My 22 year old self would laugh so hard at this list. The writing is on the wall, I am a middle aged woman trapped in the mainland. I actually think the gift of appliances is kind of romantic. Thanks hunnie for my sexy miele vacuum. Yes, that fresh scent is essential oils mixed in … Continue reading A mom in suburbia: 33 signs
Just when I think the love I feel for my kids can't be more overpowering it reaches a new high. Becoming a parent has been an exercise of broadening my perspective on a daily basis. When Ava was our only child I thought there could be nothing more powerful than the love I felt for … Continue reading Thick as thieves
Are you one of those charming people who never says 'no' to anyone? Are you one of those well-meaning, eager beavers always ready and willing to say 'yes' to help requests? I am. I am also one of the crazies who ends up strained and stressed trying to figure out how to deliver on my … Continue reading This is how I can help you
Love, the force that makes the world go round. Love, with its impetus lives collide and become one. Love, its fruit takes flesh and bones in our sons and daughters. Love is more than moons, stars and promises. Love is blue, thorns and cloudy skies. Love is covenant through pastures and valleys. I have loved … Continue reading I love you in the valley
The best way I know to love my baby while at work...I pump.
Life has changed drastically for us in the last 3 years. Changing states, starting new jobs, buying a house, getting married, adopting two pups, nurturing a garden, becoming parents...so much to fit in a short sentence broken up by commas. Growth has been chaotic. We have experienced growing pains as individuals, as professionals, as a … Continue reading Growing up is hard to do
Just love. That's all I feel for this beautiful little person. It amazes me to think that at some point in time we all were THAT cute. I wonder what goes through her mighty mind, what she thinks of us, what she wonders. Her eager eyes are consuming the universe around her at a speed … Continue reading Little sunshine