I knew we wouldn’t live here forever, but I was hoping for at least five years.
I was also hoping for our kids to be two years apart in age, but we all know that didn’t happen.
And I was even hoping we’d be living in a warm, sunny place (aka: Florida) but I believe that didn’t work out because we are meant to be here, in the mitten. Continue reading
I feel like I haven’t written in ages.
It has been 24 days.
Here I am, still not having anything to write but feeling confident that as I sit here, typing, the words will just come. I’m going to take a stab and say I’m in a writing rut.
And quite possibly at the same time…a momma rut. Or a life rut. Continue reading
There has been a lot on my mind lately.
Especially with all that’s going on in the world, and with my generation…and with the upcoming generation that my generation is raising.
I find myself sitting on the couch watching my son play with his dogs. He’s so gentle resting his head on her, then one moment later he whacks Lillie in the head and then laughs. We are trying so hard to teach him to “pet nice,” and “be kind.” Sometimes I think he understands, sometimes I think he chooses not to. Continue reading
I wanted to do a follow up post regarding potty training, that we started with our six month old. Continue reading
I have been a mom for over 13 months (longer if you count the 9 months of pregnancy) and I've always recognized what a miracle it is to grow a child inside of you and it's another miracle to give birth! Continue reading
Parenting is tough.
The days are long and the naps are short. But there are so many moments in between that are incredible, beautiful and adventurous. Continue reading
I posted this photo on Instagram last night. It's so precious, right?
Well let me tell you a little story about this photo, and probably 97% of all the other photos I post. Continue reading