almost a month-and-a-half in.



So...I've been a little distracted with this little girl.  And there's a teeny tiny part of me that feels a little guilty for neglecting the blog, but there's a HUGE part of me that welcomes the time off.

Today, I find myself with some down time. (She's napping and all the housework is done!  Huzzah!) As I look at her quietly laughing in her sleep or smiling because of her dreams, my heart swells and breaks at the same time.  I cannot believe she's already nearly a month-and-a-half old.  Last night, I had to store most of her newborn-sized clothing and I was a little choked up.  It sounds so cliché to say, but they really do grow up so fast.  I have a feeling time will just continue to move at lightning speed and there's nothing I can do to slow it down, try as I might.

Motherhood--what a beautiful, intimidating, exciting, and scary time in my life.  A friend asked me the other day how it feels being a mom.  My answer:  oddly natural.  Everything is trial-and-error.  And you learn really fast how to go about it.  I'm obviously no expert; I'm still learning the ropes (which I know I will keep on doing) but what a wonderful experience it's turning out to be.  And yes, it's hard.  But not so hard that it's impossible.  It's challenging and has tested me but I have to say, I'm pretty proud of how both Ryan and I are doing at this whole parenting thing.

I will continue to post on my blog, but it will be irregular for the time being.  Thank you to all of you who are still out there reading.  


xoxo,
TFH.

 
 
 
 

Post a Comment 2 comments:

  • Beverly Cote said...
    18.4.12
    I seriously cannot wait until I meet your little bundle of joy; she is so precious! And I love that she's wearing those tiny, tiny shoes! So cute!

    And yes, they grow so very fast. It's a little sad but just think about all the fun things you'll get to do with her when she can walk around and actually communicate with you with words. I miss the newborn days but I really do look forward to what Olivia will do next.
  • Ioana-Carmen said...
    13.5.12
    Hy beautiful! Love your post! what do u say about following each other?:X

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