Changing the Message, Changing Your Life

I am a professional worrier.  I mean, if someone paid me for it, I could make beaucoup bucks, sister. It comes naturally to me; a keen sense of the world on my shoulders, responsible for every darn thing.  But the fact is, I'm not responsible for everything.  Owning it all, worrying about it all ain't … Continue reading Changing the Message, Changing Your Life

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Step by Step Painting: Crazy Colorful Zebra in Acrylics

I really love art.  Always have, ever since I was a kid.  For a season my mom coordinated private art lessons with a gal at her home studio, I was probably 10?  The low ceiling, lamp-lit space, expansive tables filled with all sorts of paper and paint and supplies.  Print making, pastels, watercolor.  The other … Continue reading Step by Step Painting: Crazy Colorful Zebra in Acrylics

Blue for Boys, Glitter for Girls. Who Cares What Your Baby Wears?

Truly was the first baby we let sex be a complete surprise.  No ultrasounds, no pre-birth shopping trips for adorable outfits.  All of Tennyson's baby gear was saved and we had plenty of white onesies; I felt satisfied that we had what we needed for either a boy or girl. Until today. Why does all … Continue reading Blue for Boys, Glitter for Girls. Who Cares What Your Baby Wears?

Truly Anne’s Peaceful Natural Home Birth | Riding The Waves

I was standing in the kitchen talking with Brian about the birth experience I wanted to have this time.  My second natural, home birth and I knew what to expect -the feelings, the challenges, the process. All things I had missed with my medicated hospital births for my first two children.  This time around I had … Continue reading Truly Anne’s Peaceful Natural Home Birth | Riding The Waves