Deployment is a lonely island no one can prepare you for. Pre-baby days, towards the beginning of Tyler and I there was a night the two of us stayed in. We lounged in our sweats, drank our favorite beer, danced around like fools together and watched a movie. We ended the night with pillow talks. … Continue reading How Are You Doing?
Background; My daughter was born late October. It was the happiest of times, but it was also the saddest of times. Although this is not easy to admit at the end of 2017, around November I was diagnosed with post partum depression. I did not feel myself, I felt alone in my own body. It … Continue reading Recap of my 2018 Resolutions
I LOVE matching with Ella. It all started one day when I took her to work with me. She was wearing teal onesie with white polka dots and I was wearing a red flannel. Our picture was taken and BOY DID WE CLASH ( can you tell I'm a little OCD ? ). So anyways, … Continue reading 3 Easy Tips for Mommy and Me Matching
I know, I know parent first, friend second. I most definitely follow that guideline, but on my own terms. There's so much time in a day. There is enough time to parent and there is plenty of time left over to love. I am not ashamed to admit that my daughter is my best friend. … Continue reading My Daughter is my Best Friend
Im 22 years old and the picture you just saw, Tyler and I in sweats, Ella freshly bathed, the three of us brushing our teeth, getting ready for bed so we can snuggle in and watch Moana for the third time today, that is what I call a fun Saturday night. We are absolutely content … Continue reading The Truth Behind Family Goals
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