"Count blessings, no problems." -unknown I could feel the deep, heavy sharpness of a chest cold making itself at home in my body. Thinking to myself that all I needed to do was put one foot in front of the other until 7 pm, and I could finally rest and reset before waking up … Continue reading reminder for my weary self.
Hello, my name is Jen. I am the wife of a chiropractor and I hurt my back. Yes, it can still happen...so now that we have that out of the way, let's move on shall we? Ps, the last time I hurt my back was when I was pregnant with Bennett...I was mocking the relaxin … Continue reading back pain and toddlers.
One of the hardest questions women seems to ask, over and over again, is "how do I have it all?"... ugh. I've had one too many breakdowns this past year over this question. I've had one too many expectations of what is possible that have CAUSED these breakdowns this past year. My whole life I wanted … Continue reading NOT “just” a mom.
As soon as I closed the door to the dentist's office behind me, I immediately felt tears creeping to the surface. Take a deep breath, Jen. *breathe* Leaving the dentist's office with a two-year-old, any toddler mom probably has about 1,323 different reasons she could feel like crying. "His teeth look good; you're doing … Continue reading the shame game.