coparenting · divorce · mentalhealth · parenting · Recovery · self love · truth

Mental Health and Motherhood

I have heard far too many times that you can’t love someone if you can’t love yourself… and I’m just gonna say it.. that’s BULL POOPY! A bunch of garbage, haha. I refuse to let any one of you beautiful souls think if you’re lost, sad, lonely, struggling to love yourself (just like me) that… Continue reading Mental Health and Motherhood

mentalhealth · parenting · Recovery · self love · truth · utah

Vulnerability and Healing

Lately I have been stuck in a rut. Filled with anxiety. Heartbroken. Recovering. Healing. And for reasons I can’t quite describe. But I’ll try. Several months ago, my mother needed help. She had a neighbor causing her mental and emotional distress, so I wanted to help her. I wanted to give her a safe place… Continue reading Vulnerability and Healing

coparenting · divorce · kids · marriage · mentalhealth · parenting · pregnancy · Recovery · truth · utah

Shared custody during Covid19

If sharing custody wasn’t already difficult enough to navigate.. now let’s add Coronavirus into the mix! Y’all may be wondering why coronavirus has anything to do with shared custody, but it has a whole lot to do with it. There’s no saying what happens when my children are with their father half the week any… Continue reading Shared custody during Covid19

baby · breastfeeding · kids · parenting · pregnancy · sponsored · utah

I got an ultrasound and am shocked by the outcome

This post is sponsored by Fetal Foto’s and may contain affiliate linking, although all opinions are my own. I feel incredibly blessed to have been able to have experienced this moment with my Husband and my Mom. None of us have ever experienced going to an ultrasound shop outside of having routine ultrasounds, so when… Continue reading I got an ultrasound and am shocked by the outcome

baby · kids · parenting · pregnancy · sponsored · style · utah

Finding the right Maternity line

This post is sponsored by Tupelo Honey and may contain affiliate linking, although all opinions are my own. Who’s ready for a Try on Haul!?Especially one from the most amazing (and my personal FAVORITE) Maternity Brand Tupelo Honey style 🤍 I’ll be honest, when I first bought from them, I got their comfy maternity leggings… Continue reading Finding the right Maternity line

parenting · pregnancy · Recovery · truth · Uncategorized · utah

I’ve let you all down

I feel terrible. I’ve let my people down. Once I found out I was pregnant, I abandoned you. And for that, I am truly sorry! My pregnancy has been anything but easy. I went months with laying in bed, having constant ultrasound scans, feeling hungover and MISERABLE. But that is NO EXCUSE! So, I am… Continue reading I’ve let you all down

coparenting · divorce · marriage · mentalhealth · parenting · Recovery · self love · truth · utah

It actually does get better!

My soulmate It really does! Everything gets better.Today, I have things I prayed for for years.Sure, I am not where I want to be quite yet, but I am so much closer that where I was.In 2013, My ex Husband had another affair and left me after 6 years. Which I am grateful for now!… Continue reading It actually does get better!

army life · marriage · parenting · pregnancy · truth · utah

I have been keeping a secret from y’all

I’ll be honest.. I had no intention of telling anyone for a while. My Husband and I felt like we wanted this moment to be just ours and not anyone else’s. We didn’t want the judgement or opinions, but my sweet adorable daughter outed is on Instagram, so I am forced to say it- we… Continue reading I have been keeping a secret from y’all

Holidays · parenting · utah

Santa Pictures with Fotofly Santa

This is not a sponsored post Hey y’all! Every year since 2014, I have taken my children to FotoFly Santa for their Santa Pictures. I tried to find all the pictures throughout the years, but I’ll have to do some more digging! I was able to find 2017-2019 though!! 2017 2017 There’s a few reasons… Continue reading Santa Pictures with Fotofly Santa

divorce · marriage · parenting · truth

Overcoming abandonment issues

Truth For most of my life, I struggled with abandonment issues. I never knew when the wave of sadness was going to hit or what exactly would trigger my fear of abandonment. It could’ve been a song, a sound, a person, a laugh, a circumstance, an event, a picture, a show, a smell, someone walking… Continue reading Overcoming abandonment issues

activities · adventures · army life · Holidays · parenting · shopping · utah

Christmas activities in Utah 2019

This is not a sponsored post I have found a lot of fun, cheap and FREE Christmas activities to do in Utah and posted them below. Let me know if you know of any that I missed. I will continue to add as I see more as well. *Updated dec. 4, 2019* Tree Lighting Ceremonies… Continue reading Christmas activities in Utah 2019

baby · parenting · pregnancy · Uncategorized

How we got pregnant the first month of trying!

My Husband and I decided we wanted to have another baby. I had an IUD in, so the first step, was to get that removed on November 26,2019. The process is super quick- maybeee 5 minutes! And doesn’t hurt at all. I’ve never felt it being removed. I had been tracking my period, as I… Continue reading How we got pregnant the first month of trying!

army life · coparenting · marriage · parenting · truth

How many kids is too many?

Hello everyone! I felt like it would be fun to write an introduction in myself, so you know who it is that has been writing to you! In my opinion, the only people to discuss large families, are those who large families. I have a large family, and my hubby and I don’t plan on… Continue reading How many kids is too many?