Practical Magic.

I've never been a big fan of scary movies. On Halloween night, I usually prefer to stay at home and pass out candy while watching movies. My favorite is Practical Magic.  It's one of my favorite movies--not just for Halloween night. I love this movie for any night. Truth. I do have a minor obsession … Continue reading Practical Magic.

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.

Censoring Motherhood. Protecting Our Children. Loving Ourselves.

Have y'all heard about the Fourth Trimester Bodies Project? It's beautiful. !!! This is a screen shot of a regram of their deleted Instagram account. Their account keeps getting removed. You know what doesn't? This sickness. I'll save you the screen shots of his account. If you click on the link, do it when your … Continue reading Censoring Motherhood. Protecting Our Children. Loving Ourselves.

What Does It All Mean?

You guys! The coolest thing just happened. And I'm one of those people. The kind who think that things don't just happen. Maybe it's because I was an English major and have been trained to look for the symbolism and theme in everything. Or maybe it's because I believe in God, in the Universe, in … Continue reading What Does It All Mean?

Dear Someone

  A certain someone recently told me, "Don't take this the wrong way, but your belly looks bigger now than it did right after you had him." It had been a long day. Who am I kidding. It's been a long 4-almost-5 months. Motherhood is the most beautiful, amazing miracle I have ever experienced, but … Continue reading Dear Someone