“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” -Lauren DeStefano The cool crisp air, Friday night lights, the fields being harvested, flannel everything, leaves changing color, warm cozy boots, beanies, and the smell of… Read More Pumpkin Everything, Please
I’ll never forget the day she came home crying, tears rolling down her cheeks. Her heart had been broken in two, that much was apparent. I quickly bent down to give her a hug and asked what was wrong. Earlier that morning, I remember her being so excited for the first snowfall of the season.… Read More Little Opinions.
Beep. Beep. Beep. It’s 6 AM on a Monday morning which means, time to get up and get moving or we are going to have ANOTHER chaotic morning on our hands. School season has officially begun. You see, I’m not like the women you see on TV. You know the Moms who wake up super… Read More 5 Mom Hacks For Morning Sanity.
It was the fourth day of the new school year. I could feel the tension in the car as we drew nearer & nearer to the school. So many thoughts filled her little mind. What would the new day bring? Would she remember where to go? What if she forgot? As we pulled into a… Read More Let Them Be Little
Six years. For six years. I have been a Mom. And in that time I have been home. I was home when they took their first steps. When they said their first words. I was there for every fever, every cut, every bruise. I was there for the up all nights and the early mornings.… Read More Why I’m Not Going Back To Work.
Oh My Goodness…You Guys… You Know Those Days Where You Just Want To Lock Yourself In A Closet & Not Adult For The Day… The Kids Are Emotional Messes… The Laundry Is Piled A Mile High… The Dishes In The Sink You Aren’t Sure If They Are Worth Saving… And To Top It All Off… Read More S.O.S
The Dream Is FREE… But the HUSTLE… That my friend is sold separately! I remember for years WISHING I could feel good about myself again… To feel CONFIDENT… To LOVE the girl I saw in the mirror… I envied the girls on social media who were genuinely happy… Girls who knew without a shadow of… Read More Hustle
Good Morning You Guys… I Apologize That I Look Like A Homeless Troll Today… 🙅🏼HOLD UP!! NO! I Don’t Apologize… And Here’s Why… The Other Day I Was Having A Conversation With A Friend…And I Was Telling Her How Tired I Am For Apologizing For My Life… I Know You Know What I Mean… “Sorry… Read More No Apologies
:::Time Spent With Family Is Worth Every Second::: Moment Of Complete & Honest Truth… Sundays Used To Be Super Stressful At Our House… Struan Would Leave The House At 7:30 AM For Meetings & Wouldn’t Make It Home Until 3:30 or 4:00 PM… That Would Leave Me To Get The Kids Dressed As Well As… Read More Finding God
“As For My Girls I’ll Raise Them To Think They Breathe Fire.” I’ve Learned A Lot Of Lessons In My Life… Some Self Taught… But Most From The Incredible Women I Have Been Raised By… None Of Us Have Had An Easy Life… Each Of Us Have Experienced Heartache, Struggles, & Pain… But We Have… Read More Incredible Women