Mother’s Day

“Sometimes when you pick up your child you can feel the map of your own bones beneath your hands, or smell the scent of your skin in the nape of his neck. This is the most extraordinary thing about motherhood – finding a piece of yourself separate and apart that all the same you could […]

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On our Anniversary

My Dear Husband, Seven years ago today, we chose each other. We promised to learn and grow together through good times and bad; to love each other, respect each other, and support each other as long as we live. We’ve done a lot these seven years. I earned a college degree. You earned a college […]

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wood and daisies (5 years)

The traditional fifth year anniversary flower is the daisy. Fitting for us, as we used all daisies at our wedding five years ago this March. To celebrate five years, we started our morning off right at Lucile’s Creole Cafe, followed by window shopping – and a purchase at the Boulder Bookstore – on Pearl Street. […]

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a birth story

We were driving to meet a local farmer for coffee when my first labor contraction hit. It was 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, October 30th. It definitely felt different than the Braxton Hicks I’d been experiencing for over two months, but I brushed it off. My due date was still two weeks away, and everyone knows […]

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A PICTURE of someone I miss

Day 01 – A picture of yourself with fifteen facts. Day 02 – A picture of you and the person you have been close with for the longest. Day 03 – A picture of the cast from your favorite show. Day 04 – A picture of your night. Day 05 – A picture of your […]

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