A crazy, beautiful journey

  Newborn, infant and toddler. Prior to having Boogie, those words were interchangeable to me. There really couldn't be that much difference between the stages, right? Wrong! I can now relate the changes to the stages of a sunrise. Newborn is like the darkness right before dawn; you know that things are about to change,…

Nostalgia

  I find myself becoming more nostalgic as we get further into May. I can't believe that Boogie will be a year old next month. It seems like we just brought him home from the hospital. I remember being so nervous on the first ride home. Would we be able to handle it? With the…

Reflections 4.24.17

  Yesterday was a rough day, and after putting a very fussy Boogie today, I quickly followed suit.   I don't know if he's teething or just needed a little extra comfort, but he was a bit of a terror. I could scarcely be out of his line of sight without him screaming and crying. Needless…

Reflections 4.20.17

I love the rain, always have; it just has such a cleansing effect. I love when the clouds begin to turn gray and you can just smell the rain coming. Today was a rainy day, and tomorrow is expected to be the same. This is wonderful, as we need the moisture after experiencing a very…

Reflections 4.17.17

Boundaries have been on my mind a lot today. How important it is to have them, and how important it is to respect others. Unfortunately, some people don't respect boundaries and it leads to conflict. One has to know when to say no, otherwise they run the risk of being taken advantage of. I'm not…

Reflections 4.15.17

Today was a good day. Work didn’t actually feel like work, and that’s a good thing, right? I’m mentally preparing myself for tomorrow, and hoping that the sermon will be balm to my grieving soul. Boogie had a good day with hubby, and is slowly realizing that he has more room to roam, so that…