For the past 7 years, I have worked from home. I began my #WAHM (work-at-home-mom) career as an administrative assistant for someone living in Germany and eventually grew into a role that largely has me working for myself as a digital marketing and social media...
If you’ve been around social media lately, you’ve probably seen people posting about their bullet journal. Some are pictures of beautifully scripted quotes and elaborate calendar arrangments. You are probably wondering what a bullet journal even is or how to start a bullet journal. So what IS it?
As a lifelong avoider of conflict at all costs, the stress level in me instantly began to rise. It was clear there was a misunderstanding, and I went out of my comfort zone to apologize to the angry woman and explain that the woman behind me had just moved out of line in order to let me back in.
Next January, I get to participate in the annual March for Life for the first time ever. As an evangelical Christian who believes that all people are made in the image of God, I am definitely pro-life. This will be a unique experience for me because I've never done...
As I began reflecting on why I’m sentimental about my son’s 5th birthday, I noticed some things in our house. Or rather, I noticed some things missing from our house that had at one time seemed so permanent.
I almost cried at the polling station today with my three children standing near me.
All around me stood people who were most likely voting differently from each other.
There were elderly citizens using walkers to get to the voting booth. A high school student in front of me was voting for the very first time. I wasn’t the only mom with kids taking it all in through their small eyes.
Last summer, I came home one day to my husband telling me about a show he'd caught on PBS. It was a BBC drama cabout a British captain who returned from the American Revolution to find his father dead, the love of his life engaged to his cousin, and his estate in...
We spent a year in counseling and lived to tell about it. It was one of the hardest things that we’ve done. It really was the worst, on so many levels. But it ended up being the best thing we could have ever done.
Seeing all of downtown Kansas City used to be a bit of a challenge. Now, it’s super easy (and economical!) to take the KC streetcar with kids to literally see EVERYTHING there is to see in downtown KC.
When my Apple Watch arrived in the form of a birthday present, I saw it as my fat savior. Finally, I’d have something to tell me to stop eating the 4th cookie. Friends, unfortunately, the Apple Watch will not knock the fries away from your face. (It comes close though-keep reading.) You’re going to have to lose weight the old fashion way-by eating right and exercising. But this is where the Apple Watch freaking rocks. Let’s dive in, shall we?