One Year

One Year

We made it...Elizabeth is one! Well, Elizabeth WAS one...two weeks ago. I have had this post as a draft since the day before her first birthday and I finally have the time to finish it. And by "have the time" I mean a moment to myself in my hotel room in Austin, TX at 1130pm...oh [...]

Nine Months

Nine Months

Ahhh, back on the blog and it feels so good! I know last post I said I'd be better at this, but I lied. Sorry 'bout that. Life has been a little hectic lately and work has really consumed all my time. I'm finding early mornings before Elizabeth is up is now the best time [...]

The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

The Cast Journal – Weeks 3-6

Hello again! It's been a long three weeks since I've posted anything on the blog...and social media too. Those three weeks have seen: one work trip to Texas, a trip to urgent care, two leg casts, countless long days/nights of work and one family death. It's been a doozy. Let's start from the last time [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 2

The Cast Journal – Week 2

Another week down, friends! This week has been so much easier than the last *praise hands emoji* Elizabeth is navigating around more organically and freely. This has mostly been due to her being relatively pain free. Over the last week she has starting picking up her left leg and waving it around, so that shows [...]

The Cast Journal – Week 1

The Cast Journal – Week 1

We made it one week! *runs around the room with arms in the air and the Rocky theme playing in the background* What a week it has been... If you don't follow me on social media, you probably aren't aware...so, let me catch you up on the haps of this last week! On the 20th [...]

Perceptions

Perceptions

This post was created as a submission to Sakura Bloom's "Sling Diaries, Volume VII" series Perception (noun) -a way of regarding, understanding or interpreting something; a mental impression My Parenthood Interpretation: I never wanted to be a mother. It just didn't appeal to me, at all. I liked my life child-free. I enjoyed doing what [...]

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

Hi friends! I thought I'd do a quick blog post so you can get to know me a little better. Even if we are friends IRL (hip internet lingo), here are ten things you might not know about me. I'm terrified of birds that are larger than my head. I blame watching Alfred Hitchcock's "The [...]