Used Love.

When the #metoo movement was in full force, I read the stories, I felt for all that had one, and I was so grateful that I didn’t have a story of my own, a pain or a hurt to share. But i was wrong. I just didn’t realize I had any, because I never felt […]

I see you.

I see you Momma. I see you struggling, I see it in your eyes. But you’re holding back the tears I see you trying, trying your very best. Yet you still don’t feel it’s good enough. I see you figuring out how to balance motherhood, being a partner & finding yourself amongst the long nights, […]

Functioning.

How do you acknowledge something that you’ve always felt or gone through, but you’ve never thought it serious enough to claim it? That’s been me & depression. I’ve always known I had some form of it, but since it’s never been the ‘clinical’ stereotypical definition of it, I just suffered in silence. Sure, I’ve shared enough […]

Enough

I am enough, because I show up. I am enough, because I apologize when I’ve done wrong. I am enough, because I forgive. I am enough, because I love even when it’s hard to. I am enough, because I try. I am enough because I do my best. I am enough, because I do enough. […]

Balance 

Just when I feel like I have all aspects of life fairly balanced, the teeter-taughter becomes heavier on one side, and things  are out of whack.  If I’m on top of the house chores, then my soul is frustrated with always cleaning. If I give the kids 100% of my attention all day, then the […]