For you Dad…


As a child, I was a total mommy’s girl. I never wanted to leave my mom’s side. My parents split when I was in the second grade, and I remember the attachment to my mom only intensifying. Ironically enough, some of my favorite childhood memories were spent at my Dad’s house. I remember trips to [...]

I am in counseling…


**I started to write this post on Saturday, but let it sit in my archives while little voices in my head told me not to click publish. My goal is to bring awareness on this topic because I know there are so many struggling.** …….. Typically I don’t blog on weekends. I like my weekends [...]

Thoughts on self worth and raising daughters


As a child I was painfully shy. I remember knowing the answer in class, but never raising my hand to speak up. I pretended I was sick before I would ever give an oral presentation. IĀ also remember always having perfect citizenship and seeing A’s and B’s on my report cards, but without fail the teachers [...]