The Mama Chronicles: Part 2

Potty training.  That’s a phase of children that I never look forward to.  There are books telling us how to potty train our kids in 3 days.  Apparently, my kids missed that memo because neither of them have fallen for it.  With our son, Brixton, he pretty much decided that it seemed fun at first,…

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Respect costs nothing.

Yesterday I encountered a situation that left a mark on me.  My first meeting with a new individual, through a mutual friend, proved to me that decency goes a long way and ignorance can ruin any moment.  My friends and family will attest to the fact that I can be outspoken, harsh, and sometimes annoying,…

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The Love Letter.

Every relationship begins with a story.  Some begin with love at first sight, while others grow over time.  Our story is one of unplanned meeting-falling quickly-loving hard.  Our marriage has been one adventure after another.  I’d love to say that every one has been fun, but that wouldn’t be true.  Every situation has been a learning…

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The Mama Chronicles: Part 1

You know those days when you wake in the morning with your day planned.. ?  Then you remember that you have kids; ones who have a different idea of what you should be doing with yourself and time.  Well, that’s me.  Every day.  I can almost guarantee that if I make a plan, it won’t happen…

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Old soul.

For as long as I can remember, I have never felt that I was born at the right time. As if being born in a different era would have been more suitable for me. Now, I’m not speaking on past lives or anything such as that, but as if my soul was much older than…

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