family

let it go

no, i’m not quoting the goosebump-inducing disney movie, i’m quoting a bit of wisdom from my pal e.e.cummings: i remembered this poem right when i needed it most. when i felt completely misunderstood, ignored, hurt, disrespected, and betrayed by someone i expected to treat me better. someone i thought was sensitive and compassionate. someone i […]

One in Eight

One in eight couples struggle with infertility. I had no idea.  I’m sorry to say that my husband and I are one of those couples. We didn’t want to be. We thought, like most couples do, that when we were ready to have a child, things would happen as they should. But they didn’t. And […]

the center

this is me. happy. overflowing with gratitude and love. laughing because, why not? this year has just begun and i’ve already put my ‘one little word’ to the test. more than once. and i am certain this will be the rule and not the exception. still, laughter seems to come easy when there’s so much […]

the luckiest

my people.  my family.  i am the luckiest girl to have them in my life.  i’m thankful for them every day, but christmas always calls me to put my gratitude into words. r.h.s. my love.  my sweetest laughter.  my fellow traveler. thank you for sharing with me the love of my lifetime. i can’t imagine my days […]

she’s here!

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