I learned that my employer would be declaring its first round of layoffs when I returned to work from my honeymoon. From that moment, I personally felt the downturn of the oil and gas industry as I watched many coworkers and friends lose their jobs due to workforce reductions. While I was thankful to have dodged the initial round, a black cloud lingered on top of me for the next year and half as I wondered each night if I would still hold my position the next day. As the next six rounds of layoffs came and went, I continued to pray and remained thankful as I learned that my employment was still safe. But as we all know, all good things come and go, and at the end of this past September my position was unfortunately eliminated.Continue Reading
Good morning guys! Hope you are having a fabulous weekend! I’m here this morning to give you an update on weeks 18 & 19 of my pregnancy. Overall, I’m feeling super, and actually have some pretty exciting news to report – but you’ll have to continue reading to find out.
I also wanted to give a quick update on my life outside of pregnancy. My life in real estate is definitely taking leaps and bounds, and I’m eager to see my career blossom as the year progresses. And in the coming weeks, I’m hoping to share tips and stories about real estate on the blog – so stay tuned!
Now, let’s move on to the good stuff…Continue Reading
Happy Friday guys! Just checking in this morning to share my latest pregnancy update.
I’m happy to report that I’m finally feeling like myself again. Can I get an Amen for the return of my energy? Whoop-whoop! It has helped tremendously these past few weeks since I’ve been ridiculously busy kick starting my career in real estate. Although it seems like there aren’t enough hours in the day, I’m doing my best to find a balance between work, staying healthy, cooking meals, maintaining the house and finding time for a bit of R&R with my better half. This year will certainly be an adventure for our growing family, and I couldn’t be more excited for the challenges that lie ahead. So, now that we’re all caught up, let me update you on my pregnancy these past two weeks.Continue Reading
Good evening! Hope you guys all had a great Thursday! I’m popping in this evening to share another pregnancy update. Now that I have made it to my second trimester I feel like I can finally breathe again. I still have a natural mama bear type of concern for our little one, but overall I feel much more confident as each day passes. So, let me tell you all about weeks 14 and 15.
14 Weeks: Baby is the size of a lemon.