Category: Family

Itty Bitty Pitty Committee-Part 3

Let’s talk about an uncomfortable word…discrimination.  dis·crim·i·na·tion dəˌskriməˈnāSH(ə)n/ noun 1 1. the unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people or things, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex.”victims of racial discrimination” 2 synonyms: 3 prejudice, bias, bigotry, intolerance, narrow-mindedness, unfairness, inequity, favoritism, one-sidedness, partisanship; More Many people experience discrimination in their

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Itty Bitty Pitty Committee-Part 2

Part 2, coming at you! Did you read Part 1?! In the second part of our Itty Bitty Pitty Committee series, I would like to talk about the importance of Adoption, Rescue, and Spay & Neuter. Let’s see how many feathers I’m about to ruffle! Adoption. Saves. Lives. That’s really all there is to it!

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Real Talk: Being a (Step) Mama

Like I’m said before in my intro, I’m a (step) mama to two awesome kiddos. There is this huge taboo thing surrounded with step parenting and being a stepmom. No one wants to talk about it and everyone thinks that me and bio mom must hate each other’s guts. Well, ya’ll are all wrong there

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Moving & Emotions

Moving is the worst.  I’m going to to honest, this whole process of moving has been nothing short of an emotional roller coaster. I am excited to be moving, stressed that we are moving, sad to be leaving our first home, excited to plant roots in our new home, and did I mention stressed? We

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Itty Bitty Pitty Committee-Part 1

Let’s have a chat about dogs, pit bulls in-particular, shall we? I am making this a series on this topic because it is something that I am incredibly passionate about. Throughout this series, you will be the end of my many rants, hard facts, harder opinions, and most importantly, love. Let’s do a little back story;

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Dividing Attention :: Not Time

I was having a conversation with a good friend of mine the other day about seeing other Mom’s doing “all the things” — like literally they seem to have their hand in just about everything. I couldn’t wrap my head around it. I told her, “I just don’t get it. HOW do they do it?

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Kids + Family Traditions

  Every year around Easter, we pile the family into our Ford Escape and travel south to visit family. I know what you’re thinking. You must think we are completely insane for driving 20+ hours instead of flying — especially with two kids. At least, that’s what everyone tells us. “You’re nuts!” “How do you

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Bring it on Summer Break

How many mamas are super stoked about summer break being around the corner? Who is ALSO excited for the all day-every day bickering, whining, complaining there is nothing to do, and the sudden need to eat every 3.5 seconds?! Yeah, me neither. BUT what I’m really excited for is to cross things off of our

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