I'm forgetting what's lost and focusing on what's left to be found.
Truth: my body is not latex and it did not snap back.
This week a friend of mine mentioned that I don’t have any selfies on my Instagram page...so I posted one today!
Aliyah is six months old today! Today I had to take her to work with me for a few hours and of course I got to thinking...
Can my new year start like tomorrow? I fell asleep on the couch with my teething child last night, I have a pile of unfinished work that was supposed to be done Thursday and I haven't shaved my legs since like last year (please just laugh). I chose to do laundry over my first morning run, … Continue reading First Things Come First
It's Christmas! It's been four years since I've spent this holiday with my family. I worked last year and the year before that AND this year happens to be my baby girl's first Christmas. Needless to say, there are so many things that have made this day incredibly special this year.
It’s been almost two months since my angel came into this world. Life with her has been different, to say the least. It’s beautiful, but if I’m honest with you, there are days when simply getting through is the goal and beauty is far from a possibility. Believe it or not, there are days when … Continue reading Friendly Neighborhood Walmart Lady
"Ready..one, two, three, four..." Jelani's counting tensed as the big moment drew near. Those 11 hours in the hospital were nothing compared to the 38 weeks of waiting. We thought, we dreamed, we imagined what our precious girl would look like, talk like, act like. And the anticipation multiplied with each deep, strained breath. I could feel … Continue reading Aliyah Nichole
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