• Life lessons

    by  • August 20, 2014

    Inspired by two powerful posts I read this week, both in response to the events in Ferguson, MO – Manic Pixie Dream Mama’s, A mother’s white privilege, and Janee Woods’, 12 things white people can do now because Ferguson. Please take time to read them both and then even more time to reflect on...

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    Numbers

    by  • June 24, 2014

    298 – days spent living in Puerto Rico 6 – days left until I return to Denver 8(ish) – beaches that have been within a 10-minute drive of our house 10 – sailing lessons the boys had (más o menos) 90 – baby sea turtles we watched safely get to sea 3 – forms...

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    Happy birthday to them.

    by  • March 18, 2014

    Today marks the 366th day since delivering two healthy boys to their parents – the first day of their second year. The journey to the birth was as adventurous as the journey I’ve had since (which is saying a lot, considering we now live in another country). There are so many reasons why I’m...

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    Just like that…

    by  • October 10, 2013

    There are certain milestones as a parent that feel more like leaps than steps in your child’s growth. For me, having my youngest turn six is one of those. He’s only a day older than he was at five, but, just like that, we no longer have any five-year-olds. It makes it feel like...

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