Blessing: my hairstylist in Austin… nuff said (all you ladies know how important a hair stylist is!) So I went to my hair appointment this week. I’ve been seeing my stylist Lani since 2003 (that’s 17 years!!). Lani, just like every stylist, is a great listener and conversationalist. But even more so, Lani has becomeContinue reading “Creating my village”
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It’s a dog’s life
Blessing: training my dog on behavioral topics I’ve mentioned it before… we have the best dog – Apache. He’s sweet, loving, a little attention-needy. He truly is the best! Except… he’s horrible on a leash. Always pulling. Zig zagging from side to side. And don’t even get me started on when he sees another dog.Continue reading “It’s a dog’s life”
(Don’t) Be still my heart
Blessing: hearing the heartbeat of my baby for the very first time Today my husband and I went for our first ultrasound since confirming that I’m pregnant. We got to see our little nugget today. He’s 6 weeks and 5 days along. We also got to hear his heartbeat and see his little heart flutterContinue reading “(Don’t) Be still my heart”
Counting my blessings
Sometimes it takes a village. Today’s blessing includes the wonderful energetic healer in my life.
11 days and counting
From dating to engagement to marriage, our desire to build a family has always been a driving force and influenced the decisions we made.
The First of Many…
Welcome to my crazy life as I contemplate whether it’s hormones, a mid-life crisis or something else that is driving me.