Family Medical Motherhood

The Decision to Dance

About a year ago, I was rushing through the church doors to Amazing Grace School of Performing Arts performance of The Lion King. Tyler was parking the car with 4-month- old Everett, 2 ½ year old Nora on my hip and I ran into…

November 16, 2017

I’m Glad You are Here!

Over the last few months, I have been working to simplify the pieces of our published story and to create a foundation for our continuing story. The website you see today is the organized effort of time, energy and research. It is the product…

November 8, 2017
Family Medical Motherhood

Everyday Miracles

I’m arranging branches for a photo in the afternoon light. I spread a bundle of eucalyptus and pine – a mix of soft green and deep green – against the white of our glass coffee table.  My sweet one year old boy finds his way to the leaves,…

September 18, 2017
Family Medical Motherhood

Soul Battles

This time last year I was 7 weeks pregnant with my son Everett and dealing with both the joy and nausea that can come with new life.…

January 29, 2017
Family Medical Motherhood

Notebooks Full

My work is cut out for me. My belongings are spread out on a table that could easily accommodate 4 people. My computer screen is filled with open documents. A glossy book is to my right and a sketch pad is to my left.…

June 21, 2016