When Thea was born I had every intention of going back to work. I had been working since I was 15. It was what I knew and a part of who I was. Then she was born and I spent a month going back and forth. By staying home I would be sacrificing income, 'me … Continue reading A Message For Stay At Home Mom’s
Six weeks ago you were born. Among the advice that every new parent receives I remember many people saying when it’s hard remember this to shall pass
One year ago I wrote a blog post titled Mother's Day for the Childless. Mother's Day for the Childless Part One I remember feeling so helpless at that point. We had wanted to start our family for a while and things just were not happening. Little did I know I would be staring down at … Continue reading Mother’s Day for The Childless Part Two
My love language is quality time. Out of everything in this world I believe the most valuable thing we have is time. Everything that we do requires time. Whether it be sleeping, eating, working, etc. the clock is always ticking. It can become overwhelming to look at the long list of things that we need … Continue reading What Is Your Time Really Worth?
"13 Reasons Why" is a series that is rising in popularity on Netflix right now. People claim that it brings awareness to suicide and bullying. Both of these are very important issues and need to be addressed. However, in my opinion, they are going about it completely wrong. The series glorifies suicide and is giving … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why I Want To Live
Listen to your favourite song. Music can have an excellent effect on stress levels. Get Moving. Powering through a work out increases your health and your confidence. I have also noticed that going on a hike really reduces my stress. Vent to someone who is going through something similar. Sometimes it is just good to … Continue reading 5 Tips For A Stressful Day
High School was not my favourite chapter of life. I had a great time in High School but it shies in comparison to my life right now. For me, High School was a time of growth and learning. I didn't get straight A's and I didn't always fit in but I had a great group of … Continue reading Dear High School Students
A few weeks ago, I decided to take a much needed girls trip to Grand Junction, Colorado. I had one of those experiences that you know you are never going to forget. Fruita, Colorado is my hometown and will always have a special place in my heart. Fruita is about thirty minutes from downtown Grand … Continue reading Look Up