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

Foster Care

Foster Care Awareness Month

May is Foster Care Awareness month! There is so much involved in foster care, so in honor of this month I am going to do my best to keep all of my posts related to the topic in some way or another. For day one, I'm going to start with the question I get all… Continue reading Foster Care Awareness Month

Teenagers

Middle School

Josh and I (somewhat) recently watched Eighth Grade, the move directed by Bo Burnham and I'm realizing now that in some ways we relive the moments of this movie every single day. The film is "coming of age story" about a thirteen year old girl, who is going through her last week of eighth grade.… Continue reading Middle School