REALLLLLY BIG NEWS TODAY!!! But I’ll save the best for last. 🙂 1. NEW MUSIC!!! I love new music SO MUCH. Need something new to listen to? The new Keyshia Cole album did not disappoint! Can’t say the same for the new Alicia Keys… yikes. Mandy tells me the Breaking Dawn 2 soundtrack is… Continue reading FAB 5 FRI to the DAY! Wait for it….
When I was a single momma, a few ladies asked me how I was able to work full time, go to school, and take care of 3 kids. Looking back – uhhh that’s a very good question… how on earth did I??? I guess it’s the same answer as when I went through cancer –… Continue reading MOM IT OUT MONDAY! LOVE & A GAME PLAN.
So here’s the deal… there are all these different characters or roles in every foster care situation. There are DHS workers, and court officials. Foster parents, foster siblings. There’s a judge. There’s always the victim. There’s always an offender or perpetrator. Unfortunately, there’s usually one or more characters in denial playing the role of bystanders. And… Continue reading Miss J’s terrible, no good, very bad day.
20(in)11 Recap & 2012: A DATE & A DARE I blogged some plans for 2011 here. God’s response to those plans was, “Not so much, baby girl!” He, again, went above and beyond! 2011 was filled with the fun of Taco Tuesdays, roller skating, grad school, Cowboys games, romantic dates, an incredible BDayPalooza weekend, camps,… Continue reading 2012: A Date, A Dozen, & A Dare…
I received a call about a month ago, from Miss J’s DHS worker. At first the call was normal chat getting caught up over details and information, and then just as I thought we were about to hang up, he says, “There’s just one more thing I wanted to talk to you about…” Careful careful when… Continue reading And then there were 5…
Driving into D.C., looking out the left window: Me: Wow, this is SOOOOOOO cool guys! We’re actually here, look at it all! I know you’re young, and you may not even realize it now, but srsly girls – this day is a big deal – I mean just look at all of this… really important… Continue reading Dream Trip Day 4: D.C. BABY!
I’m just sitting here… blogging. On the beach. By the time pics are added and edits are done I won’t be… I’ll be fast asleep. But right now… I’m blogging. On the beach. Also, just moments earlier I experienced my first run on the beach. Mmmmmmmmm… Yeah I woke up too late to fit it… Continue reading Dream Trip Day 3 ~ Beach Blog!
Years ago I got this crazy idea in my head to roadtrip to New York. A couple of times a few friends and I attempted to make it happen but to no avail. It just wasn’t meant to be. Until now. My dream trip is now in full effect and I have the privilege of… Continue reading DreamTrip Day 1/2 – ROADTRIP!!!
The other day I was posting one of Jacey’s ridiculous quotes and I ended up scrolling down her page on Circle of Mom’s just reading things she had said, some funny, some heart melting, and some just outrageous. It hit me as I read further and further that I hadn’t been posting her quotes as… Continue reading Fancy words, Missing Out, and a Horrible Life
Let me be clear. I. AM NOT. LOOKING. FOR A MAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am on a path of my own God-inspired bliss. IF while on that path I should come across a man who is ALREADY on that same path then he just might be the one. And IF while on that path I should come… Continue reading Don’t mess with the bliss unless you come CORRECT.