Ideas vs. Reality: Parenthood Edition

Most people have opinions about parenting, whether they are parents or not. I know I did. Have they changed since becoming a mom? Photography by Emilee Chambers Photography Idea #1. We'd fit baby into our schedule. Bob and I always said we weren't going to rearrange our life for a baby. They'd travel with us,…

10 Things You May Not Know About Me

I am afraid of birds. They are unpredictable and uncontrollable. I don't trust them. I am adopted. My 2 brothers & I joined a foster family when I was a baby. We were officially adopted by that family when I was 4. As a kid, I hated when people found out I was adopted, but…

Hey friends.

Hey there. How are ya? You may be reading this because you like my writing. You may be reading this because you are stuck inside for the 3789th day and you are running out of things to read. Either way, hello. If you've known me for a while, you probably know that I love to…

Friday Favorites

Raise your hand if you are a clutz? I'm raising both hands and feet! I swear, I try so hard, yet I am constantly spilling, dripping, leaking something and usually, it's on my carpet or clothing. It's a real pain in the butt. Enter Carbona.   They have a solution for everything. Like a literal…

5 Productivity Tips from a Self-Acclaimed Procrastinator

It is a little ironic that I'm offering productivity advice as I'm a huge procrastinator that is constantly guilty of wasting time and being easily distracted. But who wants to take advice from people that have it all together? My thought is that if this can help me, it can help anyone! As I've mentioned…

1 Year Down, A Lifetime To Go!

Happy 1st Anniversary To Us! Warning: This post will get sappy. Don't say I didn't tell you. When I thought about my future husband, I could never picture who I would end up with. I'm moody, I spend way too much money on dining out, my car is always a mess and I can be pretty…