Dear SJ

Dear SJ, my sweet son, What an adventure we are about to begin together. I can’t even imagine how I’ll feel when I see your face for the first time. Your time in my belly has been so special and sweet, for me and your dad and your big sister. We are all so excited…

Dear JJ

Dear JJ, My sweet first born, my darling daughter, I have so many feelings about giving you the gift of a sibling next month. While I’m a little sad about losing our sweet time, just you and me, I’m also so sure that the gift of a sibling is one of the greatest gifts I…

Dear postpartum me,

Dear postpartum me, You are beautiful. You are amazing. Your body has done something so remarkable. Pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding – you are a hero. Promise me, promise me, that as you take the next 6 weeks (and beyond) you’ll just enjoy your baby and soak up every moment of newborn goodness. Promise me that you’ll also take…

Becoming myself.

The journey of self discovery that I’ve been on the last year and a half has been many things: painful, beautiful, awakening, but most of all – scary. It’s been a terrifying journey of questioning, tearing down, opening up, laying bare, and feeling alone. There have been many moments of authentic bliss, that fantastic feeling…