Good News and Bad News

“I can’t wait for 2020 to be over.” “2021 is going to be the ultimate fresh start!” I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard these expressions, or expressions like them. 2020 has been quite the year for all of us. The world seems like it’s falling apart. As I’ve thought a lot aboutContinue reading “Good News and Bad News”

The Day I Became a Mother

Two years ago today, I woke up early. I had had a sneaking suspicion for a couple of days that I might be pregnant, and this was the day I was going to take the test, just to make sure that I wasn’t before we left for vacation two days later. I didn’t tell myContinue reading “The Day I Became a Mother”

Green Tea and Pop-Tarts

It’s been a busy week settling into our new home; there hasn’t been much time to just sit down and let my mind rest. I love writing, but the thought of sitting down this afternoon to write a blog post for the world to read was actually nauseating. My current thoughts are probably best leftContinue reading “Green Tea and Pop-Tarts”

My Safe Haven

I hate moving. I hate uprooting from everything that feels familiar and comfortable to seemingly start all over again. When we made the decision to move from Utah to Tennessee, I dreaded almost every aspect of it. I dreaded the packing, I dreaded the cross country road trip with a baby and two hamsters, andContinue reading “My Safe Haven”