26 weeks pregnant today and if I haven't already said this, my pregnancy is flying by. Absolutely flying by. Pregnancy changes: more indigestion, groin/abdomen muscle soreness, belly slowly growing more (i'm still able to fit into my low waist pants and all my shirts, but have switched over to loose, flowy pants for comfort, I … Continue reading Receiving Love and Support Can Be Hard
I think that title is too long. Oops. How are you doing today? I can't get enough of this spring air here in East Tennessee. It's so crisp. I'm glad nature is such a soother and nurturer to me. I don't know what I'd turn to if sunshine and fresh air weren't options available to … Continue reading One Step in the Right Direction Can Go A Long Way
Every Friday I say goodbye two days early to my "week" of pregnancy. I'm gearing up for week 25 in my mind already and this week has been filled with.. questions, calm, doubting, and peace. Overall there is peace. That's good. Overall there is joy. That's good. The cracks feel filled with fear. I … Continue reading Hey Life – Bring It On.
I heard this phrase, create before you consume, in one of Amy Porterfield's podcasts a few days ago. It keeps bouncing into my brain every morning (good work Amy!), challenging me to keep my hands off my phone to scroll other people's posts, news headlines, or check emails. I had been doing it backwards before, … Continue reading “Create Before You Consume”
I fell off the edge of the earth on Saturday and Sunday, but I'm back. I want to share my journey of pregnancy (22 weeks today!) and what I learn during this time. The thing with this season of my life is that it is very deep. It's raw. It's full of what I often refer … Continue reading Choosing To Continue Is Hard.
When I started this blog last week, my reasoning behind choosing the name “happy single momma” was to intentionally choose the description for my life even before it came fully to fruition. Beyond that, I wanted to share my story with other women looking down a path of single parenthood or who are already single parents … Continue reading 5 Ways to Start Pursuing Happiness Today