Book Review: ‘The Not In Here Story’

Let me start with a quick apology to the publishers over at Penny Candy Books, who asked me to review The Not In Here Story last summer. LAST summer. Talk about being behind! As I need not have to explain to any other parents out there, life is busy, y’all. I was not paid to […]


3 Surprising Facts When Parenting

Today on the blog I’m featuring a guest post from Erica Johnson at Inner Parents! I can say that her points hit home for me. If you’ve followed my adoption journey, you know that we chose not to prepare a nursery, and got ready for baby with only seven days’ notice, so I totally agree […]


Gifts on a Budget: Luxurious DIY Hand Soap

Since we became parents, our gift-giving budget has been drastically reduced. Not only did adoption put a strain on our finances, but we have the added cost associated with having kids paired with the decision to scale back my career to spend more time with Baby C and just juggle this whole mom thing. It […]