Category: Randomness

From High Heels to Flip Flops – Taking a Leap of Faith!

Am I the only one who struggles with balancing a career and being a mom? This past year my life has seemed so out of balance that I felt like something needed to change. Yesterday was my last day at my job after 11 years. It was one of the hardest decisions I have ever made and I still question did I make the right decision. There are so many questions. Will we be able to make it as a one income family? Is this the right thing for my children? Am I crazy for leaving a secure position? Did I just throw 11 years away to have to start all over when I decide to go back to work? Is my husband really okay with this? (more…)

Rocking Motherhood Challenge

I have been invited to join in on the Rocking Motherhood Challenge by a new friend, Kristen on Instagram. She is a fellow mom and you can check her out at and on Instagram. I cannot tell you enough how wonderful the community is on Instagram. Thank you Kristen for nominating me! 🙂

This Rocking Motherhood Challenge is definitely a challenge for me. If you had said name 10 failures of motherhood, I could write all day. The mommy guilt of a working mom can sometimes be so overwhelming that you forget to stop and think about all the things you are doing right in their little lives. It has been a great exercise for me to reflect on those things….. (more…)

Toddler Tummies

Is it just mine or do all toddlers just not eat? When Graylie was around 9 months old she would try anything. She loved avocado, scrambled eggs, green beans, peas, and fruits galore. I thought I am going to have a great eater here! (more…)

Toddler Toy Obsession

Welcome back to Toddler Tuesday! I am assuming if you have a toddler, you probably would love to know of a toy that your toddler will actually play with for more than five minutes. Well, if you have a little girl, I may be able to help you out. (more…)

Toddler Trouble

toddler tuesdayI started this blog about two weeks ago and the main question I get is “how do you find the time to blog?” It is a very relevant question. Since the days are pretty full, I try to get in about an hour a few nights a week. (more…)