So, we've moved to a small conservative town in Northern Alberta and I've decided that I am going to send my awkward, reserved, non binary kid to public school 😬 But here's the thing. This small town conservative school has already shown how amazing they are. Recently, I met with a couple of staff members … Continue reading Preparing Public School for Beckett
I don't even know where to begin with the baby of our bunch. I think I'll start by sharing how he wanted to spend his special day. A few weeks ago we began asking "hey Bowie, what do you want to do for your birthday?" And these were his responses... "Cuppy (his nickname for his … Continue reading Happy Birthday Bo!!
New life is happening right in my own backyard. I'm choosing to see this as a sign, as a metaphor of the new life that I came here to start... #newbeginnings #newlife #nature #robinsnest #robinseggs #nofilter This was a post I made from one year ago and at the time I had hardly an inkling … Continue reading Growing Wings and Planting Roots
A Series on Sexual Abuse and how it shaped my path to self acceptance.Trigger Warning - this post and the pages that it links to contains information about sexual assault and child sexual abuse which may be triggering to some survivors. - - - I'm not sure I'm ready to put this part of my … Continue reading How This Misshapen Human Came to Be
There was a loud clunk and in the blink of an eye, everything came to a sudden halt. I knew it was only a matter of time. There were warning signs. But I chose to ignore them. I took for granted that everything would continue to run smoothly until I felt like dealing with the … Continue reading Warning Signs