One of My Life’s Most Beautiful Chapters

The last couple of weeks have been absolutely the worst weeks of my life. So much has happened I can’t possibly cover it all, so I won’t even try. But the worst moment of the last two weeks, beyond a doubt, came at 4:42PM on December 30th: my wonderful, incredible daddy earned his wings and […]

Anyone can have a child and call themselves a parent. A real parent is someone who puts that child above their own selfish needs and wants. |

A Real Parent

From the moment I became a mom 15 years ago, my life’s course completely changed. Suddenly my life was no longer about me; it revolved completely around the tiny little girl I held in my arms.¬† Over the years, I’ve given up many things for the sake of my three children. For years I gave […]

Clarity |


“I think it’s important to have closure in any relationship that ends – from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase.”-¬†Jennifer Aniston The […]

Funny How Much Can Change In A Year

Today is a bittersweet day for me. One year ago today, I got the news that would end up changing my world forever. I’ll never forget that conversation, sitting in my garage with my beautiful 13-year-old daughter, and hearing those fateful words come out of her mouth as tears spilled from her gorgeous brown eyes. […]

5 Must Have Products for Moms |

Five MUST-HAVE Products for Moms This School Year

The new school year is approaching fast (can you believe we’re almost in August?! WTF?!), and I know if y’all are like me, you are always looking for ways to make life a little easier and make school mornings a little less hectic. Well I’m here to help, with 5 of my most “must-have” things […]