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Infertility and Baby #2

I close my eyes and feel our cozy bed envelope my tired body. A long, gray day in The Mitten makes my bones feel chilled to the core. I have been waiting to be able to crawl back into bed since my alarm went off bright and early this morning. Not that I was wishing […]

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Our Rookie Year

I remember it so vividly. It’s about 10pm and I am standing over my 3 week old baby’s bassinet. I am frozen. I have just laid him down, he’s fast asleep and I can’t make a decision. I can’t decide if I should turn on the rocker to the bassinet or let it be still. While […]

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My Journey to the Mommy Club: The Best Laid Plans

I open my eyeholes and look at the clock expecting it to be 6:00 am. 2:17am. “UGH. Time, you are a dummy.” I roll over and will myself back to sleep. I wake up again, surely it’s time. 3:23 am, I lay there willing myself to go back to sleep. The nurse’s instructions replay in […]

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Wine Weekend 6… A Grape-Smashing Success

Another Wine Weekend is in the books… That’s 6 years of crazy amazing memories. More laughs than we can handle. More wine than one should probably ever consume in a weekend. Wine Weekend is something my brother began six years ago- To read more, click here.

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A Tale of Two Sisters

To all of you women with sisters… My beautiful sister texted me this article and it moved me enough to pass it along through my blog. The bond of sisters is nothing short of amazing and unless you have one you really don’t truly understand the level of awesome. I literally could not have asked for […]

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