Great Expectations {Birth & other things}

It could be said of me that I set incredibly unrealistic expectations as my norm. It's kind of my way of life. Miraculously, it works out sometimes. But... A lot of times I end up completely overwhelmed because.. I. just. can't. do. it. ALL. Perfect example? I said I would write about all the vaccines… Continue reading Great Expectations {Birth & other things}

Lyrics for my soul

{After I wrote the title of this post, I have to admit I thought of the cheesy 90's book series: "Chicken Soup for the Soul." Hopefully this post will not be that.} My sweet husband has been learning new songs on the guitar from a list we've both been making {okay, at least I've been… Continue reading Lyrics for my soul

Thanksgiving Part 4

Taking a moment today to be thankful. I am so, so thankful for: 39. Reading Proverbs with my husband this morning. 40. Drinking kombucha with ladies in my living room last night. 41. Being comfortable in my skin with people this week. (Both those at Mama Circle & the ones in my living room last… Continue reading Thanksgiving Part 4

Rhythm of our Lives

I think if I could choose a soundtrack to my life, it would be a blend of Alexi Murdoch, Iron & Wine, and of course, The Beatles. Tonight, we were watching what is perhaps my favourite film of all time, "Away We Go." There's a scene where the female lead, 'Verona,' is singing her niece… Continue reading Rhythm of our Lives

Things I love (in addition to my husband).

25 RANDOM things I enjoy about life (in addition to my husband) in honor of being married for 25 days. Not in order of importance, but rather, in the order that I thought of them. Tracking packages online. Seriously, I will check it a couple of times per day if I can... If I'm eagerly… Continue reading Things I love (in addition to my husband).