Joy

It has taken me living in a hotel with two kids for nearly 6 weeks to grasp the fact that at any given moment I have about 39 people I can let down. With my life so full of chaos there’s been nothing even close to resembling a normal routine, much less one where I […]

Food for Thought

Let’s start with some humor before the serious, shall we? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNPLuSx_06U Funny, no? Relatable, yes? How about this one? http://www.minglingofsouls.com/videos/what-if-my-spouse-let-himself-or-herself-go/ I’m a wreck over that video. Over the fact that it’s just so true. Over the simplicity of it. And over it’s honesty. I am that video and my husband is not the one who […]

Respect

Respect is subjective as far as I can tell based off the interactions I have so frequently with my husband. Apparently sighs and eye rolls do not convey love to my spouse. For the life of me I can’t figure out why. What I intend for them to mean is that I’m frustrated, not that […]

That mom

“I’m so glad you’re my friend.” As soon as my daughter happily spoke the words to some girl at the playground whose name neither she or I could ever remember, I cringed. “Friend? She’s not your friend. As a matter of fact, she’s kind of rude.”  was my internal response. I’m a 28 year old who […]