Remembering my mom, who taught me so much about motherhood

My beloved mom passed away 20 years ago this month. Usually, life with her in it feels like forever ago. But this year feels unexpectedly different. The memories feel fresher, more vivid — probably because I’m reminded of my mom on a daily basis now that I have a daughter of my own. For yearsContinue reading “Remembering my mom, who taught me so much about motherhood”

Celebrating Madelyn’s 1st birthday!

  A year ago today, our sweet Madelyn was born. In the past year, she’s grown from a baby to a strong little girl who has changed our lives for the better. She likes playing peek-a-boo, clapping, reading, trying to walk on her own, being tickled, hiding behind her high hair, playing with keys andContinue reading “Celebrating Madelyn’s 1st birthday!”