category archives: inspiration

letters to nikhil: happy first birthday!!!

Dear Nikhil, We are in shock. Because here we are. Celebrating your first birthday! You are ONE today, love. One. This was easily the fastest year of our lives. You came into this world quietly in the early morning hours.   Since that very beautiful day, you have acquired a fun and BIG personality. Just […]

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good reads: only love today

Up until three weeks ago, I was a mum who was on survival mode.  Who was knee deep with her priorities in the wrong order.  Who was in the middle of a dark battle between envy and jealousy.  And, who forgot the simple joys life has to offer in those in-between moments. Enter Only Love Today. I […]

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he dreams of being a daddy

The other night, I asked Noah what he wanted to be when he grows up.  Fully expecting him to say an astronaut, scientist, doctor, Lego builder, or teacher, he replied without hesitation, a daddy just like my daddy.  I stopped everything I was doing at that moment, and just squeezed our sweet boy. For all the […]

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before I was a mother…

Take a moment and time travel with me. To a time that was simple and relaxed. Before I had tiny feet pitter pattering on our wooden floors. A time, before I was a mother where… I slept eight to ten hours a night.  Uninterrupted sleep that is. I played the “I never” game referring to […]

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good reads: love unending

It was our last mini date before we were about to walk hand-in-hand into the hospital and welcome our sweet, baby boy.  I looked at him with a number of different emotions and teary eyes.  Promise me, our marriage will not change.  He nodded his head, and then we pinky-promised the very core of us would not […]

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