Traveling with Kids: The good, the awesome and the great

Here we are, on our way home from our family’s summer adventure and I can’t help but smile at all of the memories we have made in just over a week! My girls have embraced travel blogging this summer and have been documenting their trip on the Traveling Fairy Godmother Instagram and Facebook pages. To see these memories and what it means to them is … Continue reading Traveling with Kids: The good, the awesome and the great

Mommin’ Ain’t Easy: Keeping the Faith During Times of Defeat

We have all been there. From tumbling classes to soccer games and dance classes to football – we have all worn ourselves out to the point of exhaustion. Then comes the meltdowns, the lovely age when your kids become pre-teens or even when they are the enjoyable 2 and 3. Don’t get me wrong! There are amazing memories to be had during these times but … Continue reading Mommin’ Ain’t Easy: Keeping the Faith During Times of Defeat

Confessions of a Cheer Mom: Surviving the transitions of Elementary to Middle School One Cheer at a Time

Here I am, watching my first born get excited about cheer tryouts at the middle school. She’s at the edge of preparing to leave elementary school, the innocence I have enjoyed for 7 years. I can’t believe we are about to leave in the distance the childhood of what I had grown accustomed to and what I would now have to hold on to; – … Continue reading Confessions of a Cheer Mom: Surviving the transitions of Elementary to Middle School One Cheer at a Time

Home: The Place Where I Belong

Life in the south is interesting to say the least, but it is home. The mountains, the music, the people all add up to equal a great place to live. Growing up, my parents always instilled in us to chase our dreams. No matter what, anything we set our mind to was possible with hard work and determination. This rang true for me in many … Continue reading Home: The Place Where I Belong