Things I’ve Learned

I’ve learned that I only want to be where I’m wanted. Your real friends will miss you when you’re not there.

Related, I’ve learned that cliques don’t cease to exist once you leave high school… or college.

I’ve learned that the little moments are the ones that matter.


I’ve learned that a little dirt never hurt anybody.


I’ve learned that family should always, always, always come first.


I’ve learned that people’s attitudes and behavior can drastically change once you stop giving them what they want.

I’ve learned that there is nothing more important that the health, safety and well-being of my child. NOTHING.

I’ve learned that while I am so thankful for family to watch him while my husband and I are at work, I should be the one with E every day, sharing experiences like this with him…


And this…


I’ve learned that two and three may only be one apart… but when you’re talking about dogs, there is a world of difference.

I’ve learned that following your gut is not always the best advice.

I’ve learned that life is too short to be unhappy.

What have you learned?

Every picture included in this post was taken by my mother-in-law.