• Mama Life

    I never wanted to have children. Motherhood consumed me.

    When I was young, I never showed an interest in becoming a Mother. Never thought about having children one day; it wasn’t a goal or dream of mine. As a child I didn’t play with baby dolls or ever want to play ‘house’. In fact my own Mother and I can both remember the time I stood in her bedroom with my hands most likely on my hips in a sassy teenage stance, and declared “I am never getting married and having kids”. Oh how falling in love changes you. My parents divorced when I was in Kindergarten. It wasn’t pretty. Growing up I began to build a wall to block myself from falling head over heels…

  • About Me

    My Words of the New Year, & Setting Intentions.

    We are a week into 2019 and I have not stuck to my daily/weekly goals perfectly but that is why I precisely do not set New Year Resolutions. Life happens, days fly by and drastic changes just don’t last. Setting strict or just unrealistic resolutions for the average person is setting them up to fail. By the second week of January they are writing off 2019 and saying “next year for sure”. Instead I set intentions for the year, month and week. This method allows me to set big goals/intentions as well as smaller ones I know I can accomplish. A tool I use to help keep order in my…

  • Lifestyle

    Cheers to turning 33!

    I have never really been a birthday person for myself. I’m a December baby, holidays overshadow the month, it’s cold and expensive. Summer is my favorite time of the year. The Fourth of July is my most favorite holiday of the year — Fireworks, beach days and bbq’ing with friends put me in a jollier mood than December. Bah hum bug. Christmas is heart warming and cheerful with my family but give me long sunny days at the beach over forgetting to move the Elf on the Shelf for a month. Clearly I was meant to be born December 2nd because I am a Sagittarius through and through despite my…