Dear Mikayla Rose, Today you turn seven. I have been your mom for 2823 days, yet it feels like a few seconds. I know, what a cliche. That might be true, but you won’t believe how it is breaking my heart that you are growing faster than what I can keep up with. I want you… Read More Mikayla – Seven Things About You That Take My Breath Away (Happy Birthday!)
At 00:00 We popped the champagne as the countdown ended and I filled my lungs with air and breathed again. I have been holding my breath for months, just waiting for 2017 to end and 2018 to start. I know that sounds silly. It is ridiculous, in fact… but if I thought 2016 was hard,… Read More Breathe – Hello 2018!
My dearest Knox, today you are two… it seems completely impossible, but it’s true.
Yesterday I took Mikayla to Rouge Day Spa for a super special, girly, no boys allowed, very pink, Barbie infested spa date. Before Knox was born, I used to take Mikayla on regular dates – we went to the movies, walked on the beach, picked up sea shells, had milkshakes or just went for some… Read More Today Mikayla Turns 5… So We Had A Special Spa Date!
This year was the most challenging and demanding of my life, to be honest – 2015 was kind of an asshole and I am not sad to see the end of it. It also happened to be the most fulfilling.
What happens after you die is one of life’s big mysteries, which is one of the reasons I love ghost stories — who’s to say the creepy things we read in books are impossible? Ghost stories are everywhere. Some people believe it and others don’t. I find ‘real-life’ ghost stories especially fascinating,