Thanks, But I Didn’t Ask

Why is it that the second your first child leaves your womb, there’s a line of people out the door ready to bombard you with unsolicited advice?

Dear Daughter: You Are Strong

It’s been very obvious since the day you were born that you would continue this family trend of strength, and while it makes me proud it also makes me nervous.

Embracing this New Body of Mine

I’ve come to realize I’ll always have that little pooch where she grew for nine beautiful months and my boobs will never defy gravity again.

All of Her Firsts are All of My Lasts

I cried when she walked for the first time. And cried every time I thought about it for the following week. She’s getting big so fast…and each first is the last time.