A few years ago I had a Spiritual Director whose wedding ring was a simple Ruby red stone. She’d chosen it to represent & honor how she’d been purchased in blood. She is very big on symbolism. I have always found it to be inspiring & intriguing. The ring spoke to me long past that […]
A Love/Hate Letter to my Body
Oh body, oh body, oh body, Man, have we had a rough 5-6 years or what? Two babies, breastfeeding, a marathon, enormous weight gain, etc. I haven’t loved you much at all for this stretch. I haven’t appreciated you much at all. I have acted as if your a nuisance since the moment I realized […]
Isn’t She Lovely?
Relate to this much?
You don’t know how much you mean to me whenever you down you know that you can lean on me no matter the situation girl, I’m gon’ hold you down
Last weekend, Manhattan was mine to behold. The run-down, the clothes, the madness –oh my– are sure to follow in a coming post. In the meantime, a story…
How would you feel if someone did THIS to YOUR house?
A few weeks ago, one of my besties hosted me for two whole weeks while I worked on my grad degree intensives. Marla’s boys, (7, 9 & 11) shared a floor and a bathroom with me.
Finish this Sentence…
If you were to give me $1,000.00 to spend at any one establishment I could spend it EASILY at… My answers… I have to admit. I love Panera… the bread, the warm muffins, the toasted baglels, the awesome variety of sandwiches, the gooey mac-n-cheese, the frozen frappe’s, the carmel lattes… …maybe about $500 pretty easily […]
I heart Bashir
One of my bestest buds is having her first baby. A bouncing, beautiful baby boy ~ hurrah! The little ankle biter is set to make his debut this summer & I couldn’t be more excited. I all ready love little Bashir El Faukhoury. Pronounced buh-sheer-el-fah-who-ree with an “r” tongue roll on sheer & the ree. […]
Consider this Your Christmas Card
Yesterday, I posted instructions on how to make your own holiday season photo card. Today I’m not feeling too great so instead of trying to be productive and studious with my breastfeeding hours I decided to tool around on the computer in mindless euphoria. I ended up making another card of my boys, Ransom & […]