Two Years Later

In January 2014, I was a college freshman. I was into all things theater, loved going on spontaneous adventures, and enjoyed chocolate milk. Oh, and I was dating this guy named Jeff. Jeffrey was different then any guy I had ever met. Creativity seemed to seep out of him, and his passions, his dreams, were […]

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Joy Elise- Newborn

It overwhelms me that our baby girl is over a month old. Already. They say “the days are long but the years are short”, and I’m sort of already feeling it. I’ve been planning for the longest time to write down Joy’s birth story. Of course, I loved the idea of sharing it publicly to […]

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Bittersweet

This week has come with a lot of emotions for me. And I suppose to an extent it’s all very normal, and probably quite obvious. I cry a lot more (over really silly stuff) and have been mood-swinging to the extreme. But everything is changing, again, and I guess the tear fests and hours I […]

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Joy Elise | 35 weeks

I’ve seen people do a lot of ‘pregnancy updates’ on other blogs and even social media. I’ve never really been the type to share weekly updates (or daily ones) on pretty much anything, but as I am five weeks away from my due date, why not?

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Our Joy

Joy is something I seem to be on a constant search for. Although I consider myself a rather optimistic person, and definitely not depressing to be around, my entire life feels like it’s been a struggle for joy- true, genuine joy that lasts beyonds the fleeting moments of happiness that life brings us. It’s easy […]

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