A New Year for a New Kind of Marriage

Marriage is Hard Seriously, is it easy for anyone out there? I mean, The Dudeman and I have been together for almost 8 years, but our marriage is coming up on year 4. These 8 years have been full of drama, love, chill times, hype times, and we have literally grown up together. See, we met in college and it […]

Is Love Enough for a Strong Partnership?

The Word Love Commitment, touch, feelings, all of these things that feel like what love is supposed to be. Love, a four letter word that people throw around carelessly without actually proving it. We tend to love things more than people. I know that for me, I’m much better at caressing a soft, hot donut from Krispy Kreme than I […]

How to be a Chaos Momager, in 4 Easy Steps

Step One: Stop trying to juggle your life. Not everything is your responsibility. A true Chaos Momager knows when to ask for help and when things are too much. Communicate when you need help and accept the help offered. Let go of control and know that it’s ok to not finish your to-do list. The world isn’t going to stop […]

Atypical: A Heartwarming Netflix Review

Another Binge Watching with Bae Experience I told you we watch a lot (too much) television. We thought that by not getting cable we wouldn’t get sucked in. Then along comes this glorious thing called Netflix. It took us maybe 3 nights to finish the first season of “Atypical” and I am ready for season two! “Sam, an 18-year-old on […]

An Eclipse of Love

Sometimes Marriage is Hard You have so much outside pressure to be perfect and the live a perfect life. Sometimes it can feel completely overwhelming when you add in parental chaos. The upcoming Solar Eclipse this coming Monday, August 21, 2017, has me thinking about a lot of things. SIDE NOTE: Check out these awesome Eclipse Party Plans I found […]

When The World Starts Crashing Down, We Rise

Parenting, Marriage, Adulting Life is all hard work and stress. To rise above it all takes strength. Name one person who has it together and I’d say that’s a lie. If it’s true, they must be really good at managing life. As for me, not so much perfect as I am completely and totally human. I fail on the daily […]

Bills, Bills, Bills

Adulting, Bills, Life Growing up we had these strong women role models on television and in music. So, when I pictured my adulting life, Destiny’s Child “Bills, Bills, Bills” was on repeat in my head. I was determined to be this independent woman, who don’t need anyone else to rely on. I’ve strayed from that mindset seeking a companion early […]