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

Nine pounds of inflammation

Ever since I went off birth control 4 years ago I’ve struggled with something called candida. The symptoms get worse for me when I’m pregnant or about to menstruate. Candida manifests itself in a variety of ways but it starts with a

Nine pounds of inflammation

Ever since I went off birth control 4 years ago I’ve struggled with something called candida. The symptoms get worse for me when I’m pregnant or about to menstruate. Candida manifests itself in a variety of ways but it starts with a

Esmé

October 19, 2015 I lost a baby, a baby that was due on my birthday in May.  I believed strongly that the baby was a girl, my son was due on my husband’s birthday and this odd coincidence just felt

Esmé

October 19, 2015 I lost a baby, a baby that was due on my birthday in May.  I believed strongly that the baby was a girl, my son was due on my husband’s birthday and this odd coincidence just felt

Stretch armstrong mom

Ever felt like stretch armstrong? You know that weird gummy plastic toy from the 80’s where you pulled his arms and your friend pulled his legs in opposite directions? That’s what every working mother feels like, pretty sure. The year

Stretch armstrong mom

Ever felt like stretch armstrong? You know that weird gummy plastic toy from the 80’s where you pulled his arms and your friend pulled his legs in opposite directions? That’s what every working mother feels like, pretty sure. The year

Where is home?

Do you choose where you live or does it choose you? As in, have you ever gone somewhere for the first time and felt like you were FROM there? Or… have you ever gone back home and felt like you

Where is home?

Do you choose where you live or does it choose you? As in, have you ever gone somewhere for the first time and felt like you were FROM there? Or… have you ever gone back home and felt like you

You’re 9 months and you are awesome.

You are the personification of a favorite moment, a favorite meal, a favorite love story. I wish the whole world would go on without us for just a little bit and we could slow this down and I could soak

You’re 9 months and you are awesome.

You are the personification of a favorite moment, a favorite meal, a favorite love story. I wish the whole world would go on without us for just a little bit and we could slow this down and I could soak