Ollie is two weeks old today. Well, she was two weeks old on Wednesday (just in case I don’t get this posted on time.) The last week has had its ups and downs and I feel like so much has changed. At some point last week (my days are really starting to run together) we… Continue reading Second Week Thoughts
Well…it has been a mind-altering, exhausting, yet wonderful week at our house. Olivia was born on December 28, 2016 at 4:32 PM. Today my post will be a way for me to record all of my thoughts on the last week, including the story of her birth, her homecoming, and how parenting feels so far.… Continue reading Ollie JujuBee – 1 Week
Today as I am listening to the rain outside while I enjoy my first cup of coffee since April. Coincidentally it has been that long since my last blog post as well. Maybe coffee fuels this blog, maybe it was something else… It is no longer a secret to our friends and family, but I… Continue reading Where Has the Time Gone?
Today was the last “official” day of spring break. I am extremely blessed to be working for a school district that gives its students and teachers a two week spring break. It has been quite nice. It seems like every time I have a break from school C.J. and I plan something major and time… Continue reading Spring Break Wrap-Up
All our lives, we are instinctively, and often unconsciously, taught that life is structured around a ticking time clock and a checklist. I believe this begins at a very early age. As children, we are pushed to begin crawling around a certain age, interacting with others is another check off the box, and potty training… Continue reading Guest Post: Finding Your Own Box