At 38 Weeks and 3 days pregnant I am quite happy to say that our baby's room is finally DONE! With a little less than two weeks to go I was really starting to (unnecessarily) worry that we wouldn't have everything done before Baby arrived home but my husband Jon did all he could to appease his hormonal wife and did an amazing job in the process.Read More
I admit it, being preggers has not led me to be my most creative self, at least not when it comes to writing or keeping up with this blog, but it has inspired me in other ways and while my shower was a couple weeks ago, I thought I'd document it on here and share some of the "magical" fun we had.Read More
It's been quite a while since I last posted on here, and with good reason: My husband and I are expecting!! Since the moment I found out, I was ecstatic and wondered how it might change my blog posts. Will I be inspired to write the most beautiful and thought intense posts about my soon to be mommy-hood? Will I write love letters to my soon to be son or daughter? Will I suddenly be full of creation?? The answer was a resounding no. The only thing I was full of, for almost 3 months was sickness and exhaustion like I've never known.Read More
Ever get a cold and you wonder, “How did I get this? I wasn’t around anybody sick, I eat right, rest, keep warm, etc.”? Well, sometimes when I get to feel melancholy, it’s the same way. I wonder, “Where did I get this sadness?” I wasn’t around anyone grieving or sick. There were no sad movies or such. Am I just reflecting on the past because I’m getting older or am I looking back at what could have been? Should I have taken those rougher, harder roads?
These “moods” aren’t often (thankfully) but they are very real and when I have a cold or the flu, I think of how I take for granted being healthy. When I get blue, sad, reflective, I think, what does “happy” really feel like? I guess I take for granted the feeling of not being very sad or morose.Read More