Nell’s Cheer Competition PHOTOS

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum PinterestNell’s team did a great job at their competition today! All the girls nailed the routine. AFTER COMPETITION CELE..well, not quite. But we took pictures anyway! She’s come a long way from the girl who was...
Improving Your Teen Daughter’s Self-Esteem

Improving Your Teen Daughter’s Self-Esteem

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum PinterestEveryone was just as shocked as I was when I got knocked up at 15 years old. Yay for abstinence education, ya’ll! Everyone blamed my mother, of course. She was a single mom, gone all the time, working two jobs. I...

Underwater Photo Shoot with Nell

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum PinterestToday is Nell’s 14th birthday! And while I will definitely be writing a birthday post later, we just got back from shooting some pics at the pool and I just had to share! Vivitar sent me a DVR786 action camera to...
MathCrunch Helps Nell “Math”

MathCrunch Helps Nell “Math”

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum Pinterest “No, it’s your turn.” “I did it last time. It’s your turn!” “Let’s flip a coin.” This is the conversation Rachel and I have every time Nell brings math homework...

Elsa Makeup Look + Nell’s Makeup Room

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum PinterestMy Elsa Makeup Look was inspired by my sister, Sapphire. We are really close especially because I help take care of her a lot when she’s not feeling well. For Halloween, she was – of course – Elsa....

Nell’s 13th Birthday

shares Facebook Twitter StumbleUpon Yum PinterestI’m not going to be sappy about having a teenager, or my baby turning 13, or about how she used to be an adorable little weirdo but is now a beautiful young lady. I’m not going to cry. I’m just going...