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
This year, Memorial day was bitter sweet. About three weeks ago, my sweet grandmother passed away. It was something that, while painful for us, was great for her. My grandmother had been a widow for almost 9 years, and the week before Mother’s day, she was reunited with her sweet husband, and my grandfather. Every… Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend 2K17
Ever since Jon and I became parents, Jon has been the one who was going to school, and working more. I worked as well, but not as much, because I wanted the opportunity to be home with my son. I was always the parent at home. On April 24th, that all took a huge turn! … Continue reading Switching Roles