10 Ways Running A Marathon is Like Motherhood.

First, I've only run one full marathon. This picture was taken at the finish of the 2007 Colorado Marathon. I'm the short one (which is strange, since I'm 5'10"!). Second, I've only had one child. He's 9 months old. So, I can't really qualify myself as an expert at either thing--marathons or mommying. However, I … Continue reading 10 Ways Running A Marathon is Like Motherhood.

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The Weight of Motherhood.

Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Ours was rough with a teething boy, but we managed to sneak away to Boulder for a short "hike" & some gorgeous fall color. Also, I am honored to be a guest blogger at Denver Natural Mom! You can check it out The Weight of Motherhood here if … Continue reading The Weight of Motherhood.

Happy International Babywearing Week!

When I was pregnant, I imagined all the time what life would be like with a sweet little baby in my arms. I envisioned how sweet life would be, and the things we would do together. I imagined how motherhood would look, and I wanted to look like so many of the pictures I had … Continue reading Happy International Babywearing Week!

The Scary Side of Motherhood.

Look at me. Smiling in this picture. Smiling in every picture I post. Smiling in all the words I write. Bliss. Motherhood is pure, heart expanding gladness. I have never known love like this before. I can't count the amount of time I've spent staring at this child with a beautiful ache in my chest.  … Continue reading The Scary Side of Motherhood.