Photo by Kelli Tungay on Unsplash We need to leave the house for Kindergarten Orientation in an hour. That moment that everyone talks about when they come to visit you in the hospital after giving birth has arrived. People peek into your hospital room and look at you, soft and cracked open, eyes red and … Continue reading Back To School
I’ve been a mom for almost six years now. Six years and three kids. I don’t think there’s a conversion chart for “number of years mothering to lunches prepared” but it seems to me like there should be. It would be nice to quantify those years somehow without having to actually apply my math … Continue reading Feed Their Belly Feed Their Heart
His cry woke me. It was ten minutes before my alarm was scheduled to sound but there it was, my son’s voice, crying to be heard. I gathered him up out of his bed and gave him what he wanted, food and comfort all at once. I blinked the sleep from my eyes and they … Continue reading Dawn
This last week, an article I wrote was featured on MOPS International's blog, hellodearest.com. This was originally published in their quarterly magazine and has been in the hands of the amazing MOPS Mama's for a few weeks now, but here it is for your screen viewing pleasure! Head on over to hellodearest.com and have a … Continue reading This Week, I’m over at “Hello, Dearest”
Welcome! I'm so glad that you stopped by! Grab a cup of coffee, take a look around, and let's get to know each other! Feel free to head on over to my personal blog, whilewemother.com or snag a copy of my newest book,Where Our Stories Leave Us! I hope that you find encouragement, inspiration, and joy … Continue reading Well, hello there!