My Friend Heather

The first time I met Heather (aka Housewife Heather) is a memory that always makes me laugh. It was spring of 2010 and I joined my friend Beth Ann and her friend (Heather) for a walk along the bike path where Beth lived. Jackson was about 6 months old and I was still out of shape. Nevertheless, I had packed up my BOB jogging stroller to join them on their walk. After we walked for an eternity Continue Reading

Thankful Thursday- April 4th


Good morning! I'm writing this on my iPhone, in a gas station parking lot while Sidney sleeps in her car seat and Jackson is at play group, so please excuse my brevity. The sun is shining and we are all here, so there's much to be thankful for. Here we go: -I'm thankful for sunshine, who can be in a bad mood when everything is so bright? -I'm thankful for my Rhody Blogger ladies, Continue Reading

These are the Days

There are some moments in life that make time stand still and help you to realize that these are the days. I remember Natalie Merchant's song piping through the barns at the Florida State Fair Grounds while grooming my horse Dewey at a show in 1996. Later that day I rode him around the fairgrounds, just him and me, and enjoyed every single minute. I can still remember the smell of his mane that I Continue Reading

I’m here…


Sorry I've been missing, but I'm here. Exhausted and fighting a cold but here. Last weekend was a tough one emotionally. One of my dearest friends (who lost her husband last August) moved back to Florida. She's been living with family in Seattle & Florida for the past 7 months, but packing up her house took more of a toll than I expected. The finality of it hits you like a ton of bricks when Continue Reading

Random Photo Challenge

random photo challenge

My friend Liz over at Learning to Juggle has posted a new photo challenge for this week and I've decided to join the fun. This week's challenge is: This Week's Challenge: Go to where you have the most pictures readily available digitally (phone, blog, computer, shutterfly, where ever) and pick your oldest picture (based on the date of the picture) and post it, whatever it is. I am constantly Continue Reading

100 Things You Didn’t Know About Me


Yikes, 100 things is a lot but my friend Carla started this and I decided to play alongl Here we go: I was born in Prestonsburg, Kentucky I had a birthmark (hemangioma) on my nose until I was 5 years old & it went away on its own My parents were high school sweethearts but split up when I was 3 weeks old We moved back to Florida when that happened I didn't talk until I was 2ish, Continue Reading