honest words · life · motherhood

Dear Stay at Home Mama

Dear Stay at Home Mama, I see you. Exhausted, cleaning up piles of dirty dishes and sweeping the same floors for the 32nd time today in your stained up oversized tee-shirt, messy top knot hair…for the 4th day in a row. You wonder if anyone even notices. Not just the uncountable hours of unseen work… Continue reading Dear Stay at Home Mama

anxiety · authentic stories · honest words · on life

Sickness & Anxiety {Nothing Is Wasted}

Once upon a time there was a young girl with long, flowing blonde hair and blue green eyes. She was her daddy’s pride and the oldest of six siblings. She spend much of her life leading, doing, setting the example, being the strong one – so much of her life creating and accomplishing, stuffing and… Continue reading Sickness & Anxiety {Nothing Is Wasted}

authentic stories · honest words · on life

For When You Feel Lost {Freeing Us To Admit It}

This is not exactly my normal type of post in which I write on a topic and offer a solution, but more of a post in which maybe you will find some personal truth here, and maybe you will not relate at all. Still, it is my truth. One that has been extremely difficult for… Continue reading For When You Feel Lost {Freeing Us To Admit It}

authentic stories · honest words · motherhood · on marriage · relationships

Why There Will Be Days We Want To Hide Away

Confession time. I’ve noticed that when I’m not at my best, I tend to hide away. Those are the days and weeks that I delete social media from my phone, stop returning calls and texts, and disappear from the world a little – silencing my voice and sinking back into the shadows where no one… Continue reading Why There Will Be Days We Want To Hide Away

motherhood · on marriage · relationships

Why We Are Disappointed With People

Wanta know how to end up living an extremely disappointed life? Set internal expectations for everybody in your life and then expect them to meet them. Recently, I noticed I was feeling pretty frustrated and angry on a regular basis. Honestly, I was downright disappointed with people in my life more often than should have… Continue reading Why We Are Disappointed With People

authentic stories · honest words · on marriage

On Days When We’re A Hot Mess Breakdown

There is no image to capture this moment, because nobody captures the real life moments where things are not lovely and life is not pretty. But leave it to me to believe we should talk about them anyways. Because this stuff, this is the real life stuff that connects us all together.                              ————————————- It… Continue reading On Days When We’re A Hot Mess Breakdown