Dating After Divorce: Scariest Thing Ever

When I left my husband, we had already been sleeping in separate beds for 6 years. We maintained appearances and went to family events together, but for all intents and purposes, had been living different lives for years. When I decided on divorce, there were so many horrible things that came with it, but the […]

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Working Mom, Let the Guilt Go!

In my previous post I’m Brooke: 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Me, I mentioned that I had visited three continents. While that sounds pretty awe-inspiring, the truth was I jet-setted to these places as a working mom. While I should have loved exploring countries I had never been; instead, I was miserable because of […]

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Apple Picking: A Great Fall Tradition

Here in Missouri, the end of Labor Day signifies the beginning of fall. The leaves begin to change, you hope for cooler weather, and all of the fun festivities kick into high gear. One of my favorites is apple picking. Not only do we get a chance to spend time outside as a family, but […]

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I’m Brooke: 20 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

One thing I have always struggled with as a person is talking about myself. I am not that interesting, super sarcastic, and have an ability to offend people without even trying. And just in case you were wondering, offending without trying takes real talent! I digress. However, as a blogger and a person you only […]

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Current Home: My First Step to Starting Over

With any lifestyle blog, you have to share the home you are currently updating, so I thought I would share mine. However, one thing you will notice is that my house is a lot less grandiose compared to other blogs. But I’m proud of it and for excellent reasons. Whenever you are getting the latest […]

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Mom Life: Admitting I Needed Help

Today had a great start. I only hit the snooze button twice, the kids cooperated, and we got out the door without forgetting anything! Daycare drop-off went smoothly, and we avoided any meltdowns; so I was in a perfect place to be thankful for my blessings and look forward to a new day. It was […]

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