2020: Lost a lot but we gained more

2020, it's been a strange year. Ups and downs. Toilet paper and meat shortages (which, PSA, you can survive off zero meat, folks, but zero TP, I don't want to try). We've evaluated our lives and then reevaluated them. Tried to figure out what the eff is happening. Who we are and what was going on. It truly was a year unlike any other I've seen (and hopefully ever see again).

Last-Minute Gift Ideas (that don’t involve leaving your house)

Listen, I know some of y'all haven't finished your Christmas shopping. Ron (that's my brother), I'm talking to you. But, that's okay, your secrets are safe with me. Here are some super last-minute Christmas gift ideas you can peruse and purchase immediately without having to leave your home. Best part is that there's something for every price point. Most of them can be tailored to what you specifically want to spend. Here goes!

I Wrote A Kid’s Book

While attempting to entertain ourselves and our children on the RV ride back from our trip to the Smokies, we started rhyming about dinosaurs. Albino dinos, at that. When we got home, my sister-in-law and I decided we were going to make a YouTube video for a song for the new genre of ‘Kids Music That Doesn’t Suck’ all about this dinosaur. Well, I quickly took this and decided instead of making a song (I suppose we still could ha) I was going to write a little children’s book.

Wedding Weekend in Colorado

Due to COVID and the ridiculousness that’s been 2020, this sweet couple, Jake (who Jeff met in college) and Jen, had to drastically trim their guest list and change their wedding plans, so we were thrilled to be included in celebrating their specifically day. And who doesn’t want an excuse to go to Colorado?! We …

CBD: Are You With Me?

So I’ve touched on my feelings of dealing with anxiety and depression in previous posts but here’s a little more of a quick breakdown. The first time I remember struggling with depression was in college and then significantly again postpartum but I’ve struggled with anxiety probably the majority of my life, I just may have not realized to label it that.