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  • balance-is-bullshit
    Motherhood, Musings

    Why I’ve Decided that Balance is Bullshit

    Can you recall a time in which you suddenly realized you were relentlessly trying to shove a square peg into a round hole? I’m sure you can – we’ve all been there. Remember that moment of clarity when you stopped and thought, “what am I…

  • happy birthday dad
    Musings

    To My Dad In Heaven, Happy Birthday

    It has been 6 months and 8 days since my dad left this world for a new one.   Today would have been his 55th birthday, to which I would have told him that he was an old man, now closer to 60 than 50.…

  • feel like a terrible mother
    Motherhood

    Sometimes I Feel Like a Terrible Mother

    I know I don’t stand alone in this feeling. The feeling of intense overwhelm, impatience, discouragement, and sometimes just pure and utter defeat. The honest truth is, sometimes, I just feel like a terrible mother.   I’m not saying that to hear a scripted reply…

  • Musings

    The Meaning Behind “Feathered”

    – gradually then suddenly – Creating a blog has been on my mind for what feels like forever. Since I can remember, I’ve always loved to write. I’ve always expressed myself better through the written word and there is something comforting about taking a pen…