7 Things I Learned From Hitting Rock Bottom & Survived

Have you hit rock bottom in your life? Don't worry you're not alone. There's not enough Pinterest memes to describe what it feels like to hit rock bottom. Let's face it, life isn't perfect. But when you have fallen apart at rock bottom, that's when you take those pieces and piece yourself back together. Like re-programming yourself to work differently. Does that make sense? "Sometimes you need to hit rock bottom in order to self-reflect and rebuild yourself. Hitting rock bottom is a wake-up … [Read more...]

Moms Without Custody | Life Has Been Kinda Crazy

Honestly, I haven't been on my blog much, except when I had to do something blog related for a network or something. Otherwise, it's been on the back burner a bit. I haven't designed a website or anything major graphic or web design wise. I've done a few things on Etsy from time to time. But it's been rather dead lately. Not that, I've been busy, well I have, but life has changed a bit. Not once did I think I would have the title, moms without custody... I know a few of you know, I've … [Read more...]

10 Books to Help Kids Cope with Divorce

I don't know how my kids do it, they handle this a lot better than I did. Well, I'm better than I was when it first happen. Here are 10 books to help kids cope with divorce. Depending on the child's age, divorces is hard on everyone involved, not just the parents, but especially the kids as well. It will make the process easier for them to understand that mommy and daddy will no longer be in the same house. That sometime you will go to daddy's house and sometimes you will go to mommy's … [Read more...]

10 Lessons I’ve Learned About Pain And Heartbreak

They say you learn a lot through pain and heartbreaks. This can't be more true! I wanted to make this post last year, but just didn't feel like it was the right time. So here's 10 lessons I've learned about pain and heartbreak. I don't want to say that I'm the master of pain, struggles and heartbreaks, but I could definitely write a book about it. Pain & struggles come in all different sizes, in waves,  sometimes you're up and sometimes you're down. What the last 5 years have taught me was.. … [Read more...]

For the Other Woman – 5 Rules to Dating My Ex-Husband

I have been wanting to post this series for awhile now, I mean. I'm sure I could write a book on the top, but we will stick with the 5 Rules to Dating my Ex-Husband. We have been "separated" 8 months now. 8 months.. may not seem like a long time, but let me inform you, it's been a roller-coaster of a 8 months. These last 4 months can't go by fast enough. In the state of VA, you have to be separated (living apart) for 12 months before you can file for divorce. Well during that time, you're also … [Read more...]