The last day of school is filled with so much hope of the summer days ahead. School is over, 3 months of fun in the sun, lounging at the lake or around the pool, popsicles, the ice cream truck, lemonade, sleeping in, sleeveless shirts, no shoes, fireflies, campfires, s’mores, and endless days with family and … Continue reading Summertime Blues
Today on the morning of our 6th wedding anniversary I woke up looking fresh as a daisy, overlooking the ocean, eating breakfast in bed, sipping on a mimosa, listening to soothing sounds of the outdoors. Or maybe I was looking like I hadn't showered in 3 days, overlooking a pile of laundry, eating a cocoa … Continue reading A letter to my husband
Follow-through (n): the continuing of an action or task to its conclusion. Or in mom-words, a fucking nightmare. It comes out of nowhere, but one day you wake up and your child is a little too smart for his/her own good. They suddenly think they OWN us. And let's be honest, they do. We've spent … Continue reading Follow-through is a bitch.
7 steps to throwing the surprise 40th he really wants
It was today...three years ago...I remember it like it was yesterday. My phone rang and it was my sister, the time was 7:14am and I knew why she was calling. I knew it was over, I knew you were gone. I stopped breathing and my brain stopped thinking and I hit my knees and all … Continue reading 3 years later…