Tag: musings

have love for everyone

Right after my baby was born I felt this enormous amount of love for him, my husband, and everyone around. I remember going to the grocery store once he was a few weeks old. I saw an older lady shopping in my same aisle and I remember thinking, “that’s someone’s baby right there. She’s grown up now but she was…

live in the now

The other night we were on a drive and we started to talk about doing things in the moment. To be more specific, if there’s a cool stop on a long drive… stop and see what the cool stop is. Too many times I’ve noticed that I put things off and I never end up stopping at those cool stops…

bald and beautiful

In July a good friend of mine shaved her head because she always wanted to. I wanted to shave mine too, so I did. I’m glad she had the courage to do it because I might not have if I didn’t see how great she looked. A few weeks before, I had just gotten my hair cut, I had a…

thoughts on birth

Lately I’ve been reflecting on birth and how wonderful it is. Labor and delivery of a new babe is one of those moments where everyone around feels so alive. Mamas especially. It’s this incredible moment when you get to hold your baby for the first time and you have this rush of endorphins, it’s just so magical. I think this…