Motherhood Category


the strive

I’m in one of those yearning seasons lately. Wanting to see the more in life through the 1:00am nursing, the menu planning and the time-out battles. I don’t have an office. I don’t have a team of project managers reporting to me. I don’t ‘take lunch’. Heck, I don’t even pee with the door closed…. Read more »


the one that loves company

I ran 8.5 miles yesterday. True story. It was probably my worst run pace-wise (14 min miles, what?), but I still freaking did it. DanO and the boys dropped me off at the lake in our neighborhood, then I ran across two suburbs to my in-law’s house where the boys were waiting to congratulate me…. Read more »


of sleep and love

You know those mornings when you are so tired you don’t think you’ll be able to get out of bed? Yesterday was one of those for me. You know what helps in that situation? Bringing your boys in bed with you (and some books too, of course). I love them so much my heart hurts.