Letting Go of the Mommy Mantra

"You just don't get it. " How many of us as mothers or just as people in general have said or felt this way at least once? The danger of the Mommy Mantra focused on the fact that others don't understand your journey is the isolation of it all.

Quotes to Love By

I am a sucker for great quotes. When I was in high school and college I used to keep a journal with quotes that I found. Here are fourteen of my favorite to celebrate this February 14th!

Humanity Unplugged

We live in a world in which we are constantly connected to everything around us but we have become disconnected from each other. We live in a society in which it is acceptable to live life withdrawn from or avoiding relationships. We must make connections a priority and find a balance between looking in and out by looking around.

Finding Your Skin

Some days the idea of climbing out of your own skin doesn't sound so bad.  We all have had a moment when we didn't feel comfortable in our own skin. There can be even be days we feel trapped by it. 

Whoa Baby! Here Comes Sadie!

I recently had a sweet friend from college who talked to me about taking some pictures for her and her family expecting their newest addition in a couple months. I thought sure, what the heck! Great experience, right? But friends I take pictures of food, places, and my kid. I've never taken pictures that someone wants to frame except for family who love me regardless. Here goes!