My three year old is a crazy, loud destructive little ball of mess. Anytime i mention crafts and coloring she pauses. I think those things are probably her favorite pass time in the world. Today when i mentioned making a turkey to put on the table she was so excited! Now don't ask me why … Continue reading Arts and crafts for the win.
What a bittersweet phone call I received a few hours ago. Do you know that feeling you get when you have been so excited for something but as it inches closer, and closer you just need time to slow down? As some of you may know Air swore into the United States Air Force in … Continue reading That bittersweet phone call.
This Mama got a job. I've had little side hustles before, I worked full time+ right after high school when my daughter was a year or so. I quit because school full time, a kid, and working 60 hours a week was killing me While I wait to leave for basic training I decided to … Continue reading Mama is employed!
Recently I have noticed how completely life is what you make it. I know that some people say, "Well I grew up having a hard life," or, " Such and such has made life become really difficult for me". In all honesty you just have to put extra effort to get where you want to … Continue reading Life is what you make it!
As a young mom of young kids im trying to see if we can better budget our lives. My husband is not the best at budgeting. I dont really think he knows what that means, but we arent in debt at least. After reading several things about budgets i decided I needed to figure out … Continue reading Oh, money money.
Everybody know kids can put your life on hold, IF YOU MAKE THEM I always see comments or stories how they got pregnant too young and had to put their like on hold. Young adults missed out on parties and late night because they had to stay home with the kid(s). It's a real tragedy! … Continue reading My kids haven’t slowed down my dreams.
I've noticed recently how thankful I am. With all the natural disasters, unnatural disasters, to just being dealt a terrible hand. I see people hundreds and thousands in debt because of young mistakes, or maybe not even young mistakes, just careless purchasing. I just read a Facebook post of somebody saying they make 3-400k a … Continue reading I am thankful.
In my short life I've been told a lot of helpful advice. Also, some hateful words. The top of the list on the hate cake absolutely has to be "You're a terrible mother for joining the Military and leaving your kids!" HOLD UP. How? Part of the reasoning of me joining is to improve my … Continue reading Tell me I can’t, and watch me succeed.
Just because you are a *insert profession here* student does not mean you are a worthy source to listen to. For all we know you are failing miserably. Besides, I've been a pre-nursing student, general studies student, and a criminal justice student. That doesn't mean I should Teach how to administer an IV and arrest … Continue reading Would you like some salt with that?
My tiniest human turns 1, next month. I feel like that is so crazy. He still wakes up every 3 hours, can't say many words, and always wants to be held. I know, I know. That's how babies are. I'm going based of my daughter though. She slept through the night at birth and on. … Continue reading My weird Tiny Humans