Foster Care

“What made You want to do that?”

I have been asked that question hundreds of times by now. If you've been reading my blog, then you'll know that there is a story from my childhood that has led me to become a foster Mother. However, recently when asked I simply reply "why not?" I mean in all honesty, that's the real answer… Continue reading “What made You want to do that?”

Uncategorized

Let me Tell you About my Best Friend

I finally got my computer back! My Mom was borrowing it over the weekend so she could do some orientation training's for the job she just got and of course I've been dying to write that entire time. The month of August is always of significant importance to me. For some reason, something astronomical almost… Continue reading Let me Tell you About my Best Friend

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?”

Mom-Guilt, Sustainability

Mom Anxiety, A Memoir

In less than 24 hours I am going to be embarking on a journey that I've been waiting for, a few weeks now, my trip to Better Farm. Prior to road trips, vacations, etc. I am always anxiety-ridden. Some times are worse than others, but this specific trip is bringing out some of the strongest… Continue reading Mom Anxiety, A Memoir