Category Archives: Family

The time to pay it forward 

I usually write something on my blog for my soberversary. Yesterday was five years since I got sober and while it’s still one of the single best things I’ve ever done for myself it’s so much a part of my … Continue reading

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Saying goodbye to our home

Most of you know we’ve moved to Las Vegas. Which has meant trying to sell our house. The first home we owned together. And the only house GB really seems to remember. He has cried about wanting to go back … Continue reading

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We moved…again 

Yeah I feel like this is like post number 8 about this 😂 So right after Christmas we left Texas and headed to Nevada. My in laws live here and the hubs got a great job offer. We thought it … Continue reading

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Our trip to Sea Life Aquarium 

GB is getting older and it’s becoming not a complete nightmare to take him to do some activities. And he is generally well behaved when they are things that are geared to him. So with the grand parents in town … Continue reading

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Another year some more goals

So I’m turning 29. Not particularly exciting as far as birthdays go but I love birthdays so I am excited as per usual. It’s been way too long since I blogged but it’s just been a busy time. And frankly … Continue reading

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We built a deck 

So a few months ago we decided to get our deck started. We wanted to make the back yard a nicer place to spend time. And hopefully get a cover up to make it a cooler place too.  We got … Continue reading

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Potty Training my mortal enemy 

You know I knew parenting wasn’t gonna be a cake walk. And after three years with my kid I knew he was gonna be difficult atleast 80% of the time. What I didn’t know what that attempting to potty train … Continue reading

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GBs 3rd Birthday Lilo and Stich Luau 

Well I’m a bit late getting this up but we’ve just been a bit busy around here. Last week I watched my lovely friend Jelly’s little boy.  So this year we decided to have an actual themed bday party for … Continue reading

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A letter to my son on this third birthday 

First off he can’t truly be three! Nope I refuse to accept it. Okay okay I’ll accept it. But not happily. If you’d like to read the letter I wrote for his First and Second birthdays you can click those links. My sweet honey … Continue reading

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Why mothers are important 

It’s almost Mother’s Day. Before I had a child this was generally a time of butt kissery for my mum. I sucked up for one day a year to make up for the other 364 I made her want to … Continue reading

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