Two years ago, in the early hours of the morning, I drove into Idaho, and found myself in front of our new temporary home. What a way to do Halloween right? My heart was heavy.. and excited. I was so sad to have left my people back in Washington. But I was also so excited for our life here in the Treasure Valley area. I knew it was what we needed, and it was the right thing. Leaving a place ... Read More about 7 Tips for Moving to a New City
When I was a little girl, I desperately wanted a baby sister. I would ask my mom for a baby sister often. And I remember when I was in 2nd grade my Mom turned 40.. and I told everyone. (I was that kid.. I still tell everyone her age... love you Mom!) And other kids Mom's were 28, 29, or 30. And I stopped asking for a baby sister. I realized that maybe the baby stage was gone. And I enjoyed ... Read More about Happy 21st..
I love coats.. jackets.. parkas.. all of them. I love to buy coats, wear coats, and just look at coats. I have friends who don't.. and I totally don't get it. I can go in the store and find a new one.. every single time. And I really would buy them all.. if I could find a great purpose. Maybe I will have to do some instagraming of my collections of coats/jackets. I think everyone should ... Read More about 5 Best Wool Coats.. With Color
I remember watching Mom's of teenagers when my kids were little. I remember thinking.. oh my goodness they have it easy. I remember my crying toddlers.. and wondering what I was going to do. Life seemed hard.. mothering was hard. No one told me it was going to be THIS HARD. I think it is a dirty little secret that we all keep to ourselves. Partially so others can be as crazy as we are. It ... Read More about 7 Things I Would Do Different
If you are like me, and many of my friends, you have seen the Facebook posts everywhere saying, Me Too. My heart has been heavy for my friends, my loved one, and the strangers who have posted this two words. I myself have posted these words. I find the older I am, the older my daughter is, the more I want that to never happen again. I don't consider myself a feminist, I am just a happy mom, ... Read More about Me Too.