Do you remember being a teenager ( I know I barely remember what I had for lunch but stay with me) and your parents told you they were going out for the night and your idiotic teenage brain thought that meant you had a week’s time to do the most amazing things like ever?! I mean honestly what was wrong with us? Flash forward five (ok twenty) years later and you find yourself married with kids. Read MoreTagged in: age, lessons, St. Patricks Day, Stories
People train for marathons and careers – but can you train for Motherhood? I say yes.
Nothing prepared me for motherhood like my first job – bussing tables at a pancake restaurant during the crazy summer tourist season. I was forced to think quick on my feet, work long hours for bad pay, was covered in food that was not my own, and dealt with screaming customers. Read More
I was chatting with a friend the other night, and we decided that it feels pretty damn good being in our mid-thirties. I believe her exact words were, “Funny how it takes until your mid-thirties to stop giving a shit about what others think.” She’s right. There’s something about the mid-thirties that feels like settling in, letting go, and being in control of your life. Here are the top ten reasons why I think being in your mid-thirties is fabulous. Read MoreTagged in: lessons, Stories, thirties
My boyfriend and I had been together for many [many] years, and as another Valentine’s Day rolled around, I had a hunch that he might propose, but I didn’t want to get my hopes up. I’m not particularly old-fashioned, but as Beyonce so eloquently puts it, I was ready for him to put a ring on it. Read MoreTagged in: lessons, marriage, proposal, Stories