With your tired brother on my hip, We marched outside today. To take advantage of the sun, To swing, run and play. The time we had was short, For your naps would soon be over due. But I wanted to make you tired, Before a monster you turned into. I pushed your brother on the… Continue reading Poem: A Nature Break
I hate the dentist; plain & simple. It makes me get a knot in my stomach just thinking about it and when it comes to the day of my appointment I’m pretty anxious; though truth be told I get anxious about just about everything. This past June however, I had gotten a weird infection in… Continue reading Gratitude from going to the Dentist
My husband is the hardest working man I know. He goes above and beyond for our family. I can’t even put into words how much I appreciate what he does for us; it’s something I don’t practice saying enough to him. All of what he does for work is dangerous. He is literally the best… Continue reading A Snow Plowers Wife
Happy birthday my precious B! Its hard to believe that 3 years ago at 2:03pm today you were born. Your father and I worked so hard together through the waves of labor to get you here. He was (and still is) the rock that grounds me (even though sometimes I don’t like it). Your birth… Continue reading B is turning 3
I had a moment the other night of feeling frustrated. Of wanting my arm to stop aching. Of wanting to be selfish. Of wishing I had 5 minutes to myself, to go to the bathroom alone. Of wanting silence. Of wishing I could snap my fingers and my seemingly never ending list of chores and… Continue reading Heavy arms & a full bed.
My life was hard growing up. I used to try to convince myself that it wasn’t that bad. “There’s someone who has it worse than me.” I would desperately look for the good, even if it meant that it was just what I could gain from the temporary situation. Because that’s what it was; a… Continue reading Family
Motherhood is a journey; A beautiful chaotic hike; full of rocks, rivers, meadows of butterflies and flowers; hills and slopes. Days of ease and sunlight; days of rain, thunder, and high speed winds. Sometimes everything is in sync together; ease, sunlight, moods and patience fit together like a glove. Other times, it rains and you… Continue reading The truth; the journey