Hello my friends! The week is almost over! Can you believe it? If you make it to the 7th day, I will need your address to send you a lil sum sum. Okay so it's SATURDAY! For some that means a day of relaxation, for others it means crazy chaos because - kids.… Continue reading Mission Week – Day Six
My beautiful (and handsome) friends... I spent HOURS yesterday watching all of your videos and I'm still not done. Mannn, I'll tell you what, I haven't been so proud of a group of people since my competition cheerleading squad got second place at nationals in high school. I mean, there are no words, really, to… Continue reading Mission Week – Day Five
I'm going to be completely honest with you guys and gals... I am so freakin' stoked for todays mission. The thing is - at first, you probably will not be as stoked, lol. I am though, I'm absolutely giddy, and I'll tell you why. Today's mission involves something that terrifies more people than not, but… Continue reading Mission Week – Day Four
Again, you all are seriously killllling these challenges. I am just scrolling through all your pictures in awe, with a smile plastered across my face and a skip in my heart. It is such an honor to watch you guys try something different. Today's challenge, however, is going to be a turning point for… Continue reading Mission Week – Day Three
Let me start off by saying, that after looking over the hundreds of vision boards you all created today, my heart is truly full. It's exciting that you all are so on-board with this week—but even more exciting that you guys took time out of your day to do something for YOU. I am so… Continue reading Mission Week – Day Two
Good Morning, *que The Walking Dead music* Today is a glorious day, for it is a day for change! *Pumps fist wildly*. Are you nervous? Have you been obsessing about what we are going to do? Have the excuses for why you can't do it already begun before I've even given the first task? If… Continue reading Mission Week – Day One
Am I jumping the gun by assuming that the challenge week is going to be the coolest week any of us has ever experienced? Okay yeah, probably. However, I do know one thing, and that is that the week is going to be inspiring, uncomfortable, eye-opening and transformative. The idea came to me while I… Continue reading The Coolest Week Ever-Challenge.
I will be starting a new blog series on Wednesdays! It is going to be titled "Recovering Beautifully". *Here's the catch* It won't be about ME. It's going to be about YOU. Each week I am going to be posting an inspirational story from someone who has battled, and overcome their addiction. Types of addictions… Continue reading ATTENTION! Recovering Addicts Everywhere: SUBMISSIONS.
**Picture of baby in hopes it helps you not to hate me...** Hey you, I am writing this from the floor of my bathroom, because I don't want to stir my husband from his slumber, (lucky bastard). Sleep, what even is sleep? Anyway, I think we can all agree, that grammar and punctuation have never… Continue reading About The Mistakes In The Book…
Hey friends, I'm gonna keep this brief because I have to leave the house in exactly 4 minutes. But, I couldn't leave without giving you this update. The past week has been mentally exhausting. Making decisions has never been my strong suit (spelling? Too tired.) So making a monumental decision such as publishing a book… Continue reading Book Update – There’s Good News & Bad.
Hey friends! I know I said I was going to stop with all the giveaway's, so when I was asked to review this children's book, initially, I was hesitant. Once I heard however, what they are doing for children in need with the book, my heart soared and I jumped on the opportunity to be a part of… Continue reading Book Review + Giveaway! Ha Ha Color-Me! Joke Book.
Hey friends. The past 5 months since I've started my Facebook page have been -- incredible, to say the least. Everything has happened so quickly and honestly I was not expecting any of this. I have been averaging around 2,000 new followers a week and it's totally blowing my mind. I am thrilled, grateful and… Continue reading An Important Message To My Followers.
Hello friends! And a big fat hello to all my new friends that just joined in on the craziness today! Whew. Speaking of today. I don't want to braaaaaggggg.....buttttt..... We made it onto the news guys! A real live news channel with reporters and teleprompters and fancy business clothes! whaaaat?!?! In case you missed it,… Continue reading We Made It On The News, Guys!
I've included a Christmas picture of me from 1990 for no reason at all. Some of you watched my most recent "Live" video (...Er, sorry about that) and aside from witnessing me flop my "pool toy" around, you got to hear some news I shared in regards to possibly writing a book. Since sharing this… Continue reading Let’s Clear Some Thangs Up!
Hey Friend! There’s good news and there’s bad news. Which do you want first? I’ll give you the bad news, because by now you already kinda know… This blog series is no longer available on this website. I’m sorry! I have always dreamed of writing and publishing a book, ever since my Dad bought… Continue reading 120 Days In-My Time In Jail. Chapter #21
Hi friends! I hope everyone had an awesome weekend. Mine was great, thank you for asking. I did a lot of yard work, like, I raked leaves...With a rake, and put them in bags. Basically this means that if you look up the word "adult" in the dictionary, you'd find a photo of me, smiling… Continue reading You Have To Watch This Message On Marriage. (Bayside Community Church)
When I was 21, I went to my mothers house because my boyfriend at the time and I were having a fight. I can't remember now what it was about, but I can say with complete certainty that he was wrong, I was right, and it was all his fault... And he was a big… Continue reading Picking My Battles, Saving My Sanity.
Some of you may recall a post entitled "Fundraisers & Ghost Pants; which I had written in the early days of my blogging. (If you missed it-it's here). In that post; I detailed my experience with other moms at my daughter's school - and their crazy leggings. One could even say I poked a bit… Continue reading I Won A Pair Of Leggings. The Rest Is History.
Hey beautiful, I see you standing there; your arms crossed tightly across your chest as the tears stream down your red cheeks. I see you wipe them away and attempt to smile despite the immense amount of emotional pain you are in. You are gazing off into the distance; replaying in your mind memories… Continue reading To My Friend With The Broken Heart…
Listen. I know it's Wednesday. On Wednesdays I usually post about my time behind bars but I have decided to put it off until next week because we don't have Wifi here so the laptop won't work. But something happened tonight-and I'm about to use up all my damn data to tell you about it. Because… Continue reading The Incident.
*Disclaimer: These are all things I do personally. I am not a psychologist, marriage counselor or guru of any kind. So take my suggestions with a grain of salt. Every couple is different; and different approaches work for different people. These things have worked wonders for me; so I wanted to pass them on*… Continue reading 3 Things I Do As A Wife; To Improve The Quality Of My Marriage.
Brandi was sitting on the edge of her bunk and I noticed her foot was tapping the ground rapidly as she waited for me to begin my story. "When I was arrested, I was arrested at my home. I shared that home with my boyfriend, and he is a Deputy for this county." I said. I… Continue reading 120 Days In-My Time In Jail. Chapter #7
Hey Friend! There’s good news and there’s bad news. Which do you want first? I’ll give you the bad news, because by now you already kinda know… This blog series is no longer available on this website. I’m sorry! I have always dreamed of writing and publishing a book, ever since my Dad bought me… Continue reading 120 Days In – My Time In Jail. Chapter #6
My Husband is watching basketball, and I am bored - so I've decided to take this opportunity to tell you all a quick, very embarrassing story. The main reason I am writing this, is because if I appear to be busy typing something important, my husband won't make me watch basketball with him....shhhhh.... Anyway, the… Continue reading So, This Happened.
Hey Friend! There’s good news and there’s bad news. Which do you want first? I’ll give you the bad news, because by now you already kinda know… This blog series is no longer available on this website. I’m sorry! I have always dreamed of writing and publishing a book, ever since my Dad bought me… Continue reading 120 Days In-My Time In Jail. Chapter #5
I had only tried meth once in my life. One little puff - and I hated it. However, as an addict, if someone offers you drugs, regardless of the brand, you do them. Before I could open my mouth to say "hell yes", Ol' pain in the ass (pun intended) Ilene threw a fit. "These… Continue reading 120 Days In-My Time In Jail. Chapter #3
Hey Friend! There's good news and there's bad news. Which do you want first? I'll give you the bad news, because by now you already kinda know... This blog series is no longer available on this website. I'm sorry! I have always dreamed of writing and publishing a book, ever since my Dad bought me… Continue reading 120 Days In-My Time In Jail Chapter #2
Mom Blog Monday! Let's talk about drugs mannnn! So check it out. Here is something you probably didn't know. The human brain doesn't fully mature biochemically until between the ages of 24 to 26. So basically this means, up until this point, the part of your brain that handles decision making is not fully formed, (which… Continue reading This is your brain on drugs…