September is NICU Awareness Month

For more information on NICU Awareness, you can click HERE to gather more information, resources and volunteer opportunities in your local NICU!

Self-Care Sunday: Family Time

Advertisements This past week, and in the past few weeks, there has been a lot of heavy revelations that have come to us through social media. Some of us have seen video footage of police brutality (and for those who have chosen to not watch, I understand), physical assault, frightening confrontation between protestors and lawContinue reading “Self-Care Sunday: Family Time”

My Daughter Wanted a Doll that Didn’t Look Like Her; Here’s How I Responded.

Advertisements My daughter and I made a promise. Two weeks ago, she saw a doll in Walmart that she wanted, but didn’t get at the time. Now, of course, she thought that she could ask for it the next day and receive. I told her no and made a deal that if she had aContinue reading “My Daughter Wanted a Doll that Didn’t Look Like Her; Here’s How I Responded.”

Big Girl Moves!

Advertisements When you have children, you never know what to cherish; what moments to etch into your memory, what silly things to photograph or put on video, or what things you should never take for granted. As parents, we try to make everything a lasting moment, but sometimes that’s not possible. Today, I had aContinue reading “Big Girl Moves!”

Parenting Moment: The Kid Takes on Pre-K!

Advertisements On 8/6/18 , I woke up, got Kynnedy ready, and dropped her off at her first day of Pre-K. She was full of life and confidence; I, internally, was a mess. I couldn’t help but stay in constant prayer all the way to the school that morning.  I had to make sure that ifContinue reading “Parenting Moment: The Kid Takes on Pre-K!”

Take On Life’s Responsibilities One Moment at a Time

Advertisements We all do this; we tend to believe we have eyes in the backs of our heads, multiple arms and legs, superpowers, the ability to correct the past, right all the wrongs and predict the future all at one time. We want to be able to change the world for the ones we loveContinue reading “Take On Life’s Responsibilities One Moment at a Time”

Me Time

Advertisements For the first time in possibly ever (with the exception of the 5 days I took out of the country, I took an entire week and a half off from my job and my adulting responsibilities (insert shock and *gasp*).  I didn’t have any life-threatening reason why I did it (unless you count myContinue reading “Me Time”

Happy Anniversary to Me!

Advertisements One year ago, I began my journey into blogging seriously.  So far, I have had good moments, bad moments, and moments that have truly taken my breath away. Being that I am a very humble person, I never imagined that I would have the reception that I have had on my blog.  I figuredContinue reading “Happy Anniversary to Me!”

Being Emotional on a Saturday Afternoon….

Advertisements Have you ever felt like you were just out there on your own private island, with no friends to talk to about what’s going on in your everyday, run-of-the-mill life? Yea. I’ve been there. I’m going to get a bit vulnerable and let a little of my personal feelings out in this post.  IContinue reading “Being Emotional on a Saturday Afternoon….”

The Importace of “Adult Time”

Advertisements I recently spent New Years’ with some of my close friends, ina cabin up in north Georgia. I had an exciting time and it was just my husband and I needed for the end of a great year and to begin a new one.  While I was spending time with my friends, I realizedContinue reading “The Importace of “Adult Time””