Parenting Your Way

Parenting Your Way

One of the best pieces of advice I’ve ever been given was when I was getting married. Our pastor at the time said “Marriage is what you make it. This is YOUR Marriage.” One of the things that happens when you get married or become a parent is that...
“You’re having Twin Girls”

“You’re having Twin Girls”

As we were taking in the news that we were having twins, we were trying to make sense of it all and process how this could work out for the best. We said within ourselves that a boy and a girl would work best because then we could be done having kids altogether. We...
The Job That Never Ends

The Job That Never Ends

:sighs: Being a mom is hard as… there isn’t even a word to compare it to. Even the curse words that usually fill in that blank aren’t even enough to amount to how hard being a mother is. A few minutes ago, while stopping one of my twins from doing something...
Dear Momma… Cry That Sh*t Out

Dear Momma… Cry That Sh*t Out

I’m not one who cusses… out loud. My heart is still being worked on y’all. I still have my moments. I’m not perfect. Today, I had a moment when I just wanted to run. Like… get in the car, drive an hour, grab a hotel, and text my husband later that I would...
Calling All Quitters! Why We Quit

Calling All Quitters! Why We Quit

A few days ago, I had an “I Quit” moment.  I’m in the midst of a huge transition from living abroad to living back in the USA. I’m trying to prepare to move. Sell things. Start planning for the next school year because I won’t have a summer. Write 2-3 articles a...
The Woman in the Mirror

The Woman in the Mirror

I’ve spent the last two years living abroad, an hour from a city I’ve only dreamed about, with a husband I’ve always prayed about and two beautiful twin girls Iv’e taken the time to embrace and love and affirm. That same love and affirmation that I’ve taken into my...