The Circle of Life: Infancy & Death

I’ve neglected my readers for far to long now.  I apologize for that and am ready to get back into the swing of things.  Since my last post– dad passed away.  And McKinley is now 18-months-old stringing words along– “bye-bye dada” and “uh-oh meme.” Life is full circle.  I’ve heard it a million times and…

We learn we can…

It’s crucial to set goals. We learn vital information about ourselves when we do. We learn to push ourselves, we learn we can, we learn our strengths, we also, learn our limitations and boundaries. Goal setting is a healthy way to stay organized and give balance to your life; Whether it’s balance between work and…

Get your Sexy Back

let’s get real… really quick. Having a baby changes your marriage.  And duh, of course it would.   You go from hot date nights to sleepless nights. It’s common for couples to become emerged in some sort of routine around the house with newly added chores and responsibilities.  “Hubby & Wife”  turn into “Dada & Mama”…

Definition: Family

Family is powerful.  Powerful was the first word that came to mind, but the word power doesn’t come close to describing what a family truly embodies. When you type “definition: family“ into Google, “A group consisting of parents and children living together in a household,” shows up.  This is a crappy definition. Thefreedictionary.com defines family…

20 Seconds of Courage

I’ve learned one of the harder, but more rewarding things to do is: Take a Stand. Standing up for what you believe in, or for a person you love– takes a single moment of courage and strength. And, once you take that stand the world around you changes. But, standing up is not easy. McKinley…