I yelled at my son but I’m still a good mom.

Rai and Ashton   Yesterday was rough. Actually to be really honest yesterday wasn’t rough it was freaking hard. My sweet Ashton was not himself. It was a day of constant whining and crying. I’d pick him up and he would cry, I’d put him down and he would cry. I’d cook food, he’d cry, […]

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Rainy Day Adventures

Yesterday was a gloomy day filled with grey skies and lots of rain. One thing I loved about living in Idaho was being able to play outside pretty much whenever I wanted. So when Rai went down for his nap I bundled Ashton up to jump in some puddles. He’s really only experienced rain twice […]

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Taking a Step Back

I’ve gone back and forth on this for a while now and decided that I’m going to take a step back from blogging right now. I love the community I’ve built from this platform and plan on coming back again soon but right now… there just too much pressure. Pressure to have it all together, […]

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Our Big Move

I have written and re-written this post several times now trying to figure out how to not receive negative comments, but frankly I realize that’s not possible. When I left my small hometown I never dreamed I’d come back to raise a family there, but here we are gearing up to move there and hopefully […]

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Making room for baby #2 in our small apartment.

Growing up I always pictured myself having babies in a giant house with a big garden out back and plenty of room for all of us to grow and enjoy our hobbies. Then I actually grew up and realized all of that cost a lot of money! Add college debt, divorce debt and getting laid […]

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