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


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


The big 5-0

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Open Your Eyes

There is so much beauty in the world You just have to open your eyes to see it Get off the phone Go outside Look around Admire the way the leaves move in the wind Watch the squirrels chase one another Smell the cool, brisk air Admire Mother Nature in all her glory There is… Continue reading Open Your Eyes


The Crazy Thing About Addiction [Part I]

I've seen a post circulating around Facebook that drives me nuts to no end, so I thought it would be fun to give my side about addiction. We've all seen the "addiction is a choice" posts, talking about how calling addiction a disease is only enabling the addict and therefore allows them to feel sorry… Continue reading The Crazy Thing About Addiction [Part I]