It’s been a while since I’ve done a post about what’s been going on lately. So, here goes. This is a long, random one! If you follow my instastories, you will have seen a lot of this before. We lost our little dog, Dakota on Labor Day. She was 15 years old and we’d had… Read More Life Lately
Are you familiar with Game of Thrones? or GOT as us nerds call it? Well, just in case you aren’t, let me give you a very brief synopsis relative to what I want to share today. Daenerys Targaryen, the rightful queen of the Seven Kingdoms has been in exile in Westeros her entire life. Her… Read More Is He Ruggedly Handsome?
I wrote this at 1:30 am while feeding Charlie Mac the other night. I wonder if this is going to turn into my new writing time for awhile?! I have worked really hard with all the kids to get them on a schedule as soon as possible. Having predictable feed times and eventually predictable nap… Read More Schedule: A Day in the Life of a Newborn
One day last week all of the big kids were at their grandparents houses. Luke and I were so tired that I asked my mom to come over and hang with C-Mac so that we could get some rest between feedings. After a much needed nap, I walked into the living room and my mom… Read More Newborns: Best Of
I probably only have a minute to write before someone needs something. Here is a little about our first week with Charlie Mac. I recently read Mark Manson’s book, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*uck. Based on the title and the brief description, I wasn’t too sure about this book but I had… Read More Our First Week with Charlie Mac
Here is the story of how Teya Foley’s daughter, Cadence came into the world. I connected with Teya through the Mommy Soul Tribe and we have become easy friends, despite our very large geographical distance. Teya hosts a website called And So She Thought, that is focused on supporting women from all walks of life. Her… Read More Birth Story: The Emergence of My Sunshine
Friday was our last day of school. The year has flown by. As always, some of the days crept by so slowly but here we are 9 months later and all I can think is how quickly it’s passed. This has been a year of growth both academically and socially for the boys. It was… Read More Endings and Beginnings
I’ve had some tough days lately and I know that I need to be better about starting my day more intentionally. There are too many unknown variables in my life to enable me to count on a good start. If I want a good start, I have to make it happen. My kids could wake… Read More Starting The Day Intentionally