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At Least We Tried: Weekend Recap

At Least We Tried: Weekend Recap

So much blind ambition. So many kids. So much regret. This weekend was an exercise in parenting resilience. On Friday morning I took Asher to meet some…

The Trouble with Toddlerhood (in Real Time)

The Trouble with Toddlerhood (in Real Time)

Asher, my two and a half year old, is currently upstairs in the loft. He is supposed to be napping, but this week he became an official…

Ignoring the Signs of Stress & Anxiety

Ignoring the Signs of Stress & Anxiety

After I managed to bounce back from my first period of intense anxiety, I thought I was home free. I beat it, it’s gone, let’s all move…

My Word for 2018

My Word for 2018

Hi party people! Happy 2018! That was a doozy, huh?? With all the extras added to our schedule over the holiday season, including hosting Christmas morning for…

Staying Sane Through the Holidays

Staying Sane Through the Holidays

Twinkly lights. Hot chocolate. Little kids dressed in bed sheets pretending to be Mary and Joseph. Ugly sweaters. It’s a magical time of year. Also? Waiting in…

Giving Tuesday + Thanksgiving Recap

Giving Tuesday + Thanksgiving Recap

Annnnd I’m back. Happy Tuesday, friends! I hope you had a gluttonous Thanksgiving with triple helpings of sweet potato casserole. Thanksgiving We spent Wednesday through Saturday with…

Natalie

Hi! I am so glad you stopped by. I am a writer, wife and frequently overwhelmed momma to two young kids. This site is about my own experiences with anxiety and depression and explores ways that we can work toward finding ourselves after having children.