{#life is better with you}

I have sat down numerous times to write this post. I have started and stopped, walked away, tried again and again, lost a draft, deleted another. I just cannot seem to find the words adequate enough to convey my inner most thoughts. I have thought that maybe this was because it was not meant to be.... Continue Reading →

{building confidence}

I am not a very confident person. I remember sharing with a friend once that I am easily swayed by other people's opinions. I often lack the confidence in my own decision and  am a major people pleaser. I think when people start trying to convince me to come down the podium I think I... Continue Reading →

{fed is best}

I wish I would have come up with this catch phrase but I have to give credit to where I first saw it, on the instagram account of my friend uplifeofemmyjoy.  This mama is a wonderful and loving mama to her beautiful baby girl. I had the privilege of meeting their family back in March and have... Continue Reading →

{that feeling}

I can't pinpoint where the emotional lows are coming from right now, but the past couple of weeks have had some ups followed by some downs. There seems to be a lot on the horizon for us and for Bernadette but in an odd way it's all starting to feel more normal. Not easy, but... Continue Reading →

{remember that time I met…}

If you would have told me a year ago that I was going to attend the National Down Syndrome Congress in the summer of 2017, I probably would have cried. I would have said something like, "we'll see," all while thinking in my head, I don't think so buddy. But guess what. I attended this... Continue Reading →

{my special little lady}

The youngest member of our tribe is a beautiful 9 month old with the most gorgeous ginger colored hair. She is one of the greatest gifts I have ever received and she is absolutely one of the most special people I have ever known. You see, part of what makes her so special is she... Continue Reading →

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