Pitaya Bowl Love

It’s been four months since I have had an uninterrupted night’s sleep.  You expect these sort of inconveniences with the arrival of a new baby, but that doesn’t mean you are prepared for them.  Even the second time around.  By four months, the lack of sleep is really starting to take a toll on me,Continue reading “Pitaya Bowl Love”

Why I Cried on the First Day of School (And it Wasn’t Because I Missed Him)

Spoiler: I was late. I have looked forward to this day for years, and that is not an overstatement. Today was the culmination of nearly five years of long, lonely days, where I was never actually by myself.  The two extremes were, well, extreme.  Not to say I don’t love motherhood.  (I always feel likeContinue reading “Why I Cried on the First Day of School (And it Wasn’t Because I Missed Him)”