My 30 Day Writing Challenge fizzled out after 12 days. I thought I could write for 30 consecutive days, on a different topic every day. And I failed. What happened? My maternity leave was ending and life simply got in the way. Actually, that's really a cop out. I just stopped prioritizing writing. So, what … Continue reading I’m Going to Write a Book!
It's not healthy, and it's not realistic, but I constantly worry that my kids will end up really hurt, or worse. That some freak accident will happen and my kids will be gone forever. I like to think that I'm a good mom. I'm capable of keeping my children fed, healthy, happy and safe. But … Continue reading What Keeps Me Up At Night
About Time made a mark on me when I first saw it about four years ago. Heads up! This post contains spoilers so I recommend watching the movie before reading. But really, this movie is practically five years old so if you haven't seen it by now you can't be upset about spoilers anyway. 🙂 About … Continue reading About Time: The Movie That’s Stuck With Me
Last week, I shared how my husband has been a real hero during this unbelievably challenging, heart-wrenching, soul shakingly tough postpartum period. I've been reflecting on our relationship some more, and just how much my husband has impacted me since we've been together. First of all, I don't feel I had the best model of … Continue reading Being Loved by My Husband Helps Me Love Myself
Isn't it funny how differently you see your mom after you become a mom yourself? It's like a magic door to some elite, secret club has been opened, and you realize your mother has been there all along, running the show. Sometimes I lose my patience with my kids, but then I realize I was … Continue reading My Mom, My Idol