Love: it may seem like something that is easy to do for some and hard for others. Love doesn’t always come naturally. It’s a choice we make to love someone who has hurt us without remorse. Or even a loved one. Love is the greatest and most desired gift yet it is often withheld with … More Love is all you need
So I think I finally feel like I am back to some sort of new normal since baby number two came along this past May. I know it has been awhile since I have shared with you my crazy boy mom stories and I do apologize for that. You know it is nuts to think … More Getting back into the swing of things
It has been a little over 6 weeks since my little peanut or rather my little tank decided to bust onto scene. This baby was quite large and required lots of encouragement on my end to make his presence known to the world. It is ridiculous to think that the baby that was causing so … More 6 weeks…
So as I mentioned before, my hubby and I took on the feat over Lent to dish out our old threads to donate or trash. Over the course of Lent, we had one trash bag worth of clothes that need to disposed of and 3.5 trash bags were filled with donatable clothes. It hurt both … More Let that little light shine
This Sunday marks Palm Sunday during the Lenten season. Palm Sunday is the beginning of Holy Week, the highly anticipated week prior to Resurrection Sunday. Palm Sunday celebrates the day Christ was welcomed into Jerusalem with great excitement and acceptance. Later that same week, Jesus was arrested following the Last Supper (Holy Thursday) and … More Giving it all you got
When a craving strikes, it is almost impossible for me to focus on anything else. What’s worse is when you have this mind consuming lust for deliciousness and the end result does not satisfy. It leaves your taste buds angry. I honestly think that they have threatened to leave me at one point if I … More Pregnant women can have their cake and eat it too.
At 32 weeks pregnant, my motivation levels to get organized have actually been rather high. I guess you could say I am in my nesting phase. Despite the increased motivation, my energy levels and ability to move fast without waddling like something fierce or sporting my pregnancy swag, have made it a bit difficult to … More Day 21 of 40
Today is the first day of the Lenten season. 40 days of sacrifice in anticipation of the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. Some view Lent as a restart for their New Years resolutions. For Lent, I use it as a reminder to be more intentional with my life. This … More
Pregnancy is the one time in life that people are not allowed to judge you for the food choices you make. However, that doesn’t typically stopped people from voicing their opinions. I learned not to say anything to a pregnant woman about her size or cravings very quickly when I once questioned a pregnant woman’s … More The Struggle is Real
Considerate and thoughtful people continue to ask me questions related to my pregnancy. Questions include how do I feel and when am I due? One question that I tend to expect to hear is do I know the gender? With our firstborn we wanted to know the sex of the baby. I’m a planner and … More Venus or Mars?