ashbud26

I am 26 years old.  I have been married to my high school sweetheart for the last 7 years.  We have a beautiful two year old daughter.  I have been a registered nurse for the last six years.

Reflecting

Several times a day I find myself thanking God for giving me the strength to get out of my last relationship. I often have little reminders of how good I have it now. The thing about staying in an emotionally/physically abusive relationship is, it has this suffocating control over you. You don't realize what it's doing to you. Slowly, but surely, the invisible cloud hovering over the relationship sucks the life out of you. Everything about you changes, and for the bad. Your family notices, your friends notice, God notices, but the funny thing is, you don't notice....more
My heart goes out to you....I watched as a little child as my mother endured an abusive ...more

Claiming a Cause: Will you help?

  This semester I have been enrolled in a class that revolves around feminism and the world of blogging.  Through this class I have been enlightened into just how slow the world as a whole has been to embrace women's rights.   This evening during a group chat my professor gave me the advice to write about what makes me angry.  Truth is I spend a lot of my time diffusing the anger of others, and rarely feel it myself.   With that being said there has been a website that really makes me angry and inspired all at the same time....more
I agree, we all have a responsibility to promote awareness of others needs, especially the needs ...more

Unemployed While Female

Currently I am in the process of changing jobs, and this has given me a great opportunity to observe what goes on in the lives of my other female friends who may be unemployed or chose to stay at home. ...more
Hi, I am with you on this blog.  I currently work, have a two year old daughter and sometimes a ...more

Super Woman......Not!!!

Greetings and welcome to my blog space, should that be one word or two….blogspace?  This is my first official blog.  I can’t make any promises that it will be interesting, funny, or uplifting.  I can promise that I will be truthful in my blogs.  You will read the good, the bad and the ugly in my posts.  I will be bombarding my blog space with my opinions, feelings, and experiences related to being a married RN with a two year old daughter.  I might even offer some advice to the married, working mother, as to how to juggle the demands of working, parenting, and ...more
 @Bgroes Great you found me!  I can not for the life of me figure out how to find the url???  I ...more