People make the choice to become foster parents for different reasons. I’d like to share my own story! Fostering is not a decision to be made lightly. Raising kids in general is tough! Raising someone else’s kids who have suffered trauma, have been ripped from their home with little more than the clothes on their back, and battling possible physical, mental, and/or emotional distress because of it all is absolutely hard! With each placement, there are new or different challenges to face. But, I knew my husband and I could offer a safe, stable, loving home to a kid(s) in need.
I live for the cooling temps, changing leaves, and yummy treats of Fall! To help get you in the spirit of the season, I’m sharing a few of my favorite Fall scents to make your home smell festive!
My skin has been a source of frustration and a cause of major insecurity since puberty. Breakouts, dark circles, and discoloration are just some of the issues I’ve battled over the years to no avail. It wasn’t until this past year — in my mid-thirties — that I really began to invest in products that would benefit my skin. Here are some of the products that have won me over…
The Edge of Anything is truly something special. This is a story of unlikely friends that traverses some heavier topics, including mental health and grief. The character growth and development of their friendship were absolutely the highlights of this book for me!
October is arguably the best time of year to read spooky, atmospheric books! I always love curating a fun and festive TBR in the fall full of thrillers, witchy fiction, and the like! Depending on what you’re feeling — ghosts, witches, a vampiric legend, zombies, or killers — these are some YA books to reach for that fit that fabulous spooky vibe of October.
Evocative and funny, Beach Read is full of quirky personalities, awkward encounters, and witty dialogue, I felt totally invested in the cast of characters and immersed in the small, Michigan town where the story takes place.