Less stuff. More you, mama.

03 kc photography

I could hear that little voice saying, "No, you are doing it all wrong.  You are giving them more stuff, but less of YOU.  You are what they want, what they need, mama."  It had been there, tugging and pulling at my heart for a few months when … [Read more...]

when you don’t want to look back and you can’t look ahead

Brynlee Pierre Robin

When you don’t want to look back because it hurts too much.   And you don’t want to look forward because you know it’s going to be hard.   That’s where I’m at as of 11:24PM on New Years Eve.   And anything I say just … [Read more...]

Coffee Inspired Memories

Coffee Inspired Memories

I'm sharing some of my favorite Coffee Inspired Memories with you today as part of a sponsored campaign with Collective Bias and Coffee-mate. Coffee.  You know how music can take you back to a certain moment?  How it can make you feel all of those … [Read more...]

Broken Bones & Second Opinions

Broken Leg and Ankle

This is a sponsored post. All thoughts, opinions, and experiences are my own. (That's good news for you, promise!) I haven't shared much about my experience at the emergency room when I broke my leg and ankle last year.  Why?  Because there isn't … [Read more...]

Making Memories – #DiscoverBoating

River Play

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Discover Boating. I received collateral to facilitate my review and a promotional item as a thank you for participating. We spent Father's Day out on the water with my family.  … [Read more...]

A Little Boy – Bryson

Bryson June 2013 blog

Bryson is closer to 5 now than he is to 4.  I can no longer see any of that chunky baby he once was.  That baby who never, ever slept and made me question every baby expert.  Newborns are supposed to sleep a lot?  Bryson must have missed that memo.  … [Read more...]

North Alabama Child Passenger Safety Technician – #CPST

North Alabama Child Passenger Safety Technician

Anyone that knows me knows that I am passionate about keeping our children safe in the vehicle!  Last weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the national CPS certification program and become a nationally certified child passenger safety … [Read more...]