My Thanksgiving Feels…

Here I sit almost a year from when I first put my fingers to the keys and began this whole 'writing' thing to see what it was all about.  Ironically, it was the holidays that sparked my writing bug, due to my desperate need to get all the emotions and 'feels' out of my head … Continue reading My Thanksgiving Feels…

Exhausted….

That loaded word.  It circulates through our day and drags us down into the trenches.  It shortens our temper and pulsates our eyes.  Exhaustion. As a mom this word has become my new norm.  It's no longer that weird feeling but the daily feeling.  Almost so that if I actually get a good nights sleep … Continue reading Exhausted….

Good stress is still stress…

anx·i·e·ty aNGˈzīədē/ noun 1 a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. Worry, nervousness, unease about an imminent event. This is my current state of mind, my head space. Ughh, I hate it. So what has placed me into this uneasy zone of dread and … Continue reading Good stress is still stress…

Loneliness Has No Limits

Loneliness is such an isolating feeling.  That's not breaking news, I know.  The word mom and loneliness should be an oxymoron but they do in fact coexist, wrestle and sit at the same table.  For me as a mom, loneliness has many faces.   There is physical loneliness, which I'm happy to admit I actually asked … Continue reading Loneliness Has No Limits

Life’s not fair….He wept

Being a mom is not for the faint of heart.  This job is hard, exhausting and often thankless but I think we can all agree that we would not give up one sleepless night to see these tiny humans grow, flourish and be happy.  The most important lesson I've learned thus far, in just 7 … Continue reading Life’s not fair….He wept