When Love Isn’t Enough

A postpartum journey memoir  Love is the axis of human existence.  Love is strength, it is weakness, it is security & vulnerability. Love brings peace, it’s started wars; it drives good people to sin & sinners to repent. Love is wild, unpredictable, incredible, undeniable. A life well-loved is a life well-lived; or so the sayingContinue reading “When Love Isn’t Enough”

Your Body on a Cross-Country Flight – WITH KIDS

I get restless staying in the same place for too long.  I need to explore, eat great food, hear new languages & lounge on exotic beaches. I need to travel. We made a conscience decision to have kids before pets because, well, when was the last time you saw a “no babies, please” sign inContinue reading “Your Body on a Cross-Country Flight – WITH KIDS”

Stop Telling Me to Enjoy This Stage

Sometimes, after it rains, the smell of the air transports me to a sweet, sticky summer night in the Midwest. I can almost taste the smoldering of a charcoal grill, and feel freshly cut grass under my bare feet. I close my eyes and still see fireflies dancing, and a deck full of faces thatContinue reading “Stop Telling Me to Enjoy This Stage”