If you had asked me back in March would I ever remove my wedding ring, the answer would have been no. My motto was "wearing a ring but ain't gonna be no Mrs". I was looking for freedom rings to wear. And then what would have been our anniversary rolled around and I just could… Continue reading Ring-less
If you've been following me for awhile, you know that self help books are not really my thing. I get a few chapters deep and realize that I'm wasting time reading because I'm already doing the stuff. Or I bail out because I'm not in a good place mentally to read someone happy tell me… Continue reading Ex-Etiquette
If you were to ask me what was the #1 thing on my bucket list--I would tell you that it is DISNEYWORLD. But Buckingham Palace and meeting Queen Elizabeth II (or really any of the royal family) is a close second. (And Hawaii a close third.) Now bucket lists aren't just for the "before I… Continue reading Divorce Bucket List
Emma had a little lamb. Whose fleece was still as white as snow. Everywhere that Emma went, The lamb had been boxed up and forgotten. Until it was discovered during moving day. And now that lamb plays to us at naptime and bedtime. Behold. The lamb of all lambs. Given to Emma 5 years ago… Continue reading Emma’s Little Lamb
What a long and stressful week it's been... But we are finally moved in. The day before I signed my lease, Emma got sick. Quite literally out of nowhere! I mean 101° fever, coughing, dry heaving kind of sick. As the week progressed, we all got sick. And allergies didn't help one bit. I have… Continue reading We’ve Moved
Today was Emma's KINDERGARTEN registration! My little munchkin is officially school aged! And I am in all the feels. I think she's going to like her school. She better anyways because Momma is going to be driving 30 minutes to take her during my weeks. Just another lovely perk of divorce right? Now-- we could have… Continue reading Kindergarten Registration is Here!
Divorce was never my end goal. I mean, I don't know too many people who get married and plan on divorcing later on. It's "Til Death do us part" not divorce, after all. And I fully understand that some marriages end in a long drawn out battle over every single little thing, but some are… Continue reading When did divorce become so toxic?