Creating Holiday Memories

Being married to a fire fighter has it's pros and cons just like everything does. One of the cons is the schedule. Sometimes my husband is on shift when it is a holiday. Recently, he has worked like almost every major holiday. This year he had to work on xmas eve and xmas day. Next … Continue reading Creating Holiday Memories

My old man is a old man

*Disclaimer this blog contains profanity  If this will offend you please do not continue* Today, December 19th, is my husband's 30th birthday. This is hitting me harder than it is him surprisingly. I say this because I met him when he was 20 years old, only 2 months shy of turning 21.  Time has flown … Continue reading My old man is a old man

10 Things I have learned since graduating highschool

I fall into the millennial category and at first I didn't want to embrace it. I graduated high school in 2006. This year marked 10 years of being out of high school. I must say it went by very fast! I have accomplished so much, but still feel like I have accomplished just a small … Continue reading 10 Things I have learned since graduating highschool

Why I gave up on trying to be the perfect mom

I had my first kid at age 21, newlywed and still maturing. I had all these thoughts of what I was and wasn't going to do as a mom. I had planned to go back to work after having my baby and kick ass at juggling both. My world was turned upside down when I … Continue reading Why I gave up on trying to be the perfect mom

Biracial Hair…All not created equal

First off I am going to say this, I am by no means a beautician nor do I try to be. I do make parts crooked and sometimes my ponytails aren't even. Secondly, I do not know how to braid...yup I admit it proudly, I am a mama who does not know how to braid … Continue reading Biracial Hair…All not created equal

Perfectly Imperfect Family Portraits

We have made it our little family tradition to take family pics every year. I didn't do this often growing up, so this was something I wanted to be sure I did with my family on a regular basis. It mainly started when my great grandmother passed. When they were putting together the obituary, I thought … Continue reading Perfectly Imperfect Family Portraits