Here's to almost no sleep for a week. Here's to early morning hockey game drives. Here's to restlessness and excitement. Here's to seeing new friends, exchanging gifts with them, and having play dates with each others' kids. Here's to an amazing meal with the family, and baking cookies for Santa. Here's to stockings of PJs… Continue reading Holiday Wrap-up
I came across this post today and felt that it was so good that I had to briefly break my blogging hiatus to share it. My stepmom has been an amazing part of my life. I don't know how life would have turned out without her. And I know she had a plethora of struggles… Continue reading Stepmomming
Please pardon this disruption as I will be taking a blogging hiatus for the holidays. I'll get you back to your regularly scheduled programming after I've spent ample time with family ❤️ Thanks for your understanding and patience!
Parts of this past weekend were rough. At some points I wished that I could bring myself to participate in the idea of Nacho Parenting. I just can't. With kids, you have to take a lot of things at face value and sometimes get more information before forming an opinion or jumping the gun. My… Continue reading Christmas Conundrums
How do we fall into autopilot? And is it such a bad thing? Every morning I smile. I either open my eyes and see the love of my life or I hug him a little tighter, happy that we're able to be close. When he gets out of bed to have a shower, I sprawl… Continue reading Habits and Rituals
I'd like to think that I'm at a point beyond anger, but I'm not yet, and that's okay. Sometimes you need to just turn around and walk away. Or sail. Or fly. Or whatever. Sometimes you need to just say "You know what? I'm done here." Then once you make that decision, sometimes it takes a… Continue reading Sailing Away