the cast of characters:

  • candidly mommy – that’s me
  • MHM – my husband
  • V – my oldest daughter
  • N – my youngest daughter

why bother blogging?

my first daughter was born in the spring of 2008 and i never imagined the way my identity would shift. once she was born, i reoriented myself and instead of seeing myself as the center i need her to be safe, comfortable and happy before i can be those things. i have a new filter to see the world. my second daughter arrived early in the morning in september 2011 and i’m beginning to discover what it means to mother two children.

i don’t mean to say that my identity went away or disappeared or that i lost myself somewhere in motherhood. i have simply shifted or opened myself in a new way and i don’t believe i can stop.

that’s the set up for who i am and why i’ll be sharing stories of our family’s adventures, discoveries, joys and disasters. i’m hopeful we can all learn a little something from each other and if not, maybe we can all have a laugh together.

 

Advertisements

0 Responses to “about”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




archives


%d bloggers like this: