Kids…

When I'm with them, I dream of vacations alone... when I'm away from them, I can't wait til they get home. Being a mom is definitely a blessing, but, not going to lie, also feels like a curse. They're all I think about! 😜 --Lissa

A big problem with healthcare in this country…

Isn't it crazy that life would be so much easier if my husband & I divorced? Hear me out--we are considered to have excellent healthcare, so everyone keeps telling us. But in order for us to continue having excellent healthcare, my husband has to pay about $1800 a month through his employer. That's $1800 a … Continue reading A big problem with healthcare in this country…

What’s a “perfect mom”?

Let me be clear, I am in no way a perfect mom. I had someone make that comment to me the other day and it has bothered me since. I'm not sure exactly what a perfect mom even is. I love my kids, but they drive me nuts. I love spending time with them, but … Continue reading What’s a “perfect mom”?

Opening back up my shop…

The plan is to reopen my shop this fall. I'm so conflicted though--a part of me wants to just redesign the whole shop. The other part of me just says to keep it the same. It's been about 2 years since I went on hiatus & that's a lot of time to fall behind. I … Continue reading Opening back up my shop…

So far…

So, after all that worrying I did about my son, Dex, starting school...he's been doing amazingly well. It's hard to get him to eat and get dressed in a timely manner, but other than that, it's been great. It's been 2 weeks, and as crazy as it sounds, he's been even better at home. I … Continue reading So far…