The Truth About My Life Right Now

Why do I do this to myself? I go months and months and months without blogging and totally kick myself in the ass for it. Guys, the last few months of my life have been hard. I talked about 2016 in a recap in December and that was my last post. Depression is a silly … [Read more…]

An Open Letter To My Six Year Old

Dear Six Year Old,I write these things because I want to remember them. If I could bottle you up right now and never let you grow, I would in a heartbeat. It literally pains me to know that each passing day is a day that you are getting older. But with each day you are … [Read more…]

Gratitude Journal

This isn’t an easy post for me to write and that’s not because I just got my nails done and typing is ridiculously hard. I knew at some point I wanted to talk about certain things going on in my life, but I never knew when would be the “right time”.  Though I don’t want … [Read more…]

The Day We Became A Family

This is something I haven’t really talked much about on the blog because I didn’t know if it was “appropriate”. I was afraid someone would be mad that I was sharing this part of our life. However, this summer one of the biggest moments of our life took place and with it being National Adoption … [Read more…]

When Your 5 Year Old Hates You

It’s been such a fun week. Like the kind of week you just want to keep having over and over and over again! The kind of week where your dryer breaks, then your fridge, then your hot water heater…all in the matter of four days. AFTER you just bought your fridge off craigslist and paid an … [Read more…]

What It’s Really Like “Trying For A Baby”

You know, trying to get pregnant is a lot harder than I ever imagined.  I know what you’re all thinking, “Quit using protection & wham, bam, thank you ma’am you’re pregnant” HA! If ONLY it were that simple. I know part of my problem is that I was naive to think anything could ever be wrong, or … [Read more…]

Why I’m Scared To Have More Kids

Do I want more kids? Absolutely. More than anything in this world. However, there is a part of me that is scared. Terrified, really. Now hold on, before you judge me and tell me i’m crazy, see things from my perspective…I got pregnant a few months before I turned 19. I went through hell with this pregnancy. From … [Read more…]