Giving up on guilt

I can go on and on and I think most of us can, too. This ish runs deeeeep. That's totally ok. Understanding that we have the ability to dig deep and uncover and discover more should give us all a little hope. I hope you can find the courage to start scratching the surface and the understanding that what you discover isn't the end.

Top 10 Reasons To Travel with a Baby

We've been home from our Italy vacation for 5 days and the jet lag hasn't exactly worn off so as I watch the sunrise, I'll share my top ten reasons why we should travel with babies. FULL DISCLOSURE: It's now been two weeks because I passed out as I started the list and just go … Continue reading Top 10 Reasons To Travel with a Baby

What Makes You Think You’re So Special!?

No one has ever come out and asked me this question but it is the question I ask myself constantly. Of all of my struggles, doubt is my greatest. Of all of my dreams and goals, this is the thought that keeps me away from reaching them the most. I love people. I am fascinated … Continue reading What Makes You Think You’re So Special!?

The Real Hidden Messages in Advertising – Part 3 of 3

The goal jobs, relationships, adventures, and everything else we want to achieve do NOT exist on the other side of a smaller, smoother, and sculpted waistline. You and I have dreams and goals for a reason. That reason is for each of us to discover in our own way but if we spend our time, … Continue reading The Real Hidden Messages in Advertising – Part 3 of 3

The Real Hidden Messages in Advertising – Part 2 of 3

By now I hope you have been staring at advertisements and seeing them from a slightly different perspective. By a different perspective, I really hope you're screaming "mentiras!" and loving a little more on yourself instead. If you're still not convinced, don't fret. I still have 2 major points to share with you. The other one … Continue reading The Real Hidden Messages in Advertising – Part 2 of 3

Happy 3 Years of Rebellion

3 years ago I had a tugging on my heart. The tug was to share my story. To share my struggles. To share how I came to this amazing conclusion that the things I wanted weren't out of my reach just because someone insisted on telling me it was. I've always wanted to be me. … Continue reading Happy 3 Years of Rebellion

Stretch marks, scars, sex, and substance

I can't know the number but I do know that someone out there is struggling with their intimate life. Specifically a new mom who can't for a second actually believe that she can ever have a happy sex life again. Hopefully she finds and reads these comments from women from all over the world who know EXACTLY what she's going through. 

The Fear in Finding Myself

What did happen is that I have found my light. I am allowing it to shine in whatever way it's supposed it. I am allowing ALL of the parts of my journey have their time in the spotlight. I share my successes as well as my failures. I let love take the lead. While I not so secretly remain afraid this will all fall apart, I am enjoying the life love is building for me a hell of a lot more than the one fear ever did. I'm calling fear out every chance I get and every time love has won.