Scanning social media yesterday and today, I saw a lot of rage, and understandably so, events like these tend to wreck havoc on our hearts and minds, we all grieve and process differently, but what troubles me is how quickly we are to start fighting with one another when we should be lifting each other up.Read More
How many times have you caught yourself saying this to your child? One? One hundred? For myself, I’ve lost count and my son isn’t yet eight months old. It just seems every day this little person gets bigger, smarter and ready to just keep on growing. It’s a constant fear of mine that I will blink and he’ll be in school, I’ll go to sleep and wake up at his college graduation, he’ll go on a vacation with friends and show up married with children and then of course I’ll die. Now clearly I am overreacting but am I really?? So I say it, no I plead it, “slow down” and hope my baby boy will stay a baby just a while longer.
Last week though, when I uttered this over-used phrase I was talking to myself.Read More
It’s been six months of diaper changes, spit ups, sleep deprivation, a little bit of loneliness, breast feeding, awesome morning snuggles and a phone that is constantly running out of space cataloging every second. It’s been six months of discovery, adjustment and pure joy. For all the sleeplessness and days spent in my PJs, I was given the most adorable gummy smiles, contented sleepy sighs in my arms and the excitement of watching my little one discover everything for the first time. It’s been rough and it’s been wonderful and I know that it is still just the beginning.Read More
So much has happened and so much has changed in the span of just one year, I can hardly wrap my mommy brain around it. These days, much changes in just a week, so to realize that is has been a full year since finding out probably the happiest news of my life, I am floored.Read More