poetry

Can love?

Can love fill the void created from being abandoned? Can it wipe away the tears and fill in scars on the heart? Can it erase the past? Can it make everything that’s wrong feel right? Can love make you crazy? Can it make you feel sane? Can it ever be for sure? Can it ever… Continue reading Can love?

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23 Years of Adventure

Today I am celebrating twenty-three years of life. Twenty-three years of love. Twenty-three years of adventure. I heard my birth story from my aunt and grandmother a bunch of times growing up. I think mainly because, as they tell it, it was a wild day! My mother was in labor prematurely and it was sometime… Continue reading 23 Years of Adventure

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Gun Violence & A Parent’s Love

With the tragic and horrifying mass shootings that took place in the United States this week, everyone has been in an uproar about gun control. I get it. Let’s do something. But I think the one of the reasons we have such an awful gun violence issue in the United States is something that gun control simply… Continue reading Gun Violence & A Parent’s Love

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Good News … Finally!

Life has been absolutely CRAZYYYY lately… Is anyone else ready for fall, too? I haven’t had much time to put into my writing because I feel like I’m so busy I can’t even breathe sometimes. Everyone tells you it’s hard being a mom, but you can’t really prepare yourself for something like motherhood. I think… Continue reading Good News … Finally!

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Story time!

Sorry to disappoint, but this isn't a fictional story... I haven't had much time to put into my writing lately, but I wanted to give you guys a quick glimpse into what I've been up to lately! 1. I have a baaaad rash of POISON SUMAC. 🌿😭 A few friends and I thought it would… Continue reading Story time!

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Excuses & Friendships

Maintaining friendships after parenthood is hard. Most parents will agree. But I always kind of had a hard time keeping up with others even before I had a baby. I have always been more introverted, and I can’t really think of a time in my life where I truly felt like I had a “best… Continue reading Excuses & Friendships

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“Sometimes you gotta take a break from all the noise to appreciate the silence.”

I’ve hit a wall with my writing. It seems that I’ve ran out of all inspiration that is required to create a “good post.” So that led me to come to the conclusion that I am going to take a break on my blog. Sad face. I just want to make sure that I gather… Continue reading “Sometimes you gotta take a break from all the noise to appreciate the silence.”

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Mental Health Awareness Month

I've never talked about mental health on my blog before, but I figured it's a great topic to talk about, and since May is Mental Health Awareness Month, there's no better time than now! When I think about words that describe myself, I first think about words like happy, energetic, motivated, determined, etc. But the… Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Month

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The big 5-0

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