So, funny story! Lately Jon and I have been dealing with the whole work, parent, sleep, repeat scenario. Jon and I were recently found saying just how monotonous it is. In truth, life had been feeling extremely monotonous. Wake up, make breakfast, make the beds, get ready for the day, clean the kitchen, do the… Continue reading The Unfortunate way I Broke up the Monotony in my Life.
25 weeks down, 15ish to go! Getting past all the nausea, vomiting, back and other bodily aches, as well as being tired all the time (wow! This sounds so positive, huh?) Pregnancy number two had actually been pretty great! Definitely not all butterflies and rainbows, but better than pregnancy number one! I am currently 25… Continue reading Bumpdate!!
Cheesy post alert!! Have you ever had one of those “bad mom or dad moments??” When I say this, I mean have you ever felt like you did something, didn’t do something that would either make others judge you, or make you judge yourself? Or even doubt yourself. I am sure every parent has had… Continue reading “Bad Mom” Moments: Dealing with Toddlers Behaviors and Emotions
This post has taken over a week to write. It is one that has been really hard, and has felt pretty personal. Most people quit their jobs because they hate them, or they’re moving, or they are tired the same old, same old. Recently I announced that I am pregnant with our second child. And… Continue reading Anxiety: Why I Decided to Quit my Job
So recently on Facebook, I came across two different posts by different women. And each one made my heart hurt just a little for each of these moms. The first post I saw was about mom groups on Facebook. This individual had joined a mom group, and was attacked for her style of parenting, and… Continue reading Mom Shaming
It’s been a while since I have written anything! Jon and I were not able to get family photos done, or any kind of New Years letter out, so I figured I would post here some updates from 2017. Jon Jon ended his time at BYU Provo, and decided to come back to BYU-Idaho in… Continue reading Changes in the Goodsell Family!
Christmas is a time of year for giving, service, love and family. I think in all the hustle and bustle of shopping and lists we forget that sometimes. It is one of my favorite things lately to get on Instagram and to see fun pictures of families building ginger bread houses, or getting a tree,… Continue reading The True Meaning of Christmas