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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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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Avoiding the New Year Blues

Year after year, I used to feel terrible when the holiday season ended. From Fall to Christmas, it was like I was operating under a veil of holiday cheer. During the Fall, the weather was just right and it even felt cozy to be indoors. I immersed myself in fall foliage drives and everything pumpkin. …

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New Stay at Home Mom

The transition from working mom to stay-at-home mom(SAHM) wasn’t an easy one. My previous role as an Registered Nurse(RN) was clear and structured, but I had to define my role as a SAHM. I had no management to guide me in the right direction or determine my value. I had to take a lot of …

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Life Update | Pet Loss, Pregnancy, New Job

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted, and it feels so good to write again. In the past 18 months, my life has drastically changed. The first month I was gone was filled with a lot of pain, but as time went on many great blessings followed. I’ll start from the beginning. Then I’ll …

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Constantly Distracted

I think many of us are guilty of living our lives clouded by distractions. We work so hard in our everyday lives, that we enjoy the carefree feeling that mindless activities bring. Distraction is fine in moderation, but it can take on a life of its own. It can hold you back from important experiences …

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