I don't know where I'm going with this, but I can promise you this is not a polished piece. I'm tired, and I keep letting my concern about presentation prevent me from publishing anything. So I'm just going to share a bit about what my life is like right now. Some of it may be redundant and some may be new. I don't know how long you've been on this journey with me, but welcome. I made coffee.
Being a work-from-home mom ain't easy.
Patience can empower you, but a total lack of it can destroy you.
Having a newborn in your home full-time when you weren't exactly planning on having one is a jolt to your reality.
I wrote this a long while ago with the anticipation of giving it to a child of my own one day when the time was right. Right now, I’m a stepmom of two teens and foster mom to a newborn, so they’re at very different stages of their lives and I would love to also share it with them.
I haven’t been the best wife and partner, honestly. And this is the story about how I’m going to change that.
Who knows what brought you here. Maybe you're one of two or three people that aggressively follow my journey (I love y'all) because they genuinely feel invested in it and me. Maybe you're a total stranger. Maybe you're someone who lurks in my social media but we've never (or barely have) hung out offline. Whatever … Continue reading I want to be my own success story.