that our souls alone are safe.
A place where we can stay,
and watch the world go by,
and we’ll stand alone in time
Owen had to go back to the hospital after…
Too many things held dear.
“There has to be more” on one hand,
“Keep your head above water” on the other.
Surprise, another post about motherhood. Even when I try to write…
of all the ways I could be better
in my mind
As if I could earn God’s favour, given time
Back when I was still agonizing over figuring out my Enneagram type,…
when I needed it most
This blurry photograph is proof—
Of what I’m not sure
but it feels like truth
Last month our realtor invited us to a “family fun at the zoo”…
For I have never known completeness
like being here.
Here is true peace.
Here my heart knows calm.
It’s a beautiful summer here, home with my boys, taking it easy, visiting & having…
I was four days past my due date and feeling so impatient and done with pregnancy! On Tuesday the 11th, I went to the midwife appointment I didn’t think…
You and I will meet again
And you’ll be here in my arms
Pregnancy insomnia— because growing a human inside one’s body isn’t hard enough.
So I was happy to discover…
aka, my first ten weeks of breastfeeding
“Colette, look down.”
Three pushes from the end and I was already crying uncontrollably at the mere overwhelming thought of seeing my son for…
I don’t like rollercoasters. I remember one time at the Stampede as a kid, my mom wanted to ride a rollercoaster but my brother wasn’t tall enough. My dad…