Suffice to say, I have done an awful job of updating this summer. Been all sorts of distracted — but mostly in the best sorts of ways. Long, drawn out lunches with the girls, jibber-jabbering with the smallest Bird, lazy mornings watching the first sunbeams sneak into the room and choosing to stay both in pajamas and under the ceiling…… Continue reading Ohana.
Dear Carter, On a chilly morning this December, you, my littlest bird, woke up and were decidedly 12 months old. I tried to best prepare my mind for that fateful Wednesday, but it shook me awake: you are one, you are one, you are one, the world said. You have become so many things in…… Continue reading Carter Bird is ONE.
Today, I’m feeling maladjusted to this new phase of my life. I planned for it, worked for it, and now that it’s here, it feels like a sneak attack. Today was odd and beautiful. It was just the type of day that you wake up late to a missed call and text from a best friend.…… Continue reading Doesn’t anybody stay in one place anymore?