A Letter to My Family

  We returned to the city a few days ago from a two month visit to Michigan.  It was amazing to detox from city life and spend time with family and friends.  It was reinvigorating to watch my boys run barefoot and try new things and be silly rambunctious boys, without having to worry about the […]


I Kept Going

  While snuggling my just-barely 4 year old to sleep recently, he and I were having one of those nose to nose, heart to heart, bedtime conversations where questions that wouldn’t be asked or answered in daylight are whispered on tired lips.  Every exchange is a little more earnest and feels a little more honest, perhaps because the […]


Closing Day

Last Friday was a big day.  A day I wouldn’t have fathomed 1,000 days ago.  It was a day where we walked away from what, just a few short years ago, we thought was our future. Last Friday my husband and I closed on the sale of our home in Michigan. It was a home nine […]