15 Things To Be Grateful For Today

We all lead busy lives, we all go a mile a minute every day, and we all forget to take a moment to appreciate the little things that are always surrounding us!  Today’s post is about just that, taking the time to find 15 Simple Things that are around…

I Was Nominated!

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by Caitlyn from This Fleeting Life Blog! Her blog is amazing and she shares such great content! If you’re looking for a new blog to check out, I highly recommend going to This Fleeting Life!  http://thisfleetinglife.com/ One of my favorite…

I Was Nominated For The Sunshine Blogger Award!

I was nominated!! I want to give a HUGE shout out to Kayla from https://kaylabcollection.com who nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! She is such an inspiring blogger and her page is amazing! She has the cutest decorating ideas and I love reading all her new posts…

Top 5 Myths Of Adopting An Older Child

 My husband and I have an affinity for older kids in foster care, and we like to adopt older kids. But every time we tell people our age range, they’re always taken aback, and expect that we are wanting to adopt a baby or toddler. The older kids though…

Being The Other Woman

I love being called mom, mommy, mama, all of it, and when we started our adoption journey I was set that I wanted to be the only mom. I didn’t want to share the title, I wanted to be thee mom. The further we got down the adoption road…

Christmas Parties and Spanx

We recently went to our company Christmas party, and instead of getting excited about getting all dressed up, I was stressing about what I would look the least fat in. I’ll be honest, I like to eat all the tacos and indulge in a cocktail or…four…

Our Journey – The Beginning

I always got in trouble for talking in school. Kindergarten through senior year. It’s not my fault, I have a higher than normal word quota I have to hit every day. Now as an adult, I still like to talk, and I also like to connect with people and…