The Heart of a Mother
12 May 2018
This quote is one of my favorites on motherhood, because it speaks so deeply to me. I love how it points out the heart of the mother of being the most important, the most beautiful. Let's face it—our brains and our bodies may suffer at the cost of our children, but our hearts? They are beaten, stretched, and caressed into beautiful things.
When You Can't See the Beautiful
26 Oct 2017
Beautiful mess. Beautiful sacrifice. I've called motherhood a lot of beautiful things. Even through the hardest days and the roughest moments, I strive to see the beautiful, capture the beautiful, and write about the beautiful.
Big Sister Snapshot
02 Oct 2017
Rosie is nearly two and half, a professional big sister, and the sassiest human that I know.
When a mom's heart expands, there's growing pains. And I'd like to put the emphasis on 'pains' part. Because in every way that a mother's or father's love is beautiful and joyous, it's equally difficult and straining.
What's in a Name?
14 Aug 2017
Baby names are one of my most favorite things. They're like tattoos -- there's no right or wrong choice, they're personal, and, well, they're permanent.