Being a career woman is not enough. Being a stay at home mom is not enough. Being an in shape woman is not enough. Being a blogger is not enough. Being a brand chaser is not enough. Being a rich person is not enough. Being a dream chaser is not enough. Being a wife is… Continue reading Enough


A Letter to my Post Pregnant Body

Dear Post Pregnant Body, Go buy those non-maternity clothes that fit your new body. Stop squeezing into clothes that only remind you of what you looked like before you carried that beautiful baby. Stop putting on maternity clothes because you are no longer pregnant and your body right now is just as beautiful as it… Continue reading A Letter to my Post Pregnant Body


1 year in the Burgh

I can't believe it! It's been one year since the Builes clan left South Florida and blessed Pittsburgh with their presence haha! Here are some of the things we've learned and experienced along the way: People here are very nice! At the beginning when strangers would smile, say hello, and even start a conversation Dre… Continue reading 1 year in the Burgh


A Grateful 2017

Here are 17 things that I'm most grateful for so far in 2017 (in no particular order): 1. Having experienced different seasons of the weather. 2. The moment I found out I had not caught my kid's stomach bug, but was actually pregnant with my 3rd child. 3. My 3 children. 4. My VBAC. 5.… Continue reading A Grateful 2017


Beautiful Chaos

It’s been 3 weeks since the birth of our 3rd baby and as the lack of sleep slowly catches up to me I started thinking early this morning of everything that has been a chaotic and total mess (per my standards) You see I thrive off of 3 things: 1. Routine 2. Structure 3. Organization… Continue reading Beautiful Chaos


Embracing and Protesting Don’t Go Together

There is nothing more powerful yet peaceful than a person who is whole heartedly grounded in the Word and what it means to be a Christian. Our pastor continued his teaching on Hebrews today and reminded us firmly that we cannot embrace Jesus but protest Him at the same time. He gave some examples of… Continue reading Embracing and Protesting Don’t Go Together

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Serving the Homeless

Since I can remember I've had a soft spot in my heart for the homeless. I've given them money and food without hesitation or judgement. I guess I've always been able to understand that because I don't know the circumstances and/or decisions that led them to where they are my only concern is to bring… Continue reading Serving the Homeless