A Sacrament of Water and Lavender

Infant Loss and Grief

For six weeks, I carried our son Carter in my belly, knowing that his days were numbered. While the day we'd say ...

Life Off the Radar: The Conclusion

Social Media

I have a few more social-media free days to go. Part of me is excited to return to the land of likes. However, ...

Life Off the Radar: Weeks 2 & 3

Life with Boys

Before starting this social-media fast, I didn't realize how much my brain had been rewired to think in terms of social ...

Life Off the Radar: Week One

Life Off the Radar

Beauty. Calm. Simplicity. Remember those words I used to paint the picture of my social media–free life? Well. . . ...

Why I’m Signing Off to Start 2018

Social Media 2018

For years now, I've been trying to find balance between mom-life and creative life. Often, I do well for a month or ...

Holiday Perfection? Stop Should-ing Yourself

The Perfect Christmas

Why, oh, WHY do the holidays always seem to sneak up on me? On one hand, I anticipate them for months. I dream ...