Life With Them

May 15, 2013

Tonight, we went out to dinner to celebrate N.C.’s very successful Purge show–months of work that has a good amount of sales is always worth celebrating. When we walked into the restaurant, they had a musician (or 2? I never got a good look) who was playing, and the vibe was relaxed and happy and […]

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Becoming and Being a Mom

May 12, 2013

When I had Jackson, I became a mother. He MADE me a mother. I have grown as his mom, and will continue to grow as his mom, and I am so, so thankful that I get the chance to mother him, and learn from him, and love him. But my mom spent my lifetime teaching […]

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Shared History

May 10, 2013

Today was a good day, and then it was a bad day, and then it was an annoying day, and then it was a boring day, and then it was an annoying day again, and then it was a busy day, and then it was the end of the day. Thank goodness. The best part […]

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August 18, 2012

I come from a long line of strong women, on both sides of my family. I sometimes feel like I’ll never live up to the women who came before me, so large do they loom in my mind. I can only hope that whatever it is that makes them amazing and strong has, in some […]

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The Way My Family Appears in My Head

January 4, 2012

I have been waiting, and waiting, and WAITING to share this post with you! (Calm down, I’m not pregnant). One of the things I’ve wanted to do for a while now is to take some real, honest to goodness family photos. We never have pics with all three of us in them. We rarely have […]

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