Birthday flowers from my girlfriend I am 8 days into my 44th year. I intended to write a post on my birthday … but I couldn’t. I have always been moved to write and find that when I force myself it usually becomes an episode of me sitting in a chair bouncing up every 5 […]
Yesterday when Jackson came home from school we had a rare few moments to ourselves. He chatted about his day – telling me funny stories and anecdotes about his new teachers for this tri. He’s not usually this talkative – so I was enjoying every minute. Eric and I often laugh at how often our […]
I have spent a lot of time in the last week working on putting my phone down, looking the boys in the eye when we are chatting, to be more present.
This morning as Aiden sat sleepily eating his breakfast at the counter, I was curled up in a chair next to the fire in the kitchen chatting with him.
Momma and As Aiden: “I’m getting made fun of about my temper” Hmm … words any momma hates to hear “I’m getting made fun of”. Aiden sent me this text yesterday while at […]
Coop at 5 Coop at 17 I have never been the mom who celebrates when Labor Day draws near and Staples starts running a perpetual stream of “Back to School” ads. You know, the ones where the parents are dancing, singing and celebrating the beginning of the school year? I mourn the end of summer […]