12 things I have learned my first year as a mama

Has it really been a whole year since the birth of my son?! Time sure flies in a blink of an eye! So much has happened since then. What an amazing year. When I found out I was pregnant a month after we got married I was ecstatic and surprised! My mind started going crazy [...]


How do we spend our time?

I’m a ice cream lover. Especially coffee flavored ice cream! So this past week I went to go get some at our local ice cream store. When I entered the little ice cream shop there was a young mom with her little girl with blonde wavy hair who I’m guessing was about six years old. [...]

What kind of wife and mom do I want to be?

I was thinking this past week about what kind of wife does my husband see me as? Am I a true loving wife? Do I nag him a lot? Do I put his needs before my own? What kind of mama do I portray to Caleb? Will Caleb see me as a patient mama? Will [...]

Wake up and smell the coffee

Okay, so I’m not a morning person. I’m more of a night owl. But since becoming a mama I’ve had to change my whole routine. At first it was so hard getting up early with the little man but over the months it has gradually become easier. One thing I’ve noticed is how I really [...]

A Passion for Journals

I have a passion for journals. Whenever I go to the journal section in Barnes and Noble I feel like a little kid in a candy store. There are so many different amazing journals! Small, big, simple, colorful, etc. You name they got it! Now truth be told I don’t write in them as often [...]

What I learned from our first year of marriage

The first year of our marriage was full of joy, hardships, love, and sadness. We did not live together before we were married so we had to learn all the little things each other did and how to balance our differences. Kevin is the, “everything in its place” guy and I am the “organized mess” [...]

From Single Girl to Young Wife to Young Mother

  I got married about a month after my 21st birthday. Some people may think that is too young. But I love being married at a young age! After we got married, about a month after the wedding we found out we were pregnant!! We were so excited!! Before I got married I got asked [...]