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Family

Family, Food, & Fellowship

This time of year, most folks are planning their friendsgiving celebrations! This is a time for close friends to get together and celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. I love that this is a thing now. It's great for friends get together for a good meal, and celebrate their friendship. Do you know what's better than having… Continue reading Family, Food, & Fellowship

Kids

Halloween Shenanigans

I love Halloween! It is such a fun holiday! I love all of the activities in October that lead up to Halloween! I enjoy all of the spooky decorations. I enjoy the pumpkins and the cooler weather! You have to try on silly masks and costumes in the store! Foxes are very trendy right now.… Continue reading Halloween Shenanigans

Kids, Single mom

Learning to be “Me” Again

It’s currently 6:00am. Fishy Christmas (my youngest daughter) has been awake since 4:45am. She’s been fed twice. She is wide awake. She is perfectly content in the warmth of momma’s arms. She is staring up at the ceiling, looking at the moon and stars being projected in various colors. She is making the sweetest sounds… Continue reading Learning to be “Me” Again

Single mom

My Happily Ever After

Dawn is approaching, the crickets are humming. Big Girl (my oldest daughter) is beside me, sleeping peacefully. Her deep breathing lets me know she is in dreamland. I'm cradling Fishy Christmas (my youngest daughter) and we stare deeply into each other's eyes. She is 100% content in momma's arms. These are the moments I live… Continue reading My Happily Ever After

Kids

Fall Carnival

Last night I took my kids to the local high school to attend the annual Fall Carnival. This event is the main fundraiser for the marching band. We try and be as active in our community as we can. I knew Big Girl (my oldest daughter) would have a blast since we were going to… Continue reading Fall Carnival

Kids

Birth Day: Fishy Christmas

Its a day I will never forget. The day my second baby girl, Fishy Christmas, was born! Fishy Christmas isn’t her given name, but is the name that my first daughter named her while I was pregnant. The name has stuck around as a nickname that I am sure she will grow to hate as… Continue reading Birth Day: Fishy Christmas

Divorce, Single mom

Momma’s Therapy

June 18, 2011 was a magical day! One of the happiest days I’d ever had! I was celebrating my 27th birthday with my family and boyfriend. We were at the most magical place on earth, Disney World. That evening before dinner, my boyfriend proposed to me! I was ecstatic and couldn’t wait to meet my… Continue reading Momma’s Therapy