marriage

Marriage Is Harder Than It Looks In The Movies

Marriage is hard. I’m sure there are those who will contest this claim, but for most of us it’s true. I used to imagine marriage would be like a romantic comedy. Basically, any rom-com starring Matthew McConaughey, that’s the delusion I hung my hat on. Maybe that’s not entirely inaccurate, the honeymoon phase is very […]

the fog

The Fog

A friend once told me there would come a time when the fog would lift. She was referring to the fog that settles around a mother with small children. The fog of motherhood comes on so quickly, you almost don’t notice it, but before long it’s so thick you’re only able to focus on the […]