Cold Dinners And Long Days

There was a time in my life when I didn’t want to be a mom. THe thought wasn’t completely out of my mind, but the life I imagined didn’t involve kids. I wanted to go to beauty school and have my own salon. I pictured my days filled with running my own company and travellingContinue reading “Cold Dinners And Long Days”

Self Improvement

Did you know September is Self Improvement Month? How cool is that. Self improvement is a way for you to better yourself while working on your personal growth. Self improvement looks different for everyone. Sometimes it’s challenging yourself in ways you never thought possible. Sometimes it’s reading self help books and realizing ways you canContinue reading “Self Improvement”

It’s Okay To Not Be Okay

I’ll be the first to preach to you about putting yourself first. About taking care of yourself. About being okay and surviving through anything life throws at you. I’ll be the first to tell you everything will be okay and that you will be okay. I just want everyone to know there is a lightContinue reading “It’s Okay To Not Be Okay”

I’m Not Sorry I Was Never Good Enough In Your Eyes

There was a time in my life where I wanted nothing more than to make certain people in my life proud of me. I wanted to be good enough they would be proud of me. I wanted them to brag about me and all the things I’ve accomplished. I quickly learned it doesn’t matter whatContinue reading “I’m Not Sorry I Was Never Good Enough In Your Eyes”

30 Looks Good On Me And It’s The Year

I turned 30 back in September. I dreaded that milestone. Why? Because everyone makes such a big deal about it. It’s the official end of your childhood. You’re still allowed to screw up in your 20s because you’re barely an adult and still learning things constantly. Plus 30 just felt so old before I wasContinue reading “30 Looks Good On Me And It’s The Year”

This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

You know the saying ‘this is why we can’t have nice things.’ It usually refers to kids, pets, or a spouse and something they’ve to ‘ruin’ something in some way. A chip, a break, a scratch, spilled paint, whatever happened. I used to say that all the time. The kids and I are the prettyContinue reading “This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things”

The Constantly Evolving Mama

While talking on the phone with a friend the other day I came to a realization. Our conversation was all over the place as they frequently are with mom friends. We talked about various things in our lives and various things about motherhood. Then the realization hit me. We are constantly evolving as mothers. ObviousContinue reading “The Constantly Evolving Mama”