Way back when I was hugely pregnant with my firstborn her father played on a softball league. Being the dutiful wife that I was I often hauled my pregnant self to the fields and watched them all run in circles and cheered when the other … Continue reading “Can’t Get Right”
This year myself and 4861584 other people on social media are noting the freedom to not rest in the circumstantial happiness of Mother's Day. In years past (mostly years in which I had not yet become a mother) I remember church services in which each … Continue reading Mothers Day to you
"The road of sorrow is the road to heaven, but there are wells of refreshing water all along the route" Spurgeon This quote said to me by a dear friend has run through my mind many, many times since I first heard it sometime in … Continue reading Six years
Beck woke about an hour ago, crawling into my bed and snuggling to my side. He is breathing heavy/croupy and his little nose is running; I'm not able to sleep until I feel confident that this is where symptoms will end for the night. Thank … Continue reading Middle of the night
I have to share this. Many who read this know my Beck (and Linley) in our day to day...but some of you don't and this is what you are missing out on. I cannot tell you how full of joy this boy fills me with. … Continue reading Dinner with Beck
Fact: sometimes my snuggly, protective and kind little boy hauls off and slugs a classmate. He looses a star and potentially the long awaited, weekly treasure box treat and there are tears and sadness and in the midst of all this...sometimes I want to laugh. … Continue reading Parenting: I know nothing.
*I began writing this while in the clinic with Beck on Friday and am just completing it tonight so there's a little snippet into how well I juggle life these days* Currently I am curled up in a super uncomfortable hospital gurney with Beck. He … Continue reading