Balance

Writer’s Block

When people ask me, I often say I am a mom blogger, because I certainly started out that way. Most of what I wrote about were things Dex was up to, in order to help me remember them.As he grew, I pulled back to protect…

Being 43.

Saturday was my birthday and in some ways it amuses me that I turned 43. Many people are shocked at that fact - until they see me when I first wake up, wrinkles and puffy eyes in full force.I loved my 30's, so I wasn't…

Spring Break Flip Flops

For whatever reason, we didn't put Dex into camp for Spring Break this year and decided to just wing it. I mean, we have this new, wild and crazy lifestyle of working from home, right? We can make this work, right?Enter friends of his, and…

Eariversary

Two years ago, I was in Austin - like many people are right now, for SXSW.Except I was in the hospital, with a massive life-threatening ear infection and the doctors were deciding if I needed surgery of not.When I say the words "life-threatening" in connection…

Goal For Spring: More Nature Photography

I have been taking almost as many photos as I normally do, just more music photography and less of my surroundings - especially less flowers and nature. I told Bryan last week I need to carve time out for myself this Spring and Summer to…

New Year, New Job, New Outlook

Happy 2013!I feel like we are really in the thick of it now, since Dex when back to school today and Bryan started his new job yesterday.Yes, you read that right: Bryan... New... Job.It's an amazing opportunity that combines all his talents in marketing, tech,…

An Absolute Joy

I know I will jinx myself the minute I hit publish, but I really feel like I must document this period in Declan's life. Eight was nice, nine was lovely - but 10? It has been an absolute joy.Sure, my kid is not perfect, and…
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