Happy birthday to my mom

My mom is a blessing. I don’t know if there will ever be enough words to express my love and my gratitude for all that she is and all that she does. She helps me and my family in ways that mean so much. We can make each other laugh and cry, and sometimes both … More Happy birthday to my mom

Happy 7th birthday, Little Bird

Happy birthday, Little Bird! I hope your day is everything you hope for, full of friends and laughter, costumes and nail polish, fun and good times. I hope you make memories that you can take with you. I love you very much and wish you only happiness. I want you to remember that we are … More Happy 7th birthday, Little Bird

On this day 7 years ago…

On this day, seven years ago I was getting ready for my appointment at the hospital. Nerves were high, mostly due to a combination of fear and excitement. The day was here. D and I were going to be parents. I packed a small suitcase, with everything that was ever put on a “hospital bag” … More On this day 7 years ago…

Flowers, Cake, Family & Courage

What a weekend! While I often wish I had (a few) extra days after a weekend; going back to work after a long weekend is really hard. Especially, when the weekend was so amazing! Flowers… Saturday was Valentine’s day, and we spent most of it tackling the set-up of our new spare bedroom-slash-office, I also … More Flowers, Cake, Family & Courage

Happy 4th birthday, Little Mouse!

My birthday wish for you…. My Little Mouse. You keep me on my toes, challenge me in ways your big sister never did. Where she was more easy going, you fight us; such as at dinner time and when it was time to clean up. You would be perfectly content with rice and chocolate for … More Happy 4th birthday, Little Mouse!