Chalk Couture, Crafty Mama, Mom Life

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and this particular transfer immediately caught my eye on launch day. I mean, who doesn’t love an awesome Wife/Mom/Boss?! I am so blessed to have so many inspirational women in my life. Now, more than ever, are we feeling the pressures of having to be all the things, and do […]

April 27, 2020


Family Life, Marriage, Mom Life, Wife Life

Perspective. per-spec-tive (noun): a particular attitude toward or way of regarding something; a point of view. I recently had a very raw and real conversation with my husband about perspective. Why do people see you in a certain way? Why do people expect certain things from you? Is it an actual fact or is it […]

February 25, 2020

The Joys (and not-so-joys) of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding, Mom Life

Let’s talk the B word for a minute. No, not that B word, the other one. Breastfeeding. Unfortunately, there is such a stigma around it that it sometimes feels like it’s a bad word. I’m lucky to not have been a direct victim of the ever-so-popular term “shaming,” but regardless of that, especially with my […]

September 10, 2018

The Other Side II

Mom Life

April 24, 2018. Surgery Day. Nerves and excitement all rolled into one emotion as we headed to the hospital early that morning. Max was going to have surgery to get her ostomy taken down. It came quickly and slowly all at the same time. The thought of another surgery was scary, but also exciting that […]

June 1, 2018

The Other Side

Family Life, Mom Life

As a mother, you live for your children and give everything to make sure they are protected from any harm. You do all you can to prevent them from experiencing any type of pain. As a pediatric nurse, you comfort families during what is often the worst time in their lives. You are used to […]

March 28, 2018

Funktional Chaos

Family Life, Mom Life

Hello and welcome to my blog. This is something that I’ve been wanting to do for a long time and I finally decided to just do it. Not sure what will come of it, if anything, and honestly I don’t know if I expect anything to come of it, but I figured let’s just see […]

March 23, 2018