I want to tell you a story. Every word of it is true, although it feels so transcendent, so beyond my own capabilities here on earth, that I have spent this week contemplating how it could have been possible. First, you must know about an amazing woman who came into my life. When I was … More Miraculous – A Mother’s Transcendent Love
I am so delighted to have been nominated for a Liebster award by a fellow blogger! The Liebster award is open to new bloggers that have been blogging for under two years and have less than 1K followers. It is a wonderful honor that encourages newbies, like myself, by introducing them to a wider audience, … More I’ve Been Nominated for the Liebster Award!
Have you ever found yourself caught up in the mess that is motherhood? It is as though every where you turn there is another disaster to clean up, another heart to be mended, and before you know it, you’ve reached your max for stress and exhaustion. Today I have the honor to be featured at Little … More Little Things Can Do Big Things – Guest Post
The weight of growing, and birthing, and nurturing, and giving, and working, and caring, and loving, and raising — I can’t carry it all. There is no place within me left to hold it all in. I am teetering on an edge and I feel that I am about to slip down into the canyon lying in wait below me, anticipating my fall, eager to mock me and my failure. … More Letting Go
I’ve been waiting for a few months now, wondering if I am going to have the privilege to keep on living. It is like being suspended, dangling over an abyss of fire, when you are waiting to hear whether or not your body has been invaded by the C-word. … More The Day I Learned I Get To Live
I found myself vulnerable and a bit afraid in my doctor’s office today. As we discussed plans for my health, I was unable to focus on the context of the conversation, and fixated on a certain phrase which was frequently repeated: “In young women we would do xyz, yet, as women get older, we tend … More Thirty
Today I had an important conversation with my six year old. While brushing his hair, he turned to me and said, “You know, I’m going to make this one of my life goals for this year.” Life goals? We have been talking about goal setting all week! We painted a collage of intentions! Had this … More Living Inspired (and Not Just Exhausted)