Photo by Miguel u00c1. Padriu00f1u00e1n on Pexels.com How is it possible to look at you and immediately be taken back to those first breaths you took? Or, to think it's only been a few weeks since you took your first tentative steps? It's been 8 wonderful years, but I remember each one still so clearly. [...]


I'm sitting in my bedroom, holding the baby close as I nurse her. The lights are off in an effort to keep quiet and calm. I breathe her in, soaking up this precious moment with my last baby. Snuggling my best girl I thought this year would be different. I hoped for more quiet moments [...]

One More Thing

Sometimes, something happens and it's not really a big deal, but the weight of that moment feels like so much to bare. One more thing on an already full plate. Report card season? It's not just looking over one report card, it's looking at two. It's trying to figure out how the report card and [...]


Photo by K Zoltan on Pexels.com For many, 2020 represented a very difficult, dark, and overwhelming year. While I tried to focus on the moments that brought joy, I have to say, 2020 hurt me. I am a bit of a social butterfly, and my kids are quite social, which meant that following the guidelines [...]