Mother’s Day is just around the corner and though I love my children dearly, I’m not one of those mums who says, “Oh, I don’t want gifts! My beautiful family are all I need.” Nope.
So I took the liberty of making a wishlist.
On the 2nd of May, 2016, my beautiful friend, Annie, lost her son, Nicholas. He was just four years old. A mere baby – and the baby of the family. Just a little guy but in his wake, a gaping hole. And all I could think was, how will Annie keep from falling in?
I don’t always feel this bad. I had a great summer. The sunshine certainly helps. But I never feel really, genuinely great. And I think that’s a problem.
Motherhood was the answer to many questions inside my heart but never moreso than this one…
Celebrating the stories mothers tell on International Women’s Day. #beboldforchange
Shanne killing it on the left If you’ve been reading here for a while, you’ll know I keep my butt in shape by exercising three times a week at Cinch, a small group and personal training studio. Training there challenges me – often times it absolutely punishes me – and yet this is the longest […]
For the record, I like my sticky out bum bum. My sticky out tum tum, notsomuch…. But fuck it, I’mma call it “curvy” and LIVE. MY. LIFE.
Hard as it may be to believe, I have not stuck to my New Year’s Resolutions.