• Family

    Staying Motivated

    I thrive on instant gratification. I think most people do, but I swear there is something that triggers in my brain when instant happiness takes place like purchasing clothes or winning the lottery. As you can imagine, things that build over time for me result in lack of motivation and a need to constantly find ways of making me want…

  • Family

    Ode to Dad

    I feel that it comes naturally to us as moms to relate to each other based on conversations, experiences, feelings, situations, etc. A simple post in a Facebook group elicits many comments of encouragement and similar stories of similar experiences. We’ve all felt overwhelming joy when we hear our babies laugh and we’ve all felt the pangs of guilt when…

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    Baby Girl’s Nursery Inspiration

    I’ve never described myself as a creative person. Art class was my worst class and least favorite. I was horrible at dance and always moved more toward sports that require little to no coordination. All of my professional positions have emphasized math and budgets with little “artistic” needs. Writing has always been the only creative quality I have had and…