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Motherhood has been a journey, not a destination

Updated: 2015-01-09T10:03:48-08:00


Moving On Up


Hi. Still reading? Wow. I am changing things up. I am starting a new blog. It will be about Parenting after IF, books, dealing with grief, and life. It is called Pages, Stages, and Rages. Hope to see you there.



I am mommy. I am the maker of rules. Handed down like Moses. “No, you may not have a chocolate—it is almost time for dinner.” “It’s bedtime.” “If you do that one more time with the toy, mommy will take...

Thirteen about loss


My mom just died and I am still reeling. Here are 13 about loss. 1) It is still so surreal to know I can't speak to her. To think that she isn't there. 2) It hurts to hear the pain...

My mother


My mother died the day after my last post. It is so hard to write those words. I can still hardly believe it. There was the funeral, which was awful. The gravesite which was worse. My father crying in the...

My mother is dying


There. I said it. It's more than "not doing well." It's more than "the cancer has spread." She is dying. There is nothing I can do about it. I saw her yesterday and she couldn't speak. Her eyes tracked me...

Thirteen things I hate about being a grown-up


When you become a parent, whether it is via birth or adoption, no matter how old you are you have to face that you are now "the grown-up". This has been one of the harder parts of my transition. Here...

Lotus Five


In all of this I didn't get to gush. For those reading this who are still in a bad IF place--go. Find something wonderful and healing and fun to do. This is not the right post for you. Read further...

Upside down


So, Last Wednesday I was walking into my office my mind on what I would post later for a Thursday Thirteen. My boss called me into her office, and I, thinking that it was about my bonus/raise thought nothing of...

Is this thing still on?


Yeah, it is me. I took a break. She needed my time, my attention and I didn't have much energy for anything else. Now I'm starting to want to share again. To break out again and talk about what's going...

To My daughter


To my daughter, my sweet girl. Tomorrow it will be a week that we are home from China. I watch you sleeping and awake. You try to figure out what is going on now. You've taken so much in stride,...