Family

It Takes a Village

I'm sure we have all heard the phrase "it takes a village" when it comes to raising children, mainly because it's entirely too true. As a child of divorced parents, the meaning behind this phrase came into play several times throughout my childhood. I was being raised by my Grandparents, with the help of my… Continue reading It Takes a Village

Family

Figuring Some Things Out

Hello reality! We're back from our week long vacation in Delaware. It was quite the learning experience for Josh and I but it was an overall nice time. All three of the girls had different opinions about our time spent and honestly I think Estelle had the most fun out of all of us. Estelle… Continue reading Figuring Some Things Out

Family, Foster Care

Some Foster Care Things

It's been a little while since I've written a dedicated foster care post, I realized. When I first started this blog I thought I would have more to say about it on a day to day basis, but I guess I haven't until now. On that note, I haven't had much time for much of… Continue reading Some Foster Care Things

Mom-Guilt

“Do you Just Hate Working?”

A tiny reminder for myself to bloom where I am planted. Is a question I've been asked several times throughout the course of my working career. This coming August will mark my 10 year anniversary of being a working individual. I only have what, 50 more years to go? It's crazy to think about, but… Continue reading “Do you Just Hate Working?”