Navigating the waters of divorce is quite the adventure to say the least. Dealing with the ups and downs, healing a broken heart, and all at the same time creating a new life. I would be lying if I...

The Dad Who Watches

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When we went to that very first doctor’s appointment, you watched. When I fell asleep on the couch at 6 p.m. from first trimester fatigue, you watched. When I became frustrated with my clothes no longer fitting like they used to,...
As a lawyer, I often encounter people in the worst moments of their lives. Many times in a consultation, people pour out their pain, their struggles with issues of domestic violence and/or abuse at home or with a significant...
We've all had those days... You know the ones. Those days where you look at the man you married and can only see all the things you think he's doing wrong or wish he'd change. Those days where you feel...
My last Valentine's Day was filled with Netflix and chill. Literally. I'm talking about Netflix and chill as in eating Hamburger Helper on the couch and binge watching Parenthood. Ten years ago I would have felt slightly gypped having a low-key...
You’ve gone through it. The rollercoaster of marriage, the ups and downs, the disagreements, the uncomfortable conversations, the hurtful words, the “entanglements,” and in some cases, the abuse. Things have been said that you can’t take back, loving words...
This mama doesn't do mornings. And for the most part, I don't have to.  Imagine a day, as a mom of toddlers, where you wake up to find breakfast and coffee waiting for you on your bedside table just in...
  I work while my husband stays home with our kids. Recently, my husband needed to help out with his family's business. So I took the day off to stay home with the kids. It 100% never occurred to me that being...
I have been a proud military wife for over five years. That's a short time compared to some, but in that time we've been through training, the 'real world' of active duty, more deployments than I care to count,...
There is a running joke in our family--that my husband is "his mother's son", while his older brother is "their father's". Sure, they love their kids equally, but when it comes to the boys, everyone knows who mama favors. Don't get...
To the other woman,  When I first saw your name pop up on my then-husbands phone, I didn't think anything about it. We were in, what I thought, was a good place. I knew he had female friends, so I...
"Oh my gosh! You're out! Who is with the baby?" "That's so great that your husband will babysit!" "Oh goodness, what does he DO when he's home with her?" These are all phrases that I have heard countless times since becoming a...

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Seven Things to Know Before You Buy a Bicycle

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I hope you didn't click on this expecting a skinny girl in Spandex to show you how to change the tire on a bicycle....