Appreciate and Smile

We have had our share of natural disasters this year in the USA: wildfires, hurricanes, floods and more. My heart goes out to the families that have suffered losses this year. We often don’t take a moment to appreciate all that we have until it has depreciated or is gone. While I normally like … Read more about Appreciate and Smile

Better Than Nothing

Two weeks ago, I ended up taking my two kids with me for my massage. No, that was not the original plan, but my husband had a work commitment that popped up suddenly. Since we did not have any last-minute childcare options, I had two choices: forfeit my massage or take the kids with me. Since … Read more about Better Than Nothing

Taking It All In

Thanks to everyone who has reached out with well wishes. Maxim (that nickname seems to be sticking for now) and I are both doing well. He is healthy and happy, and Tessa is adjusting well to big sisterhood. Maxim’s arrival has encouraged me to enjoy this time at home, notice the spring flowers … Read more about Taking It All In