A few weeks ago, I started following two blogs and the stories these women have shared about their marriages. I’ve been encouraged by their authenticity because I am reminded that God is a God of grace who can redeem every marriage and bring every person back to Himself. (You can find Shannon Geurin’s story here and… Continue reading Never Say Never
When your day doesn’t go as planned (does it ever?), this is all you have left to share with the world. Thankfully, if this meme is correct, it looks like I’m going to live a very long life. So things are looking up for me.
Aaron and I recently decided to get a gym membership, which should be interesting, because the last work out I completed was carrying my baby to the couch to nurse so I could watch Downton Abbey. That being said, in order to start this new fitness venture, we must acquire the proper clothing. We decided… Continue reading The Language of Gratitude
A few days ago, Desirae and I made our usual trip to Costco, though we went a little later than usual. This of course means we bought way more than we needed, because when you’re hungry, how can you resist a giant bag of Doritos at a wholesale price? Anyway, remember the other day how I… Continue reading On Costco and Veggie Straws
To all the new mothers, You know what? I get it. Becoming a mom is HARD. All the other moms, even the ones who you think have this mom thing figured out, struggled through this crazy transition into motherhood. You are not alone. I want you to know, you are going to make it. This newborn stage… Continue reading To the New Mothers
Let me tell you something. Becoming a mom is hard. Within 24 hours, your entire life changes. In the midst of all the physical struggles, you have to find a way to mentally and emotionally make the transition into motherhood. I spent nine months focusing on the day I would meet my baby girl. It was all… Continue reading Becoming a Mom is Hard
Taylor Swift is my jam.
In honor of her Grammy awards last night, I decided to share this mom life parody of Taylor Swift’s, “Blank Space.” It went viral about a year ago, so there’s a good chance you’ve already watched it. If you’ve seen it, watch it again, because it’s hilarious. If you haven’t seen it, then you’re welcome.
Yesterday was my first Valentine’s Day as a mom. It was a wonderful day, as I had expected, and a much needed day in the Johnson household. What I didn’t expect was that of all the Valentine’s Days Aaron and I have celebrated, this one was my favorite. Don’t get me wrong, all our other valentine experiences have been very memorable,… Continue reading Daddy Daughter Love