Hey y’all! I feel like it’s been a little while since I’ve written. Hoping this finds you all doing so well. And if not I’m praying it gets better. October the 10th was National Mental Health Awareness day. I am a firm believer that there is nothing more important than mental health awareness. As a… Continue reading A Beautiful Unraveling
Birthed as a daughter Made a sister Chose to be a friend Became a mother Became an aunt Chose to be your lover and now your wife But I am still me I need you to love me where I am Don’t lose me in the titles These things have created in me diversity They… Continue reading
Good morning, beautiful people! We have reached another Monday. Here we are with a new set of goals to accomplish for the week, a brand new to-do list, and often times with that comes a head full of doubt. We look at the mountain of things piled in front of us and all of a… Continue reading Push Through.
Whew! The only way I know how to begin this is just to jump right in. This year has been hell for a lot of people including myself. There have been some amazing things as well and I would be ungrateful not to mention how blessed we are. We celebrated one year in our new… Continue reading Some Days the Mountain Is Too Big
It's so hard to let our kids be independent. At least it is for me. Mama's always there to kiss the scrapes and mend the heart. No matter what happens they always know the one person they can count on is mom. Likewise, we're dependent on that need. I love that my son still needs… Continue reading Blooming.
Enter March 2020 and the rise of the novel coronavirus. Things as we know it have forever changed. During unprecedented times of change I feel as though we have two choices; to sit on the sidelines and be bystanders OR find new roads to journey on. I refuse to stand by while life passes on… Continue reading Finding New Roads
This year, I like so many others, had hopes and plans for this year to be the best yet. We all had trips planned, events to go to, friends to visit and gatherings to attend. Nothing out of the ordinary. Until all of a sudden the idea of such things are definitely out of the… Continue reading Friendships and Pandemics
I’m sitting in what is usually my kids drop off line at the rear of his school to pick up his assigned Chromebook for this school year. Usually by this time we would have picked up a school supply list from Walmart and gotten all the necessary items. Fighting crowds of other parents waiting until… Continue reading Virtual Learning 2020
I’ve been thinking recently about a lot of the questions I’ve been asked as a mother and today I decided to provide those answers. I usually just smile sweetly at whatever random stranger that asks me their judgmental questions. I do realize that I look younger than my actual age. I am also taking into… Continue reading FAQ and Answers
Most often when I hear the term co-sleeping there is something negative to go along with it. Many physicians recommend that you do not co-sleep with your infant and that they sleep separately in a bassinet or a crib. I’m just going to be honest from the jump and tell you that I co-slept with… Continue reading Co-sleeping.