Dear Baby | But I Had Plans

As I prepare to welcome our rainbow angel, I felt overwhelmingly called to share a letter I wrote to the baby we lost after we miscarried last year, early into our second trimester. A part of sharing this is for me, as a means of healing before I give birth. and another part is for you. For every mother who has suffered the same kind of pain — you are…. Read more

My Pregnancy Story | Full Hearts, Full Everything for Baby Two

I am filled with infinite amounts of gratitude to share that we are expecting our second child! Currently, I am about 17 weeks pregnant and (thankfully) nearing the end of nausea! Here’s what I shared on Instagram, in case you missed it… Our earth angel is due 1.1.21! Full hearts, full everything. A gift of light after the rain. Already deeply in love. We are happy, happy, happy! We would…. Read more

Dear Baby | Two Years of Magic

Dear baby,  You are TWO today! Wow, I am so proud to be yours. You, my sweet boy, are really beginning to grow into YOU — you’re wild, eager, and fast. You’re aware, compassionate, and happy. And sometimes your stubbornness over wanting that second chocolate chip cookie or an extra minute with the hose reminds me of the innocence that is toddlerhood. Your happiness is fueled by life moments I…. Read more

Dear 2018 | My Best Year Ever

Dear 2018, You changed me. You made me laugh and you made me cry. You made me proud and you made me scared. You gave me superhero powers that I never knew I had. You also reminded me that even superheroes need to sleep sometimes. This was by far my most transformative year of my life, and it opened my eyes, my heart, and my mind to lenses I could…. Read more

My Earliest Lessons in Motherhood | Happy Mother’s Day

Today marks my second mother’s day as a mama to Ev, but in a special way it still feels like a first for me. This time last year, my boy was just a few weeks old and I my mind was foggy from those early days as a mom. I remember it almost felt strange celebrating mother’s day then, because I hadn’t really settled into my new role yet. This…. Read more