Everyone has a best friend. Maybe two, maybe three. You can probably remember when you met each one. Where you were, what you were doing and maybe even what you were wearing. Each friend has a starting point; one that you will never forget because it was when you realized you would be best friends forever. … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Best Friend.
Hi friends. I'm back! It has been a while since I’ve blogged. Honestly, it has been longer than I would have liked but sometimes that is how life goes. Where have I been? That’s a loaded question. Literally, I have been in the same places I am always in, like Harris Teeter and the gym, along … Continue reading Where I’ve Been
I was once asked to come up with a 'mom-mantra' that would describe me as a mother. My answer was 'schedules save lives'. There is nothing else I believe more when it comes to being a parent. I do not think I could count on two hands how many times my husband and I have … Continue reading Schedules Save Lives
I have been wanting to write this post for a while. I have started it a few times and saved it as a draft because I get too emotional to get through it. But, as someone who has experienced a serious loss, I felt like I needed to get it written. I still encounter people … Continue reading Loss, Grief, and What I Wish Everyone Knew About Supporting Their Friend Through It All
We have been traveling quite a bit lately, whether it be just for two nights or a week, but it has given me a couple different opportunities to really get a feel for what it is like packing for not only myself but also our son. Let's just say that each time I have forgotten … Continue reading Traveling with Children? Make a list!