Today my daughter found out who her 5th grade teacher will be this school year. Every year, for the past 5 years as soon as teachers are announced, I start seeing posts on Facebook with “Sally got Mrs. Smith, what teacher did your child get this year?”. Not this year. Why? The answer is simple.Continue reading “Dear Karen,”
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“Look Out ‘Cuz Here I Come”
I am a HUGE fan of The Greatest Showman. “This is Me” is one of my favorite songs. It really hits home with me. I love the message of embracing who you are and who you are meant to be. As I get older, I get more and more comfortable in my own skin. Don’tContinue reading ““Look Out ‘Cuz Here I Come””
To The Girl Who Didn’t Believe…
Have you ever wished you could talk to your younger self? Tell her what to do and what not to do? I know I have on more than one occasion. I firmly believe that everything we go through makes us who we are but I would love to give the younger me a littleContinue reading “To The Girl Who Didn’t Believe…”
“Worry About Youself”
We’ve all seen the video of the toddler trying to buckle herself, her dad asks to help, and she says “worry about you self”. Are you? Are you worrying about you self? Or are you taking care of everyone but yourself? Now more than ever, we need to take care of ourselves! Take a littleContinue reading ““Worry About Youself””
What’s for dinner?
My kids just asked me the dreaded question. “What’s for dinner?”. Did you know these people except dinner every night? Every of the nights? If you’re like me, you struggle at times coming up with new recipes. Given the times, I gathered a few, inexpensive, easy to make recipes to share with you. HopefullyContinue reading “What’s for dinner?”
It’s Fine, I’m Fine, Everything is Fine.
Do you say “I’m fine” when someone asks how you are doing? Are you fine? Why not say “struggling a bit today” or “I’m great! I’ve had an amazing day!”? Why do we feel the need to tell everyone we are fine? Are we pretending to be ok when we aren’t? Why? Will we feelContinue reading “It’s Fine, I’m Fine, Everything is Fine.”
I can’t breathe….
As I stood in my kitchen at 9:30 this morning, I had this overwhelming feeling and I just couldn’t breathe. Today was the first official day of homeschooling 4 kids, my husband and I both have jobs that are 100% commission based (want to support small business, shop here), everything is shutting down, the grocery storesContinue reading “I can’t breathe….”
June 3rd, 2002 I was just shy of 19 years old and became a mom for the first time. My sweet Justin came in the world and changed everything I knew about life and myself. I was completely lost, I mean what does an 18 year old do with a newborn baby? Justin and IContinue reading “I blinked…”