Bucket List, Marriage

10. Have a big yard for my kid and dogs to plan in

As of July 27, 2017 I can scratch this one off my list of goals! My husband's new job has brought us to North Carolina.  While we haven't actually purchased a home here yet, the house we are renting in on half an acre.  We have a large fenced in back yard for the dogs… Continue reading 10. Have a big yard for my kid and dogs to plan in

Bucket List

My Goals #20: Buy A House (Progress at Last!)

I realize it's been a long time since I've written but fall has been incredibly hard for me.  At the end of August we lost our pregnancy which was devastating.  We decided to shelve any potential plans for baby #2.  At the beginning of October we lost my grandpa, who I was very close to,… Continue reading My Goals #20: Buy A House (Progress at Last!)

Baby, Theodore

Theodore Forever…

This is my last week of maternity leave.  I don't think it's really set in that I'm going to have to go back to work full-time a week from today and that someone else is going to be with my baby all day long.  I know it's going to be hard.  I'm in charge of… Continue reading Theodore Forever…

Baby, infertility

The Future Has Arrived…

I've been MIA for, well, about 10 months now.  The simple reason for that is I've been busy having a baby.  The more complicated reason is for the first half my of pregnancy I was terrified of losing the baby and the second half I was horribly tired ALL THE TIME.  Plus let's be real… Continue reading The Future Has Arrived…

Bucket List

32. See the Pandas at the Memphis Zoo

  When I was 22 years old I promised myself that I would take a vacation every year.  My parents never travelled with us when we were children, in fact, I remember only one vacation my entire life, to Six Flags when I was about 11 years old.  I started traveling with friends when I… Continue reading 32. See the Pandas at the Memphis Zoo

Baby, Life

Our Maybe Baby: Nutrition & Diabetes

Taking Control of my Health Two  and a half years ago I went to the doctor after years of just not feeling well.  I wasn't exactly sick but I was constantly tired no matter how much I sleep I got the night before.  After eating  I wouldn't feel like doing anything.  I felt sluggish and… Continue reading Our Maybe Baby: Nutrition & Diabetes