I have a post up on Scary Mommy today that I wrote in December when I was trying desperately to find little blips of joy throughout some chaotic days! Today, I will enjoy my life. Even when I have to rush around getting ready for work and getting kids out the door; packing lunches, signing checks, …

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Sometimes my magic comes in the dark of the night as I stumble and tuck and soothe and repeat. I have caught my magic by it’s tail as I pushed someone higher and higher, ignoring the tempting buzz in my pocket that would take me away. It arrives at times when I’m driving and the …

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If I think back to “Life Before Children” it feels like one of those movie montages where there was a lot of late nights frolicking with friends and smoking stuff out of apples and jumping possibly bare-butted into the ocean, Robb and I doing 12 mile training runs together and then stopping for burritos and …

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Here is my 6-year-old boy. He came home on the bus on Friday, December 14th when 20 other kids didn’t. Isn’t 6 beautiful? So full of life and laughter and hope and trust in the world. My heart is breaking for all the families whose children didn’t come home that day. Innocent babies who were …

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