Tag: SAHM

Always Shower at Night: And Other Lessons I’ve Learned Since Going Back to Work

Always Shower at Night: And Other Lessons I’ve Learned Since Going Back to Work

This is a picture of my first associate and me just before I started working at the job I had for almost 14 years: This is a picture of all four of my current associates and me just a few short months ago. Suffice it […]

Success and the Small Things

Success and the Small Things

“It’s hard to grasp, you know?  I am almost 40 years old and I will never be this world’s version of successful.” With those words, my eyes filled with tears.  Greg just took my hand and let me collect myself for a minute. We were […]

Flying Solo & Keeping the Faith

Flying Solo & Keeping the Faith

The kids and I were sitting down to dinner after a phenomenally long day.  In the previous 24 hours, the school year had ended, our dishwasher had broken, and the hard-to-reach fluorescent light bulbs in the laundry room had burned out.  Thunderstorms and tornado warnings had […]

Why This Blog? And Why Now?

Why This Blog? And Why Now?

Over the past few weeks, as I’ve tossed around the idea of starting a blog, so many people have been encouraging and supportive.  It’s meant so much to me to see the faith people have in me as a mom, as a woman with a […]