Insecurity is a lack of self confidence. It is the feeling that you are not good enough. It's nothing to be embarrassed about, everyone has something that makes them feel insecure. Where does your insecurities come from? How do you respond to that feeling? The answer to those questions really says a lot about a … Continue reading Insecurity Is Loud
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!
I'm always looking for a great way to save money. Several years ago I was really into the extreme couponing, but it was so time consuming. I recently jumped into using rebate apps to quickly earn cash back. Ebates has become one of my favorite ways to get cash back for shopping. If you haven't … Continue reading $10 Ebates Bonus
Several years ago my friend was baking a turkey for a church event. I had never made a turkey, because I always go to my parent's house for the holidays. I was really impressed with how simple her recipe was and decided to try it. Ever since then, I have made many turkey dinners, and … Continue reading The Easiest Way to Bake a Turkey
Am I the only one that's wondering where 2018 went? I can't believe that Thanksgiving and Christmas are quickly approaching. For me 2017 and 2018 were filled with a lot of obstacles. However, I feel like time just passed me by! I'm really looking to make some big changes for 2019, but before I get … Continue reading Thanksgiving Is Almost Here
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.