Have Faith

Married to Addiction: Jericho’s Walls

It was the morning after, and with bleary eyes he hugged me tightly and said, “It must be so hard to love me.” “No,” I lamented softly. “It’s so easy. And that’s what makes bearing this so hard.” We were on year three or four of the cycle. The cycle of calm, security and intimacy… Continue reading Married to Addiction: Jericho’s Walls

Have Faith · Infertility · Motherhood

Where Our Babies Come From: Rd. 3

We have been overwhelmed with the well wishes following our news that we’re expecting baby #3! Frankly, I needed to announce it so it would start to feel more real to me. I still can’t quite believe that I’m pregnant. With a human baby. Unlike our first 2 babies, this little bean was a total… Continue reading Where Our Babies Come From: Rd. 3

Tastes + Treats

A “Lidl” Crush

Guys… shhhh… don’t tell Aldi. But, there’s some competition for my heart. Enter: Lidl. It’s liiiike Ikea meets Harris Teeter meets Costco meets Aldi. And it’s good. Really good. Maybe not better, but change is nice sometimes. The closest Aldi is 8 minutes from me, and the closest Lidl is 25 minutes, so although geographically,… Continue reading A “Lidl” Crush

Motherhood · Tastes + Treats

Zucchini Chia Pancakes

On my best days, I tend to picture myself as an Oscar winning Reese Witherspoon… glowing and ethereal in my gown and thanking those who helped me reach the pinnacle of success. On my worst days, I picture myself a shade above an umbrella wielding, bald Britney Spears. Most days, I settle for any celeb… Continue reading Zucchini Chia Pancakes