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To my Sweet Boys… Growing up, I always thought that I would be a girl mom. I was raised with girl cousins and a little sister. While there were boys in our family, we were never super close, so I knew next to nothing about the ins and outs of being around boys. Aside from […]

Family, Motherhood

April 2, 2013

It’s a Big World

Dear Noah, It’s been a while since mommy wrote a letter to you here on her blog. Mostly because I’ve been doing better about keeping up with my hand-written journal; so I write notes and memos and things that I want you to remember and know there. But, you have a very big day coming […]

Family, Motherhood, Random Things

November 6, 2012

Dear Big Brother

Dear Noah, Today is the day Birthday Boy! Today you are three years old. I spent a better part of this week trying my hardest to figure out where the years have gone so far. It seems like just yesterday I was in that delivery room impatiently awaiting your arrival. You have changed our lives […]

Family, Motherhood, Random Things, Uncategorized

October 26, 2011


How many of you know someone who has battled Alzheimer’s? Back in the early 2000’s (can’t remember which year specifically), my grandmother, the one I referred to dearly as “Maw” was diagnosed with the disease. It started slowly, but progressed faster and faster until eventually there was nothing left of the person that she once […]

Family, Lifestyle, Marriage, Motherhood

August 30, 2011

Should I Forget…

Dear Noah, Two months, kiddo. That’s how long it will be before you turn three years old. Two very short months. (A little less than) Eight weeks. That’s all. This month has been one of adjustments for the two of us. Mommy started working pretty much full time from home, and you are having to […]

Family, Motherhood, Random Things

August 29, 2011

A Letter for August

Today, I’m so excited to have Kathryn @ Our Tiny Big Life guest posting for me! I initially met Kathryn through her photography linkups and posts (the girls got some mad skill, by the way), but was drawn in by her writing and her style with words. I’m sure you guys will see what I’m […]

Random Things

August 9, 2011

Life Letters | Guest Post by Kathryn

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