Dear Baby | A Letter to My Boy Six Months In

Dear Baby, Here I am, six months in, staring at you. Your eyes find mine, and that toothless smile of yours starts to stretch wide. You have arm rolls and a round belly and a head full of hair. Some days you look a lot like me. But on most days, you look just like your daddy.  I kind of feel like we’re best friends now. We spend a lot…. Read more

Mind Ready Monday: Life is Long

Welcome to part two of Mind Ready Monday: a weekly write up meant to boost your mindset. This week’s mantra doesn’t make a whole lot of sense on the surface. Life is long?! Typically, we can all agree life is short— time is flying, and that terrifies me. For the sake of our sanity, however, let’s look at things from another perspective for a minute: life is long. It’s something my…. Read more

Loving the Process over the Plan

If only we all had a crystal ball. The planner in me would love it. I’ve told you before, spontaneity is not my thing. So, perhaps it won’t surprise you I had once wished a psychic could lay out my relationship for me. My now-husband and I met as college teens and spent much of our relationship on different ends of the country. My mind would wander with uncertainty. Where…. Read more