Blogging · fitness · photography

It’s About the Journey

I'm so proud of my husband Wes, he wins at everything he puts his mind to. Yesterday, he received his blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) after training for only 10 months. He's on the 5 year plan to achieve black belt status... at least that's what his Professor (4x BJJ World Champion Fabio Leopoldo)… Continue reading It’s About the Journey

Breastfeeding · Featured Article · Motherhood

On Breastfeeding, Weaning, and Moving On

I feel so fortunate to have breastfed Dutch for 21 months. Looking back at our journey, I wonder how we ever made it that long. Let me tell you, it was hard work... but Dutch and I built a bond during that time that is simply indescribable. It's been well over a month since we… Continue reading On Breastfeeding, Weaning, and Moving On

Family · Outdoor Play · summer

Lessons & Memories From a Family Beach Trip

Yesterday we crossed the first item off of our family's 2016 Summer Bucket List, a trip to the beach! While it won't be the only beach trip we take this Summer, it was the first of many and full of valuable lessons and precious memories that I'm happy to share with you today. To be honest,… Continue reading Lessons & Memories From a Family Beach Trip