I can remember before our son was born, how much of a great mom I was going to be. I protested giving him anything other than water, juice and milk. I would make all of his baby food from natural fruits and veggies. I wasn't going to let him watch TV more than 15 minutes … Continue reading The Mom I Am
When I meet someone new either while I'm working or through church or social events, I always get surprised look that I'm married with a 4 year old child. It's pretty much to be expected at this point because I'm "so young" and if it's someone my age, they always ask how we make it … Continue reading Marriage in this Era
With the beautiful spring weather, comes more opportunities to have fun outside and play! Lately, I've been feeling kind of guilty because we've spent a lot of time indoors, lounging around, not doing much but free playing. Not that it's a bad thing to do, but I felt like my mind was unstimulated, which meant … Continue reading Spring Time Fun!
Burkeymommy here! It's been awhile since I've blogged, as you can guess life has become stressful; my job took on new projects that has us in a whirlpool of paperwork, I'm fully invested in my church group on the side, our house is a wreck, my parents are coming to stay for the weekend (reminder … Continue reading Do & Don’t – Point Blank
**This was a blog post that I wrote last year on my own blog. I felt it was important to recycle it this year because I'm aware of how many moms have been in the positions I have been in, in regards to mental health. It's such a hard journey, and it's one that people … Continue reading The harsh reality of mental illness.
Marriage is probably one of the most amazing, stressful, eye-opening and sometimes gross, thing in life. I say stressful because half the time, I think I'm going to pull my hair out from trying to keep this mans head on his shoulders. The amount of "babe where's this", "babe where's that", "babe I need this", … Continue reading You’re My Bestfriend
Monday, March 13, 2017 "Today was supposed to be such a happy and exciting day, for today I should either be holding a precious baby or still awaiting the arrival. Thinking about how crazy that is, we would be parents of two precious Burke children, absolutely proud parents. BB man would be a big brother, … Continue reading Peace, I am at Peace
Because mama, you are beautiful.
People would describe me as outgoing, always smiling, kind, genuinely cares for people, etc. They aren’t wrong, I would literally give you the shirt off my back if you didn’t have one, I’d give you my last dollar if you were starving and I’d literally give anyone a hug if they were falling off the … Continue reading Lonely but Not Alone
The Super Bowl is always a crowd favorite, especially in my house hold, and while normally I love watching the game, the commercials are where its at! I literally can't go to the restroom because I don't want to miss anything, the game nor the commercials. So yesterday during Super Bowl 51, I wasn't all … Continue reading Cleaner of MY Dreams