Month: March 2017

Tim Tams and twenty one pilots: My Australian Walkabout

My trip to Australia can be summed up pretty simply: I expected the worst, but experienced the best. I have a new-found love for Australia and the adventures that I had these last few weeks. I thank this wonderful place for the hospitality. March 17- 31, 2017 Travel Days (Friday and Saturdayish): Traveling to Australia went as I expected which is exactly how…

Beware The Ides of March

Six years ago, on March 15th, my grandma passed away. My grandma was the first person that I have lost that I miss every single day, and every March 15th brings reflection and sadness as I am amazed on how much time has passed. I was 30 weeks pregnant with Chase when she died and I was so close to…

#AustraliaBound

A week from today I will start the long trek to Australia where I will be for the next two weeks. This will be my third trip to Australia (all three for work), the last trip being nearly seven years ago. I have never been away from my boys for longer than a week at a time and anxiety has…

#livelikeawarrior

Thinking about continuing with my “Letting Go” series has seriously been hurting my brain. Have you ever had something that just consumes your mind? As much as you try, you just can’t get past it? For some it’s worry, for me it is typically a pursuit to figure something out or answer a question that is bugging me. This is how I…

#AllIDoIsWhitewash

My hashtag is to the song “All I Do Is Win”. I didn’t want you to overlook that nerdy little gem. This week we had Chase’s kindergarten musical which was just about as cute as you would expect. I never want him to leave kindergarten which is why I sometimes sabotage his schoolwork.  Also this week, Jason and I gave up…