While we were at Disney, I got a call from my doctor that my recent physical’s blood test results showed that I was completely healthy – no signs of anemia. . That may not sound like a big deal, but after YEARS of being anemic – in my teenage years through adulthood – to the […]
Mamas, can you relate? When I snapped this picture of myself holding my Shakeology this morning for my online accountability groups at school drop off, I was kind of shocked at how exhausted I looked. . Do you have those mornings where you think to yourself: When did I start looking like THAT? . But […]
I have to admit that after Jessa was diagnosed with Lyme disease, I really didn’t want to be in our backyard anymore. It made me so angry that a tiny bug the size of pen point could wreak havoc on my daughter’s body. And more that that, have the nerve to do it right in […]
Here are some things no one told me about approaching 40 — You need quiet time and space. You’ve spent years rushing time – yearning to hit milestones, putting things into place that create a so called life. You’ve filled space with friends and laughter and tears and children and family and things collected from […]
Last night, I had such a special conversation with Jac at bedtime. I was telling him I had to head downstairs to lead a call for my team, and he asked me why I had to work at night. I told him that I work because I enjoy it and because I love helping people, […]
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Dear Big Brother, You are three years old now, and I just can’t believe it. I have clear memories of being three, and it is amazing to me that my beautiful, beloved boy and firstborn child is now of an age that I can remember being. This last year was a big one for you […]
Dear Little Sister, Although part of me is amazed that you are now officially a one year old, I also feel like you’ve been one for quite a while. Since you were a newborn, and even through your beautiful birthing process, it’s been clear to me that you have an inborn wisdom and confidence in […]
This is the post I’ve been mentally writing since my second baby’s birth!
Mama’s poem for her baby girl