Intentional – My word for 2020!

Hello loves! I'm so happy to finally be sitting down and writing for us again. (By "us" I mean both ME & you [reader] because as you know writing is another one of those happy pastimes that is extremely therapeutic for me.) I can't tell you how many times I've attempted to get this post … Continue reading Intentional – My word for 2020!

Snapshot – 2019: Saying Goodbye to one Decade and Welcoming Another!

Wow. Another year come and gone so fast! Not only that, but we've said goodbye to one decade and hello a whole new one! Crazy! So much has changed for me over the last 10 years. Where do I even begin!? This year was an amazing one for, not only myself but my family as … Continue reading Snapshot – 2019: Saying Goodbye to one Decade and Welcoming Another!

Epilogue: Balancing Act – Life after NICU

After Scarlett's grand escape from NICU, she and I didn’t immediately go home. Home for us is actually 2 hours away in Andrews, Tx.  So going “home” for Scarlett meant an extended stay at Grandma Sylvia's and Popo’s house (my mom & her boyfriend).  Both of whom we are so incredibly thankful for, for opening … Continue reading Epilogue: Balancing Act – Life after NICU

A Love Like This: Being a Mother to a Micro-Preemie

This is real life for me. I have so much story left to share with you all and I promise I am working on it. I just have so much going on! Lol. But here is just a little glimpse of life for us and how I am feeling. Ever since we brought Scarlett home … Continue reading A Love Like This: Being a Mother to a Micro-Preemie

Chapter Thirteen: Moving Mountains

The day had finally come for BJ and I to "Room In" with Scarlett and I was anxious to see how it would go. This was it. The final test before going HOME. I remember talking with Perlita a few days before (the last time I would talk to her in NICU) and she offered … Continue reading Chapter Thirteen: Moving Mountains

Sweet Autumn Rain

I started a small shop!! It feels so crazy to say that...BUT I DID IT!  As some of you already know (from Facebook) I recently opened a small little shop called "Sweet Autumn Rain".  And yes, it's namesake is Scarlett Rain ❤ I know to some it might seem random but honestly, crafting is just … Continue reading Sweet Autumn Rain