Life during the Coronavirus Pandemic

March 26 It’s been two weeks since the Coronavirus reached my city. In my county we have gone from 1 case to 204 cases. Today we are officially under a Stay at Home Order. The Stay at Home Order represents what my life has already been like for the past few weeks. We practice social …

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Prepping for the Coronavirus Pandemic

After almost two months of watching the new Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) from afar, it’s officially reached my city. Two people in Charlotte, North Carolina area tested positive for the virus yesterday. Coronavirus Image by CDC COVID-19 reached our state capital Raleigh, North Carolina last week. The city of Charlotte is just two and a half …

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Watching a Dream Come to Life

I had the pleasure of seeing one of my moms dreams come to reality this week, and it’s been amazing! I’m officially the proud daughter of an author! My mom just went live with the kindle edition of her book, Born, Buried, but Not Dead, and physical copies of her book will be available at …

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Road Trip to Florida |Beach Day

Today seems like a good day to reflect on my last vacation. I’ve written about the days leading up to our beach day in Florida. We found ourselves touring the Jacksonville Zoo and historic St. Augustine. We then checked into our hotel in Orlando, unsure about what we’d do next! We knew that we wanted …

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Road Trip to Florida |Evening in St. Augustine

On day one of our trip to Florida, we had an amazing afternoon at the Jacksonville Zoo. We left at about 3pm, and planned to ride along the coast. We would stop at a beach for sunset and dinner. We would drive as far as Daytona Beach, and then get back on I-95. It seemed …

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Road trip to Florida | Jacksonville Zoo

My husband had the week before Christmas off and we decided to travel to Florida. This would be our first vacation with our son Bryson, who was 5 months old at the time. Our expectations were low and our plans were extremely flexible. The day we left didn't go as smoothly as planned and our …

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The Flu Hit My Household

Monday On Monday afternoon, my husband told me he felt sick. I felt so bad for him, because I knew he had a long day ahead. After a full day of work, he’d go straight to a continuing education class. When he finally arrived home that night, he asked me to take his temperature. I …

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Importance of Date Nights After Baby

I never would of imagined how much my relationship would change after having my son. I went from feeling extremely close to my husband, to feeling out of touch. I think the problem was that we were so excited to be new parents, that we wanted to include our son in everything. We ended up …

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First Time Flying With a Baby

My son went on his first flight at just three months old. I honestly never would of imagined flying with him at such a young age. Life has a way of throwing you into unexpected situations. In my case we had a loss in my husbands family. As an exclusively breastfeeding new mom, I couldn’t …

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