All I’ve wanted to tell people over the past month is to grow the eff up, put on your big girl panties and show up for your life. It’s a fire that was lit in me by one of the fathers in my life. Commit or be killed. Man up or shut up. Be a… Continue reading Why I don’t show up
I had never made a cheesecake before I set foot in Bellingham. If I am being 100% honest, cheesecakes aren’t my favorite. I mean, yes I can crush a Cheesecake Factory cheesecake, but the thought of mixing together that much cream cheese didn’t sound appetizing. Enter my friend Joanna. Joanna can’t eat a handful of… Continue reading The Recipe Series: Community Cheesecake
I’ve been talking a lot these days about being whole. I speak to my wholeness on an almost daily basis. Most of the time it’s easy. But also, there are times when it’s not. There are times when it’s easier to cry or run or let whatever is pounding at the door come in. I am… Continue reading I haven’t always been this whole.
I’ve been avoiding writing these words for two hours.Actually, scratch that, I’ve been avoiding writing these words for at least a month. Before I went to Spain back in the spring of 2014 I wrote a two part blog series about why I wasn’t going to get married. It came down to the fact that… Continue reading I am not actually single.
To the tiny human makers, My work wife and I had a rough week(s) and we were talking about so many things and being frustrated and lots of other toddler teacher life issues. And at the end of the conversation it boiled down to this. We (I) love your tiny human. I’ve held a lot… Continue reading To the tiny human makers
I am 31 and have no damn clue what I want to be when I grow up.(And I’ve also discovered I’m way too much of an NF to figure out a tangible life job.) I’ve been in the early childhood world for about ten years and I’ve acquired so many different skills like the ability… Continue reading the long game
I want to post so many disclaimers on this blog. I want you to know that I am not tooting my own horn or think in any way shape or form I have it all together. I do want you to know that I am writing the following blog because I’ve realized in the midst of… Continue reading even living wholeheartedly takes margaritas.