river and blair hug 1 year

Celebrating My Rebirth-day

1 year ago today I had my son. And I don't think it was just chance that River was born just two days after my birthday. My water broke the night of my thirtieth year, beginning my initiation into a new life. Nearly 365 days ago, my life looked completely different. I was just a few hours away from giving birth to a beautiful ... read more

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