A 7 Month Celebration

I love to travel and I want my son to be exposed to traveling and different cultures. I pray he has a desire to serve people with his gifts and talents. For a very long time I’ve been dreaming of becoming a therapist that helps women heal around the world. I hope Sammie and I…

Happy New Year

Goodbye 2018! Hello 2019! If your goal is to loose weight and to get in shape, Good luck!   You can join Sammie on his fitness journey. He has already started his workout routine with toe touches. As for myself,  I refuse to settle and make excuses. I am capable of making my dreams a…

Christmas 2018

I pray I teach you about why Jesus was born rather than teaching you to anticipate gifts. I pray I exemplify why it is better to give than to receive. I pray I pattern genuine service and together we use our gifts to make the world better.

Chapter 28 Bucket List

Help women with unplanned pregnancies Create A Web series Blog 2 Times A Month Teach Sammie 4  Signs in Sign Language Travel to Costa Rica Visit Austin Become A Licensed Social Worker Visit San Antonio Return to Graduate School Run a Themed 5k Habitat for Humanity Volunteer Publish A Children’s Book Read 28 Books Go…

Bring Hope To Others

Around my first trimester, I moved back home to Texas and couldn’t find a job. Daily, I worried about how I would provide for my son. I eventually got a part time gig and I did everything I could to maximize that money to prepare for Sammie’s arrival. I learned how to coupon and never…

Gift Guide for Teething Babies

His teeth are coming and I don’t know how to feel about this next chapter. He started holding his bottle on his own and I see little grooves in the bottom of his gums. So, this is what I’m working with so far! Any suggestions would be appreciated! Amber Teething Necklace for Babies – Anti…

The Beauty of Letting Go

This fall nature is definitely reminding me of  the beauty of letting go. The leaves will fall, the trees will endure winter and by spring something beautiful will be blooming. Sometimes if you let go of what you are holding on to, you’ll make room for something better. Everyone and everything is not meant for…

The Courage to Heal

We all know that everyone is battling something and while many learn to live with their pain, some find the courage to heal. I retreated to an ashram, abandoning my comfort zone hoping to find peace and break negative cycles. I was plagued with mommy guilt for leaving my son behind but a healed mommy…

Sow Good Seeds This Season

In my darkest season, I sowed seeds of love, kindness and forgiveness. It wasn’t easy! I did my best to do what I believed was right under heartbreaking circumstances. I understood that in due season I would reap a bountiful harvest. It’s much easier to be angry, bitter and spiteful but it takes a strong…