One year ago today, I gave birth to a beautiful, dark a haired baby boy. I could go on and on, and say that the labor was excruciating and blah, blah, blah. In reality, I slept for a good 12 hours, pushed for two, and there you were! You had a rough start from the… Continue reading Happy 1st Birthday Jackson!
I figure that I should reintroduce myself! My name is Heather Goodsell, and I am the chief writer on our blog! (Jon helps too, just not as much.) We have been married for almost two years, and have a dog named Milo, and a sweet little boy named Jackson. Jon is currently a student, and… Continue reading Why I Blog
Lately, Jackson has been struggling with naps. And when I say struggling, I mean full on tantrums when it comes to having to take a nap. Blood curdling screaming, topped off with kicking and hitting. He isn’t even one!! It has been this way for the last week or so. At one point, he was… Continue reading Walk a Mile in their Shoes
Jon and I have had the opportunity to learn a few valuable lessons while living in Utah, and we can’t wait to take those lessons and apply them to the rest of our lives!
Eleven months ago, my life changed forever. Gone were the days of staying up late, and watching movies with my husband. No more sleeping through the night either. No more being selfish, and only thinking about my own wants and needs. Eleven months ago, Jon and I became parents. It has been a crazy emotional… Continue reading Welcome to Parenthood
Change is something that is generally hard for me to accept. I am a creature of habbit, so to speak. Moving to Utah from Idaho took a lot of courage. For the first little while, I didn’t really have friends. I was pregnant, insecure, and not ready to be completely isolated from my family. I… Continue reading BIG News!
This quote is one of my all time favorite quotes. Throughout my life I have dealt with more adversity than I feel anyone would ever want to. From a young age, I was bullied. I was bullied to the extent that my parents held me back a grade. I have always been different compared to… Continue reading Facing Life’s Storms