Flourish

At the end of 2017 I was asked to choose a word for myself for 2018. The word I chose was Flourish! At that time in my life I felt that I was at a standstill and wanted nothing more than to just grow. It was also the year of my 27th birthday, also known…

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The Hidden Monster

Anxiety “A mental health disorder characterized by feelings of worry, anxiety, or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one’s daily activities” -Mayo Clinic   If you’ve ever experienced even the slightest bit of anxiety, you know it’s not fun. Anxiety is literally a monster in my book. It hides under my bed and…

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Growing Up Christian

I’m gonna step away from my normal postings for one post to talk about what has been on my heart lately. As I am now a dedicated Christian, I wasn’t always. I feel it’s important as a believer to talk about your experiences and share the good and the bad. I grew up as a…

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Specially Educated

if I’ve learned anything from my life it’s that giving up gets you nowhere. According to my family, my speech was unintelligible at the age of 3. My parents thought I might have a hearing problem (a complication for some people with Osteogenesis Imperfecta). It wasn’t until my mom put me in pre-K–just threw me…

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Living Infertile

I remember the moment I fell in love with my husband. He was surrounded by children at church camp. No matter where he went at camp children were trailing him having so much fun. My heart leaped every time I witnessed it. His one joy has always been children. I have seen some of the…

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There’s Always More to Learn

Around the time I began the blog, I started to do some research on the issues I have. I knew a lot about OI and PCOS, but never really knew or understood exactly what my learning disability was. Growing up my I never knew the name for it, I just knew that I learned differently…

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Brittle Bones Make an Unbreakable Spirit

Have you ever played the ice breaker game 2 truths & a lie? Well if you haven’t it is where you are to think up 2 truths (could be unique or simple) and a lie about yourself, then the others are to guess which are the truths and the lie. This game to me always…

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One of God’s Greatest Gifts

I figured most of you have come to read about my struggle with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and wanted to be able to share my story first before I got into much else. My husband Tommy and I have been trying to get pregnant since we got married back in August of 2013. Two years later…

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The Great Move

If you read my introduction post you saw that we moved a couple states South. This move was a difficult, but much needed move. God was wholeheartedly involved though, without a doubt. In early 2016, my mother and step-dad moved down here randomly for a teaching job, which was super hard for me seeing as…

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