Happy Mother’s Day: But first there was you

But first there was you… Mom, I clearly remember being accepted to college and the first person I wanted to tell was you! When I got engaged you were the first person I called. And as I delivered my miracle baby you were there holding my hand (and my leg lol). But, that’s no surpriseContinue reading “Happy Mother’s Day: But first there was you”

Genesis 7 Month Update: Transitions

Hi Busy Bee, Another month for the record books! This month was all about transitions. Transitions are about that time period in life where you have outgrown one element of your life and though you can see the next step, you are not there just yet. You are totally transitioning in so many areas thisContinue reading “Genesis 7 Month Update: Transitions”

Minute with Modo (#6): Live out loud

Live out loud Sooooooo this happened today: Yep! That’s me…on a kid’s ride…screaming my head off. First and foremost I clearly realized today that I need to get in shape…I’ve been working on it but I need to put the light to the fire because kid’s rides are NOT made for adults, BUT adults alwaysContinue reading “Minute with Modo (#6): Live out loud”

Minute with Modo (#1): The Christmas List

The Christmas List Throughout my elementary school years I included a pony on my Christmas list every year. The list would read something like: a skip-it, new clothes, and a pony. Every year!!! On Christmas morning I always had this slight sadness when my mother didn’t escort me to our backyard to unveil my newContinue reading “Minute with Modo (#1): The Christmas List”

Genesis Sixth Month Update: Miss Independent

“From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot before the other. But when books are opened you discover that you have wings.” -Helen Hayes Hey there sweet face, Happy half-birthday little Miss! Your sixth month has been nothing short of amazing. It was full of photo shoots (with yourContinue reading “Genesis Sixth Month Update: Miss Independent”

Genesis Five Month Update: The Girl Who Found Her Voice

“To the world you may be ONE PERSON, but to ONE PERSON you may be the world” Hey Sugar Plum, Can’t believe it’s time to write another update, but time is flying by! You are five months old and really getting this “growing up thing” down. Some may call me crazy, but I have alreadyContinue reading “Genesis Five Month Update: The Girl Who Found Her Voice”

Genesis Four Month Update: It is better to be spoiled than searching…

“Before you were born I carried you under my heart. From the moment you arrived in this world until the moment I leave it, I will always carry you in my heart.” ~Mandy Harrison My precious gem, We have somewhat fallen into a routine at bedtime, but tonight was different. I held you after youContinue reading “Genesis Four Month Update: It is better to be spoiled than searching…”

Genesis Three Month Update: Rolling Over, Celebrating Thanksgiving, and More Visitors

“The soul is healed by being with children” – Fyodor Dostoyevsky G.G. (This is the nickname I have called you the most this month), Well the cliché is true; you have grown so fast! This month has been extremely eventful and at times I have felt a little out of control of our time andContinue reading “Genesis Three Month Update: Rolling Over, Celebrating Thanksgiving, and More Visitors”

The Beginning of All That Ever Was…Genesis One & Two Month Update

“To my children…If I had to choose between loving you and breathing I would use my last breath to tell you…I Love You” My Dearest Genesis, Before I delve into all the exciting things that have been happening since your birth, I must start with saying that Daddy and I owe everything in this pastContinue reading “The Beginning of All That Ever Was…Genesis One & Two Month Update”