Essays, Faith, Mental Health, Personal

Me vs. Me (& My Inner Critic)

Ok friends. I'm about to get real honest and vulnerable with you guys about something I have been working through lately. We all have that inner critic in our heads right? Well, lately, mine has been giving me a run for my money. Let's call her ...Alice. (I apologize if your name is Alice, I… Continue reading Me vs. Me (& My Inner Critic)

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Essays, Mental Health, Motherhood, New Mom, Personal, Self-Care

Mother’s Day: Sometimes this day just hurts

Mother's day is hard! For those of us who are lucky enough to have our little ones in our arms in the present day, Mother's day can be amazing!! But for those of us who are still waiting; who are losing hope; who have lost all hope -- Mother's Day Sucks!

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Christmas in September

It's starting to get pretty cold here in in the north.  Temperatures that, in the spring, would be deemed warm and t-shirt appropriate are now cold and sweater necessary for the fall months rolling in. (*sidenote: Birkenstocks are suitable footwear regardless of either season, just in case you were wondering). As I leave the house… Continue reading Christmas in September

Essays, Mental Health, Motherhood, New Mom

Just Not Today

I had a thought today --I don't know who I am as a mother, and that scares me.  I always thought that motherhood was going to be the most amazing life change ever! A life change that I have been waiting and praying for.  A life change that I believed to be so important, that I… Continue reading Just Not Today