Kimberly, you must have noticed that I needed some help. Because of a flight delay, we had all been waiting at Gate 15B much longer than we had anticipated. A 1-year-old and a 3-year-old who had already exhausted much of their snacks and bag of tricks still had a 3 1/2 hour flight ahead of them. … [Read more...] about right when i was about to break, you stepped in
Sometimes, I am able to get out of my little world and truly SEE things. To see the heart issue behind a moment of disobedience. To hear what Lane is actually needing from me in a moment of venting about work. To catch an unhealthy thought and throw it out before it can take root. To be grateful … [Read more...] about i am more.
* Family is everything. Really, truly. They are the people that might aggravate you the most at times, but also the people who cheer you on, get you, and journey through every season of life with you. For better or for worse, this is who you get. Make it count. Talk, create memories, and fight … [Read more...] about 30 things i’ve learned in 30 years
It's the end of a long day. I am tired. We're sitting at the dinner table, I'm sipping wine that I poured at 4:59 pm. I'm maxed out, unable to hold much of a conversation. Before I know it, I feel tears trickle down my cheeks. That's just how my body handles stress, it always has; tears … [Read more...] about The Mommy Wars: I am Both.