Month: May 2018

Wife Goals and Other Things I’m Not

I have an image in my head of what the perfect wife should look like. In my mind, the perfect wife would cook all homemade meals. She would never have a dirty house. She works out, has impeccable style and is always photo ready. She has a perfect calendar of events that she effortlessly juggles. ...

His Love Makes Me Brave

Our roof has a big valley that seems to catch all the branches and leaves in the neighborhood. Last week, we decided we should clean the valley because there had been quite a few branches that had collected there. Not only had it become an eye sore, but we were worried the branches would create ...

Love and Twizzlers

Last Thursday, Dan and I made a spontaneous decision, and went to a NASCAR race over the weekend. It was so fun and exactly what our hearts needed. During the race, we were seated next to a Dad and his two boys. The boys looked like they were somewhere between 8-10. I tend to people ...

The Guilt of Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is just around the corner, so for the past several days I have been thinking about whatΒ I want to say about Mother's Day in this space.Β Β Honestly the more I thought about it the more guilty I felt. Why guilty? Well, I don't feel like I have been a good mother. Before you stop ...