Woman, calm yourself

Do you ever take a step back, examine your life, and wonder if you are on the right path? I have always set extremely high goals for myself and I worry that, lately, I’ve gotten a little too comfortable. Ya girl kicked ass in high school. During my Junior year, I was the Editor-In-Chief of…

Love and marriage

This morning, while waiting on my coffee to begin working its magic, I scrolled through my Facebook feed and saw a few things that I thought were silly. Petty. Childish. Why do so many people marry someone they don’t even like? And then, why would you call attention to the fact that you don’t like your significant other?…

A week in the life

Our life, lately, has been…..interesting. ABC Song Recently, I have started singing Lee the ABC song. It’s funny, actually, because he absolutely hates when I rinse the soap out of his hair in the bathtub. D discovered last week that he will usually stay somewhat calm as long as you do not get his ears…

A Ducote February

February definitely snuck past me. I realize that it isn’t over until tomorrow, but still. Here’s how we spent it (or, more importantly, here’s how Lee spent it):   1. Lee convinced his Mamaw to put him on the top shelf at Home Goods so that he could  have a better vantage point of the toy…

Forever and Ever, Amen

My husband and I started dating our Freshmen year of college and were married before either of us had even graduated. I heard the talk around our quaint, southern town was that I was “knocked up” and this was a “shotgun wedding” but that simply wasn’t true. Though, lets be honest, I would have loved for…