Celebrate Each Milestone

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This is me April 2014 on Easter.  This is me today. This week I reached the 30 pound mark! WHAT? 12 months to reach 30 pounds sounds like forever. But look. It wasn’t! I have worked on so much more than my weight number over these last few months. I accepted a food addiction. I experienced severe depression. The worst it has been in a LONG

This Is Not The Life I Expected…

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This weekend my husband and I were talking. My daughter turns 9 this week and it got us thinking. If you had told us 10 years ago, that one day we would have a 9 and a 5 year old, we would have laughed. This is not the life I expected to have. Let me tell you a little story that will help you see

Taking a Leap of Faith

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The last time I felt this way was January 2010. I remember it very well. That is when I made the HUGE leap of faith and quit my full time job to stay home with my kids. I was so unhappy and struggling to be a working mom. I had 2 kids in day care and hated going to work every single day. We decided

My 2015 Word of the Year- Intentional

Sigh… Did you hear that high sigh of relief? That was me! We made it through 2014! YAY! I am so excited to start 2015. 2014 was one I will never forget. It was amazing and it was eventful. I am ready to let it go and start over! Last year my word was EMBRACE. And boy did I embrace! I embraced a new home,