a new thing

a new thing

Almost two years ago and after pushing for longer than expected my incredible OB placed my baby girl into my arms. She was wide awake with perfect skin and I asked the nurses if I could keep her. It was as if instantly all the pains of waiting and labor were forgotten - joy was [...]

comfort and joy

comfort and joy

I have been a news junkie since high school, always choosing to watch the Today Show as I got ready for school. Not much changed through college and as I worked at various jobs post-graduation, always preferring to start my day well informed. These past few months, however, I've been turning the news on less [...]

words are gifts, too

words are gifts, too

I love giving gifts, especially at Christmas time. I love making my list, thinking of the perfect gift for each person, something that I know they'll love and appreciate. I love wrapping each present with pretty paper and bows adorned with far too much glitter and attaching a little card to up the ante. My [...]