Quote Love: The Extraordinary in the Ordinary

As a new mom, this resonates with me strongly. I guess it’s only natural to want extraordinary things for your children. Just think about how early on this mentality starts—how we boast to friends and family and strangers about developmental victories. “Oh, she’s rolling over at 4.5 months already, she’s so strong!” Or, “he’s practically…

Quote Love: Life is not a competition

Ugh. THIS ↑↑↑  Why do we do this to ourselves; compete and compare in every aspect? It is so unhealthy and unproductive. I stumbled upon this quote at the perfect time, because it was just as I was creating this blog and was already starting the self-defeating language. Asking myself why I’m bothering. Telling myself…