Category Archives: Life Lessons

It’s funny how life puts you in these situations. Sunday morning I found myself out on a walk with my kiddos and Banana. I love to let the kids take the lead on our walks. It gives me a chance to experience life as a kid again by just following them and doing whatever feels […]

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“You know the best thing about a rough day, buddy?” I said to him as he laid down next to me for our nightly snuggle chat. “They end. And tomorrow we get to wake up to a beautiful sunrise and start over again.” How did we get here? The day started like every other day […]

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Sometimes, when darkness descends on my house and my husband is snoring peacefully, I imagine that one of my children died. I pull the covers tighter and picture coming upon one of them, cold and motionless. I imagine the hard metal that would spread through my belly. I hear the choking sobs.  Sometimes, I get […]

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Decisions have terrified me. Part fear of missing out, part I don’t know what the heck I’m doing, part what if I make the wrong choice…I would try to look at each decision and see all the possible outcomes, feel out all the consequences and come to a decision that feels right. This takes me […]

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“Mom, you should probably get up. It’s after 8. Lia’s playing Legos in the living room and I just woke up. Ava’s still asleep,” Max said to me. I was certain that Josh was up making breakfast. Or that maybe it was actually Saturday. And then I realized, “oh crap! It’s Wednesday!” Every Wednesday morning, […]

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