Stay at Home Wife… It’s not old fashioned but a PASSION.

Stay at Home Wife… It’s not old fashioned but a PASSION.

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It’s official. I’m a Stay at Home Wife {SAHW}. Of course I’m hoping that a promotion is coming my way to Stay at Home Mom {SAHM}. But for now, my job description is everything but parenting.

I finished up my last day at my paying job yesterday. I’ve always had a hard time transitioning from job to job. Not that it’s an unwelcome change but it’s a stressful one. I’m the personality that likes to take care of everyone. So, when changes like this happen, I usually squeeze out as much of my sanity as possible to support both my old and new employer. Typically that meant working way overtime to get it all done for both employers. Yuk!

This time is different. I only had the one old employer and am now transitioning to Brooks & Jil’s Household, LLC. You guys, I’m not going lie… I am TERRIFIED!!! Read more

Choose One: Wifedom or Motherhood???

Choose One: Wifedom or Motherhood???

By now, you’d think I would be a pro at the unknown. I mean it’s been almost 10 years since this journey began and it has been a big question mark from the start. Navigating this unpredictable life is something like walking blindfolded, having to feel your way through the darkness. You have arms length knowledge of what’s to come but nothing more. And sometimes it’s only elbow length. Life is like that.

Brooks and I are in that exact season. This entire summer we’ve known a change was coming. We knew something was going to be different and we thought we knew what that difference was.

I’ve even been planning my fall blog posts around these changes and how I’m going to tell you about it! I’ve been so eager to share with you!

But circumstances have changed and those plans aren’t plans anymore. At least not now. Read more