River smiling

Life in the final stage of labor

I've been thinking a lot about how social media shapes our perception of what someone's life is like and what they're experiencing. And in all honesty, I wonder how much of what we share is based in actual truth and reality. I know what I share on social media is about 55% truth right now. My experience with postpartum ... read more

black hills storm house

A heartfelt thanks + a time for rebuilding

Thank you.  I wish I could visit each and every one of you and give you the biggest hug ever and let you know in person how much your positive and warm influence in the past few weeks has uplifted my spirit. Without the love, kind thoughts, words, actions, muffins, Cadbury mini egg blondie bars, prayers, pho, massage, rose ... read more