I'm so excited to see what 2019 has in store for me. It is my wish for everyone to have a great New Year. Not just New Year's day, but to really find joy in 2019. I am am so happy to have all the kids back home. I'm sure this next week of school … Continue reading Happy New Year!
During my Pinterest searching I found a few clever Advent calendars and Christmas counts downs. I really liked the idea of counting down the days with the kids, but there wasn't one that was really perfect for me. I saved a few to a Christmas board and decided to create my own 25 Days of … Continue reading Christmas Bucket List
I am thankful for my life. The past two years have been rough, but I have so much to be thankful for. I appreciate that I have 4 beautiful boys to love and watch grow up. I am thankful that I have a wonderful husband to share it with. I spent some time earlier this … Continue reading With A Thankful Heart
As a mother of 4 kids I am always busy. One of the things I dread the most is shopping! For me to get to a decent store I have to drive 30-45 minutes. So a simple trip to one store means a cranky car ride there and back, not to mention trying to keep … Continue reading How I Choose Subscription Boxes
Becoming a step parent can come with it's own unique challenges. Whether it's how you will interact with the child, or how you will handle backlash from the biological parent, you will definitely need a game plan. I know a few things about step parenting from both angles. My older two children have a step … Continue reading 5 Step Parenting Tips
After a miscarriage some people may be eager to try again. However, some people are scared of getting pregnant again. I was one of those people. Two years after I lost my 3rd child, I found myself with unexpectedly pregnant. I was terrified that I would lose this baby too. I was constantly second guessing … Continue reading Pregnancy Fears After Miscarriage
In 2013 I met my wonderful husband. I had left a bad relationship and was not looking for anything serious. I was so surprised when I met him and instantly knew that he was exactly who I was looking for. The bonus was that he had a young son from a previous relationship. His baby … Continue reading My Rainbow Baby
Nothing drained the color out of my life like the loss of my baby. Sitting in that doctor's office, I could see so many happy people and I was hurt and angry. How could this happen to me? My doctor explained that 1 in 4 pregnancies end in miscarriage. That day my child became 1 of the 4.
My older two children are 2 years, 2 weeks and 2 days apart. I never planned on being a single mother, but life happens. My mother came to stay with me when my second was born and I was terrified for her to leave. God bless her, she stayed until he was 4 months old. … Continue reading 1 Simple Rule for Busy Moms