My due date was St-Paddy’s day, March 17th, 2017 but it was the week of March 6th when I knew she was coming soon, possibly within days. The entire pregnancy, I had been relying on my gut feelings on a lot of things. Sometimes in the craziness of pregnancy, that’s all I had to hold… Continue reading Juliet Belle’s Birth Story Part 1
The other night when I wrote my previous post, it was completely spontaneous and probably one the most Cathartic writing sessions I have had in a long, long time. I felt like I unloaded and after writing, my mind felt clearer and my chest less heavy. It felt really good and it felt like what… Continue reading The power of words: Affirmations I
Our only family photo from our very rainy beach weekend. There is a lot behind this photo and I want to tell you about it. (This started as an Instagram post…and then it wouldn’t fit) # I’m going to be very honest and authentic in this post. This 3 night getaway was extremely challenging. Pre-babies,… Continue reading Our only family photo on vacation
Hello out there! So. It has been 6 months since my last post. Eek. Life has been crazy. Life has been beautiful. Life has been life-changing. I have wanted nothing more than to have the energy and time to write; write anything, anywhere!l – My blog, a notebook, a scrap piece of paper other than… Continue reading 6 Months
Dear John Fredrick, Today is Friday and we had a fairly normal, uneventful day. You were a sleepyhead and woke up past 9, and as usual wanted to just nurse and lay in bed for over half an hour before I was able to somewhat bribe you with the promise of Sesame Street downstairs. We… Continue reading I was going to put you down but…
Yes, I’m still here! I think of writing a blog post every day. I have ideas and creative bursts of what I want to write about. I have mounds of pictures stocked up on my phone and on my computer from the past two months, since I last posted. I have content beyond belief. Halloween,… Continue reading When Reality Overwhelms
It’s nearly the end of September and dude…it’s beyond HOT here in South Carolina. My Canadian cold-bloodedness (probably paired with the cooking bun in the oven) is just dying for some cool weather, sweaters, leggings and wearing something other than my Birkenstocks, and Lord knows how much I love my Birkenstocks. I am almost afraid… Continue reading Bring on the pumpkins! Fall Fest at Johnson Farms.