Last weekend my son, my mother and I spent the day enjoying the beautiful sunshine. Despite the fact that it was the middle of January, it felt like spring. My son loves the outdoors. I enjoy being outside, when the weather is nice, but my son would live outside if Keep reading…you know you want to!
Dear Sis, A little over four years ago you became an auntie. You were so excited to take the role of the cool auntie. You planned to be there for your nephew when he needed a break from me, or I needed a break from him. You planned Keep reading…you know you want to!
I co-parent with my son’s father. Although, this wasn’t exactly the same idea of co-parenting that I had in my head when I first came to terms things were ending between us. Actually, this is nothing like I had planned. I envisioned us basically sharing the role of parenting that we Keep reading…you know you want to!
This past weekend my family and I ventured up to Apple Hill. What an absolutely beautiful day it was. Apple Hill is a unique small town community of apple orchards in the Camino, California area. We spent the day visiting the various orchards, tasting sweet treats, picking apples Keep reading…you know you want to!
It had been a long day. One of those days when everything everyone said or did worked the heck out of my nerves. My house was a mess, I still had 2 homework assignments I needed to turn in by midnight and my son was jumping off the walls, literally. Keep reading…you know you want to!
I kissed my son goodbye and hugged my girlfriend, thanking her for stepping in last minute to watch my son. As I walked out to my car I realized that my friend and I had only really seen each during exchanges like this lately. It’s funny how in college our Keep reading…you know you want to!
You know what’s funny about when you have kids? When you have kids, you get to see a direct reflection of yourself. Children have this way of simplifying situations while simultaneously causing chaos. It is a beautiful chaos, not right in that moment but you will see the beauty of Keep reading…you know you want to!
I tell you there is nothing like your momma. There is nothing like having that person in your corner ready to jump in, no questions asked. That person who believes in you and your strength but is also always there when you have a moment of weakness. That’s my mom. She Keep reading…you know you want to!