• On Having Another

    August 9, 2017

    I’m folding laundry as Sam flips through his phone. It’s late and quiet, and we’re both lost in thought. I reach forward to grab another round of shirts and glance at him. “Where are you at on wanting another baby?” I ask it abruptly, because there doesn’t seem to be another way to go about…

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  • Mornings & Motherhood

    January 23, 2017

    Each morning we do just about the same routine. Bella and I wake up around the same time, Char wakes up a few minutes later. I change her while Bella distracts her on the changing table (she hasn’t ever liked her diaper being changed) and we head downstairs. Breakfast varies. I love making hard and…

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  • Elephants 

    January 10, 2017

    I’ve always loved elephants. When Bella was tiny she called them “Mums” because that’s how she made their noise. So when I was pregnant with Kaden, I made his theme everything elephant. Blankets, bins, sheets, clothing – it was all little (mostly) gray elephants.  Now anytime I see them, I think of him.  Today Char…

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  • Almost 

    January 9, 2017

    I almost forgot to write today. It’s 9:42 here as I type this from bed. On my phone. Both girls are asleep. The house is cleaned and ‘tucked in’ as I like to think of it. Sam and I just had our nightly debate of “But is the downstairs heater on and I didn’t touch…

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