She points to the picture on my desktop and exclaims “that’s me!” I am not sure how I now have two talking, walking humans capable of so many emotions under my wing. Or how I am going to survive the next five years when the first have been such a challenge already. My four-and-a-half year… Continue reading Big. Heavy. Sigh.
Facing only strong emotions at times, I find it hard to put them into words. But I always feel better when I do. They are thoughts that need released, just like any other emotion. I have decided that this year I would write more, even if I didn’t know what to say. And lately I… Continue reading Release
I have successfully weaned my 24 month old, as I said I would. I am completely overwhelmed with the feeling of freedom that I have, I forgot what it’s like not having to share your body with anyone! What’s nice about weaning a toddler is that they know what you are talking about, so when… Continue reading Weaned!
“We also celebrate New Year’s, a call to reflect on the past, appreciate the present, and dream our future. This is truly the time of the year to go inside and ripen in our womanly wisdom before stepping out into the world again.” -Sarah Avant Stover (The Way of the Happy Woman) Right now, what… Continue reading Reflecting, Appreciating, Dreaming
What are you plans for the New Year? Are they to be better organized, to lose weight, to create healthy boundaries? I’m feeling a little more ‘grown up’ as this year closes, and another one begins. Perhaps its because I’m a little more independent now, maybe because I’ve been a mom for nearly five years… Continue reading Welcoming a New Year!
I have to say, I definitely over-did it on sucking all I could out of the Christmas season this year. And when it is over, I think that my hormones must plummet and I want nothing to do with it anymore. Get that tree out! Put that elf away! Turn that music OFF! Please, let me… Continue reading Our Christmas and other Ramblings
Where to begin? Blogging used to be such a great release for me in so many ways, I miss it so much. Lately I’ve had the hardest time keeping up with…well, pretty much everything! And the things that I want to keep up with most usually are on the back burner because I either can’t… Continue reading Life Lately