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Making an Impact

Sometimes I’ll get caught in the “What if” cycle…… What if no one reads our blog? What if no one sees our posts on Instagram? What if our message gets lost in the giant vortex that is social media? What…

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“Are You Scared?”

May 15, 2020 in Warrior Princess - 1 Comment

I climbed up into the bed with her and snuggled in close. “Good night baby.  Get some rest, we have a big day tomorrow.” “Mama, are you scared?” Callie asked me as she tucked her little hand into mine. I…

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Balancing Act

I’ve talked about grief before….when you are a special needs parent, the grieving process is very unique.  It’s not something that you deal with right at the beginning, work through and process, and then move on.  It’s something that stays…

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The Hill

April 9, 2020 in Warrior Princess - No Comments

We’ve had a lot more free time to do our walks and runs lately. We take daily walk/runs in our neighborhood.   There’s an amazing back street that’s about a mile and a half long.  It’s perfect for running–when I’m…

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Runner Girl

March 8, 2020 in Family, Warrior Princess - 2 Comments

We’ve called out shot and are happy to announce that we are doing our first 5K in December! We signed up for the Hollis Company’s Rise Run in December! We really wanted to pick a race that would be special…

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All They See

January 15, 2020 in Motherhood, Warrior Princess - No Comments

“All they see is my leg.” Callie shared that with me the other day.  She was frustrated about the fact that everyone’s eyes automatically go to her prosthetic instead of her face. I told her that was hard…..because that’s not…

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Victim or Warrior?

December 18, 2019 in Family, Warrior Princess - 1 Comment

Sometimes I feel like it’s very easy to fall into the “victim” mentality. Especially with our situation.  I mean how could I not?  How could I honestly not look at all of the challenges we’ve overcome, all of the hurdles…

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Jaime

Hi Y'all! I’m Jaime, a proud working mama, author, girl boss and wifey to an ultra-adorable husband. I am a huge book nerd, I drink coffee like my life depends on it, and run on dry shampoo and Amazon Prime. Leopard print is my favorite color. I am a story teller at heart and this blog is a virtual scrapbook of our crazy beautiful life. I'm a Type One Diabetic and our little warrior princess Callie is a lower limb amputee. By sharing how we’ve chosen to flourish in the garden we’ve been planted in, we hope you can take some small nuggets of hope, inspiration, and laughter. We are so grateful that you’ve found us—welcome to the fam. We embrace our perfectly imperfect lives and don’t let the doctor’s appointments, spreadsheets, speaking engagements, 10th birthday parties to plan, housework or date nights overwhelm us. Those things are just the beautiful reminders of all the blessings in our lives. Read More

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