There have been moments over the last seven years that I questioned whether or not I could possibly survive.  There has been pain, heartache, humiliation, fear, anxiety, tears,  and many sleepless nights.  In the beginning very little resembled joy or happiness.  There were brief weekend moments when he was away from her and that was about it.  When it was over, there was a huge … Continue reading Surprises

The Entire History of You

My husband and I started watching the Netflix show Black Mirror several months ago.  After we got past the initial shock of the first episode we finally watched episode two about a month ago.  It definitely did not have the shock value of the first episode.  So, we decided we would keep watching when time permitted.  It’s spring, so time rarely permits around here, especially … Continue reading The Entire History of You

Learning to Walk

I feel like for the past few years my husband and I have been running.  We are running a bunch of kids, running work, running the house, running our families, and both running away from each other and then back to each other.  We probably have run the equivalent of several marathons.  Maybe I should have prefaced this paragraph with I hate running. One thing … Continue reading Learning to Walk