Category Archives: balancing life

Love is the cradle of life

My mom sobbed when I told her I was pregnant the first time. She went out and immediately bought a children’s book and mailed it to me. She couldn’t help herself. I remember feeling like pregnancy in the first trimester

Love is the cradle of life

My mom sobbed when I told her I was pregnant the first time. She went out and immediately bought a children’s book and mailed it to me. She couldn’t help herself. I remember feeling like pregnancy in the first trimester

My mama staycation

I think every now and then, you should do something that’s just for you. Something that makes you feel like your whole self. Something that makes you feel centered, balanced and alive! Something that has nothing to do with your

My mama staycation

I think every now and then, you should do something that’s just for you. Something that makes you feel like your whole self. Something that makes you feel centered, balanced and alive! Something that has nothing to do with your

I want to raise Forest children

The moment I found out I was having another boy, I’ve wanted to live in the forest.  The feminist in me hates that statement, but whatever, it’s the truth. Just so my inner girl feels better, you should know that

I want to raise Forest children

The moment I found out I was having another boy, I’ve wanted to live in the forest.  The feminist in me hates that statement, but whatever, it’s the truth. Just so my inner girl feels better, you should know that

Labor day

What is it about my babies and holidays? My first was born on Halloween and this one passed Labor Day by a mere 5 hours. This was a completely different birth story than the first. It started two weeks early with

Labor day

What is it about my babies and holidays? My first was born on Halloween and this one passed Labor Day by a mere 5 hours. This was a completely different birth story than the first. It started two weeks early with

I’m yours.

Last week your dad and I were dancing in the kitchen and you walked over in your dinosaur pajamas and wedged your little hands between us, pushed us apart and then scolded your dad with one little finger putting out

I’m yours.

Last week your dad and I were dancing in the kitchen and you walked over in your dinosaur pajamas and wedged your little hands between us, pushed us apart and then scolded your dad with one little finger putting out

Choosing love

I don’t know why I’m so surprised by marriage skills and dating/relationship skills being entirely different, but they are. For one, I feel like when you are dating and your partner really hurts your feelings, annoys you or angers you,

Choosing love

I don’t know why I’m so surprised by marriage skills and dating/relationship skills being entirely different, but they are. For one, I feel like when you are dating and your partner really hurts your feelings, annoys you or angers you,

The Winter is past

11 “See! The winter is past;  the rains are over and gone. 12 Flowers appear on the earth;     the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves     is heard in our land. 13 The fig tree forms its early fruit;     the

The Winter is past

11 “See! The winter is past;  the rains are over and gone. 12 Flowers appear on the earth;     the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves     is heard in our land. 13 The fig tree forms its early fruit;     the