Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Trigger Warning: This post talks about miscarriage and infant loss. Both my children are rainbow babies. A rainbow baby is a child born after the loss of another child. They are called rainbows because they bring light back to your life and give you hope again. Being pregnant with a rainbow baby can be anContinue reading “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”


It’s so strange to me how different my reactions to situations have been since having my second baby. I have become angry when a cup has been put away with the handle facing the “wrong” way. It’s totally ridiculous. I’m aware of most of these reactions but they’re usually out of my control. My poorContinue reading “Reacting”


Like sleep, exercise is one of those things that we know is good for our health. It’s been hammered into us for years and years. It can be a lot of fun or hard work. If you do just enough it feels great. If you push too hard it can be excruciating. I’ve been hearingContinue reading “Exercising”


Lying in the bed in the middle of the night knowing I have to sleep but not being able to. There’s nothing quite as frustrating as that. Everyone knows that sleep is very important for your health but it’s one of those things that you don’t really think about. Oh yeah, yeah, I have toContinue reading “Sleeping”