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Tag: reflection

Firecrackers and Wildflowers {A Younger Version of Myself}

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It's so peculiar to see yourself reincarnated in someone else. I learn more about myself by watching all my traits on full display....

If These Walls Could Talk

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The first room we created for a child was our 6-year-old daughter’s nursery. I can still remember that day like it was yesterday. I...

Halftime {Making Sense of the Big 5-0}

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My next birthday is a big one. Like a seriously BIG one. As we age, I think that we begin to reflect on our life....

Perspectives From a Politician’s Daughter

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For as long as I can remember, my stepdad has been a politician. He’s a state legislator and that’s something I’ve always been proud...

Motherhood Perfection

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You know those perfect moms? The ones who tell you pregnancy is such a magical and joyous experience every moment of those nine (or...

Mama: That Title Matters

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Describe yourself without using the word mother. I’ve been instructed to do that before; and for a long time, I couldn’t separate the title...

I Spy with My Little Eye…

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Have you ever played the "I Spy" game with your kiddos? My first grader loved it this summer and my 3-year-old easily picked it...

Don’t Poke the Bear

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Don't poke the bear. I recently said this to my 6-year-old and he didn't get it, so I had to explain that when a bear...

I’ve Never Planned a Pregnancy

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I’ve never planned a pregnancy. I will very soon have three kids. Not a one was planned, and yet being a mom is all I...

The Littlest Joys

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Today, as my girls ran out the door headed to their school's picture day, I breathed a sigh of relief. They were leaving happy,...

Things I Swore I’d Never Do

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If I could go back in time and talk smack to only one person, it would probably be me - before kids. I’d march...

No Risk Factors {Breast Cancer Awareness Month}

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Hello October! It's the month of pumpkin everything, fall leaves, black cats, spooky costumes - and the month of pink ribbons. Pink ribbons on...

In Defense of Karen

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Oh, Karen. We know 'em and love 'em and joke about 'em. We've all got a Karen in two in our families, in our workplace, and...

I’m Grateful for My Awkward Phase

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A video has recently been making the rounds on various forms of social media contrasting pre-teens in the late ‘90s with pre-teens in 2020....