My two favorite guys. This being a mama thing — I’m not sure there’s anything better. Ro’s been walking with someone holding his hand for a while now, but he started officially walking (like really walking without help) last Friday. Just woke up, sat him down in the play room, and I turned around to find … More snapshots
The sun is peaking through the window while I’m drinking my morning tea and my heart is full. That stubborn impatience has waned and lately I’ve been filled with a sense of gratitude. I ran for the first time this weekend in probably close to two weeks and it was as if my head … More Happy Tuesday!
patient –able to accept or tolerate delays, problems or suffering without becoming annoyed or anxious. After weeks of thinking it, I had to finally sit down this morning and admit it to myself : I’m having a difficult time being patient–both in daily tasks and toward the future. I’d like to blame it on lack of … More Being patient
J and I have a tradition of making intentions for the new year, which I shared in my last post. When we were sitting down on New Year’s Eve, writing our lists, I kept returning to these two aspirations: (1) be more positive, and (2) be more consistent. So with that in mind, I started a new … More A New Morning Ritual
Happy 2015! We rang in the new year at home, taking time to reflect on 2014 and set intentions for the new year. It was a quiet evening, and we didn’t make it to midnight. We knew better than to attempt that with a baby who would be up early either way. Overall, 2014 was a good … More A New Year
In the last year and a half, I’ve hit almost every single life milestone: I graduated from college, I moved in with a boyfriend; I got my first out-of-school job; I quit said job; I got engaged; I had a baby; and not so long ago, I got married. Wooh. As someone who doesn’t particularly … More 24 thoughts on my 24th birthday
I’ve really been absent from this space lately, but it’s not because I don’t think about it. I love the idea of having a place where I can write about our days and the lessons I’m learning because writing has always helped me process. And I love the power of the written word. Even long after … More Hi, December.