Birthday Celebrations – Nine and Counting

~Birthday Traditions~ Balloons– You Can Never Have Enough Balloons… Streamers – Duhhh Build-A-Bear – Every year since Em was 3, we Build-A-Bear.. Dinner – You get to pick your favorite restaurant of dinner choice Cake & Gifts – What’s a birthday without these items?! Happy 9th Birthday Cutie! Okay… So Emily might be spoiled. I…

Nine years ago today….

My Birthing Story: I figured I would share my story, with all… maybe I can help future teen mothers. I graduated high school in June of 2006, I had signed up and was ready to attend Central Michigan University in the fall. I was excited, new friends, new adventures, new environment. It was everything I…

Hotter than the Dickens!

Since Michigan has turned into a freaking hot and humid sticky mess, we were excited that this past weekend we were heading north. When the heat index hits 105 degrees, us Michigan folks practically melt… We spent the weekend up at Interlochen State Park in Northern Michigan. This is the only campground we attend at…

Sit Back and Relax…and float.

We camped this past weekend.. again.. I know.. It’s a hard theme this summer and there are still plenty to come the rest of the summer, my apologizes now. Each trip means something different to me though.. This is one was little bit out of our usual shenanigans, my little sister tagged along. My sister and…

A life is a life..

I went back and forth on writing a blog about this.. but I am.. I am a firm believer… “ALL LIVES MATTER”. The movement that is going around United States is getting out of hand, and causing more harm than it is good. Protest turn into a snippers dream for picking out cops, to murder….

Fourth of July – PIB

Sometimes, you just need to put your party panties on and enjoy making new friends, laughing and pretend like you are 19 again. Or maybe not.. For the Fourth of July this year, Ryan and I packed up our stuff and headed to O-Hi-O..to do some camping and little drinking.. Okay maybe more like some drinking…

Happy Birthday America!

I hope everyone has a Happy and Safe Fourth of July here in America, land of the free! Land of the Free; resonates a lot with most of Americans these days, we were founded on immigrants, we all were immigrants at one time. This is all being pushed this political year! Changes in us, changes in…