And Now I’m 32

This has been a weird week. I’ve cried a few times. I’ve laughed loudly and hard. I’ve tried to take care of my loved ones. And I’ve gotten frustrated and taken that out on my loved ones. I’ve been tired and lazy and productive. I’ve wondered ‘Why me?!’ and also looked at the changing trees…

Two Years Old

M turned two on Saturday and I’m still trying to recover from the shock. Time has always been a thief, but it’s strange to see time personified in my little human. She was once a little squishy cute potato with two or three solid skills (eat, sleep, poop) and now she’s an incredible, complex, talking,…

Another Year Wiser

October is an introspective month for me. On Sunday I turned 31. Today marks 14 years with Kyle. Most of the time I feel pretty young at heart, but also feel like I’ve collected some worldly knowledge during my 3 decades on Earth. The first 18 years are essentially spent learning school subjects. In college…

Oh, What A Year

The whole country (& world) shut down around K’s birthday last year. March 12th was our last meal in a restaurant. Sunday night suppers at my grandparents’ house stopped, mindless Target wandering was no longer ok, and spending time at home with our 3 month old became our only entertainment for a while. Running a…

To My Little Love

Sweet Moo Baby… today is your last day being ZERO. Last year I knew we’d be meeting you soon. We had a scheduled induction on December 4th at 8am… but at 2am you decided to start things yourself. Now that we know you, I completely understand. You’re a headstrong, determined, do-it-yourself little spirit. I love…