Silence Is Golden, My Friends

Mar 4, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 2

These last few days have been… lets say… interesting. I’ve been sick for over a month. It started off with a nasty sore throat followed by an unbelievable head cold my girls brought home from school. Then, instead of getting over it like the rest of my family, I got the sinus infectionRead more …

Lessons from my Littles

Feb 17, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

  Last week was trying… I mean, really trying. I was sick, like… I felt like I couldn’t get of the couch, sick. And when Momma says she literally feels like she can’t take care of anyone, you know it’s bad. Because this is what we Momma’s do, right? WeRead more …

I Love You… No Matter What

Feb 8, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 19

  We all tell our littles we love them. If your house is anything like mine, its repeated over and over and over again. We love to say, “I love you.” My girls are seven and five, and they say I love you constantly. It sometimes becomes a habit, doesn’t it?Read more …

I Am.

Feb 1, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

I am _____. I can complete that sentence in countless ways. We all label ourselves. We are human and it’s a necessary part of society, right? We use it to express our thoughts, our emotions, our talents, our occupation, our roles… who we perceive we are. How would you finish this sentence? IRead more …

Momma, I Want to be a Bucket Filler

Jan 25, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 3

One day, my younger daughter, Halle, came home from school and said, “Momma, I want to be a bucket filler!” In Kindergarten, they learned that everyone walks around carrying an invisible bucket. Bucket filling is when you use words or actions to show you care about someone. To be kind andRead more …

Holding on to the Littleness

Jan 15, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

I am holding on to his littleness with all that I have. There’s just something about knowing this is your last baby… your last baby. One morning last summer, Luke woke up early for a bottle. And even though his eyelids were heavy, he refused to go back in his crib. So I brought himRead more …

My Journey Into Motherhood

Jan 4, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 9

I had always known that one day I wanted little hands tugging at my shirt shouting, “Mommy! Mommy!” I loved being pregnant, but my journey into motherhood began with morning, day, and night sickness. I’m not going to lie, it was rough. The smell of, well… pretty much anything was more thanRead more …