Three Cheers For Strong Moms Everywhere

I’ve heard it a million times in 28 years. What is it about me that always sparks this conversation? I’m a typical mom. I’m not fancy or rich or famous. …

Tiny Baby, Giant Lessons

My friend, Kelly, is one of the strongest mamas I know, and you’re about to see why. Her pregnancy took a very unexpected turn when her water broke when she …

Just a Mom

Back in September, I watched Miss Colorado’s monologue on being “just a nurse.” I knew why she was saying “just a nurse,” but I also cringed when I heard her …

Dear Mama Bird

It’s been a long day, huh? Your babies were up with the sun. I heard them, outside my window, twittering like little pint-sized alarm clocks. I don’t speak your language, …