Here you'll find current musings, as well as the archives from two blogs of yesteryear: YoungMarriedMom and What I Learned While Writing a Novel. Please comment and share. We love well when we are in conversation with one another.
For more than ten years, I’ve been getting the same line when I’m at the grocery store with one of my kids: “Enjoy this time; they grow up so fast.” When it was my oldest in the cart, I sometimes got angry because these seasoned, and I’m sure well-intentioned parents didn’t see the tantrum I’d […]
It’s been a while since my last Best Thing About Being a Mom post. This week I have a new one: Footie pajamas. I love footie pajamas. I love buying them, washing them, folding them, packing them for trips, unpacking them at destinations, and most of all, I love dressing my little boy in them. […]
The other day, a friend asked me what the best thing about being a mom was. When I tried to answer, I came up with one joy, one surprise after another, each more fun than the last. And I realized that the things I thought were the best now weren’t so at other points over […]