitting here just reminiscing about the good days. The pre-pandemic days. The repetitive days. Doing the same things day in and day out without even thinking. It was like when you’re driving and suddenly you’re home. You know you drove yourself, but you do it so often you don’t remember the drive itself.Continue reading “I Miss The Pre-Pandemic Days”

Words Are Powerful

Words. They let us express ourselves. They let us voice our opinions. They let us tell people how much we love them. They let us talk to people about anything and everything. Our first word is celebrated and our last word is never forgotten. Words are powerful.

Self Care With An Emphasis On Self

Self care looks different and means something different for everyone. Despite what everyone says, self care is what you make it. It’s taking care of yourself however that may be so that you can be the best you you can be. If you’re not taking care of yourself, you can’t take care of others. YourContinue reading “Self Care With An Emphasis On Self”

Teach Kindness

Today is World Kindness Day. It’s a global day dedicated to promoting the importance of being kind to each other, yourself, and to the world. Kindness is an important and unifying human principle. It is defined as the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate. It comes in many, many forms, and it is ourContinue reading “Teach Kindness”

It Only Kinda Gets Easier

When you have children this crazy thing happens. You want them to stay little forever. You get caught up in the moments of firsts. Enjoying everything. At the same time you can’t wait for them to grow up. To be able to do more things with them. To see who they become. To get pastContinue reading “It Only Kinda Gets Easier”

As A Former Teen Parent I Want You To Know…

Most people already know, but if you’re new here, I was a teen mom. I got pregnant at 15 and had my son at 16. The situation wasn’t ideal, but I did the best I could and I regret nothing. I am who I am because of what I lived through. I remember all theContinue reading “As A Former Teen Parent I Want You To Know…”

Halloween This Year Was Different

I don’t know what I expected Halloween this year to be like. I didn’t really expect much or even think about it really. You just think of the usual – getting the kids in costumes, visiting family, and eating before going trick -or-treating. This year Halloween was different though.

Mom Game Not Always On Point

Do you ever have those moments where you feel proud of the parent you are? Like it just shows through your kids that you must be doing something right. That you doing your best is good enough. I’m not talking about the my kid won another award or my kid is the top of theirContinue reading “Mom Game Not Always On Point”