May 10, 2016

rocco

Five. Five always feels official. Four felt like I could cheat and call you a toddler still. But five doesn’t work that way. Five means Kindergarten and all kinds of bigger kidness calling.

I finally understand why moms baby their babies. It’s hard to see them grow. You don’t look at milestones as firsts. You look at them as lasts.

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May 9, 2016

mothering

Did I ever tell you I wanted to be a nun?

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The Most Important Thing You Could Do Today

 

I don’t want to be bossy or anything, but here is the most important thing to do today . . .

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May 3, 2016

modern home tour

Here’s what I’m la la loving this week . . .

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May 2, 2016

monday

Do you ever feel like Mondays can be schizophrenic?

One Monday you knock things out and the next Monday you feel knocked out before Monday begins? Some Mondays you feel energized and other’s you feel dead on arrival. This Monday is a start. Another Monday feels like an end (even, if only to a great weekend).

I wonder why some days, or even weeks, are just like that? I wonder what kind of Monday you are finding yourself in today? I can’t remember last Monday exactly, but all of last week . . . .

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