Immigration Story

How do you define your own heritage? I don’t like using the word race due to all the hate and bigotry behind it. But when you get down to it, can you REALLY narrow down your heritage to just ONE place? It’s so rare in modest modern countries because of all the traveling that people have done. I […]

Birth Order

I’ve been learning a lot about myself in the past few weeks. My current job situation is none and I’m educating myself on a new career! In that, I read a book called “The Birth Order Book” by Dr. Kevin Leman. Have you ever wondered about why you are the way you are and how […]


You know those moments when you say something and you immediately regret it. You know that you shouldn’t have said it. You just think, “Oh my gosh… Did I just say that? Why did I say that? Why did I say that?“ What about those moments when you don’t realize that you said something that cut deeper to the bone with one simple […]

Hello Baby Girl

I felt like you all had the right to know that little baby CB was born yesterday (4/25) morning. My sister is such an amazing woman! She went 21 hours all natural until accepting an epidural and then having to take pitocin due to the lack of progress in her delivery. However, at about 8:30 […]

Waiting in Anticipation

An open letter to my little niece, CB. Dear CB, Today is April 5th, 2016 and we are desperately anticipating your arrival. You have started to stir and are due at any moment. We weren’t expecting you for at least another week. I’m actually going to get to see you for the first time in […]