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
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.
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
Happy nine month birthday, my precious Angel. You have officially been apart of the world nearly as long as you grew in my belly. You have grown and changed before my eyes almost as rapidly as you came into the world on your birthday. You are the sweetest little boy with bright blue eyes of… Continue reading 9 months in, 9 months out.