Do You See Me?

“I AM MORE THAN WHAT YOU SEE” When I first started blogging my heart was set on it being just for wives whose husbands are deployed or have contractors like mine and are gone most of the year. That obviously did not stick. About a month after I started my blog I realized this is…

To Compare or to not compare

“THE FASTEST WAY TO KILL SOMETHING SPECIAL, IS TO COMPARE IT TO SOMETHING ELSE.” For the past week and a half I have been struggling with writing my New Years resolution blog and I kept having writers block. Since my hiatus on blogging for two months it has been a little hard getting back in,…

For All My Mammas

“FOR ALL THE THINGS MY HANDS HAVE HELD, THE BEST BY FAR IS YOU.” To the moms out in the world who did not breastfeed, I see you. Did your baby not latch? Or did you not make enough milk? Maybe…just maybe it hurt toooo damn much. To the moms out in the world who…

Sacrifice

“DREAMS DO COME TRUE, IF ONLY WE WISH HARD ENOUGH. YOU CAN HAVE ANYTHING IN YOUR LIFE IF YOU WILL SACRIFICE EVERYTHING ELSE FOR IT.” -J.M. BARRIE, PETER PAN This blog hits home for me. Sacrifice is something my son and I do on a daily basis but not many realize all that we do give…

Mom Life (For Real)

“DEAR MAMA: YOU ARE NOT DOING IT WRONG, IT IS JUST ‘THAT’ HARD” Everyone has most likely heard the phrase or seen the hashtag #momlife at some point in their life. It is something that every mom in the universe has at least said 1000000000 times. (Okay maybe not that much but you get the…

People Pleaser Addict

“CARE ABOUT WHAT OTHER PEOPLE THINK AND YOU WILL ALWAYS BE THEIR PRISONER.” LAO TZU When you hear the word ‘addict’, what is the first thing that pops up in your mind? Drugs, right? Drugs are not the only form of addiction. Being an addict means you can not let go of something that is…

Post Partum Depression

“I AM NOT ALONE, LOVE AND SUPPORT SURROUNDS ME.” This one is for all the mammas out in the world. Four weeks and five days ago before 3:07pm someone could have explained to me how hard it will be to deal with your emotions after your baby is born but I would not have believed…