Idle of Despair

"There are some things people don't deserve to know about you." Said with love from my honey and rolling around in my brain for months. I have debated discussing this topic. It's been written in my head a dozen times. I have jotted down the gist on multiple occasions. Each time, I have scratched it … Continue reading Idle of Despair

Making {Me Crazy} Memories

I am a family tradition fanatic.  I always have grandiose ideas of what we will be doing on special occasions and then I am hit with the reality that I have five kids, someone is always sick, momma's spent and nothing ever seems to go according to plan.  But, that's another blog. We have our … Continue reading Making {Me Crazy} Memories

Once Upon a Time

Dearest children of the 21st century, The story I am about to tell you is truly earth shattering.  Have a seat. Once upon a time...there was a world.  A  world I like to call B.F. And in this B{efore} F{acebook} world, believe it or not, we took pictures...on a camera...with a roll of film...that we couldn't … Continue reading Once Upon a Time

A {real} Birth Story

I am five deliveries into parenting.  I always had the exact same birth plan.  Nothing fancy or complicated: healthy baby, healthy mom.   I never cared how it happened but it was of utmost importance that it was respected and fulfilled. #1.  I went into labor naturally, water broke naturally.  Went to the hospital and … Continue reading A {real} Birth Story