Sometimes Life Happens and the Blog Doesn’t

Don't ever get too busy making a living that you forget to make a life.

In the Blogosphere (blog world) they say consistency is key. If you can only focus on one thing (outside of delivering good content), it should be consistency. So here I am, being consistent. I wasn’t able to take time away to blog this past week because, well, LIFE. So I thought I would quickly throw this together for you guys to let you know that sometimes life gets in the way, and that’s ok. Read more

Stay at Home Mom Truths

Nearly four years ago I traded in my 8-5 job to be a Stay at Home Mom to my then one-year-old. Even though I loved my job and I loved working, the thought of staying home with my son was much more appealing (Duh!). I knew there would be challenges and hiccups while we were transitioning but for the most part, I thought it would be a walk in the park. And it was……. Jurassic Park. (Just kidding!) Being at home definitely isn’t as easy as it looks or sounds. You don’t just get to sit around all day watching soap operas (or trashy reality television in my case). Just like everything else, there are precious moments AND hardships that come along with this job (see my post ‘Surviving Two’ for a little more on that!). Here are just a few things I’ve learned in my experience. Read more