She's one! It seems to go faster and faster with each kid and tends to remind me that the years are so short. With Della being our third kid and only daughter, we decided to be a tad bit extra when it came to her birthday celebrations. I'm talking like a whole week long celebration … Continue reading Della’s First Birthday
I did it! After all that craft store drama, I pulled it off. Not going to lie. I am pretty proud of myself. I did follow some very easy to use Pinterest instructions on how to "DIY" a no-sew Spider Costume for inspiration, so I can't take all of the creativity credit here. Of course, … Continue reading DIY Spider Costume
I am going to say it. I hate the craft store. Ok, maybe hate is a strong word, but I really get overwhelmed by all the aisles and options, so it's kind of been my arch nemesis for a long time now. It all started a few years ago when my oldest son needed a … Continue reading Craft Store Conundrum
Going through the past seven years of Motherhood has taught me a lot. Let's be clear though, you never stop learning. And this little advice piece I am writing should have a big ole disclaimer at the bottom stating something like, "read at your own risk. the author is in no way shape or form … Continue reading Motherhood Advice to my former self
I am going to do something a bit different right now. I am literally pouring this post out straight from my heart. Sometimes things just come to me all of the sudden, but I feel as if these words have been being etched onto my heart for some time now just waiting to make their … Continue reading The Season of YES
I am at that stage in life/age where I find myself scratching my head a lot and saying things like, oh wow, my mom used to say that or I sound just like my mom. The truth is, I think we all reach a point in life where our past meets our present and sometimes … Continue reading Mom Quotes: The things you never thought you would say. Until you did.
Being a working mom for the last 6 years has provided me with many moments of both joy and challenges. Longing for the day when I could stay at home with my kids while equally loving the work that I was doing. Feelings of guilt at the same time as feelings of relief. Making the … Continue reading 5 Tips for Transitioning from Working Mom to Stay at Home Mom