Ode To My Sister

May 4th birthday gratitude entry: “I can be on a plane in two hours, by your side by the end of today!” This was the text I received from her as I awaited results from my husband’s hospitalization. Though we had been distant for many years – I immersed in motherhood and she in marriage…

Just. One. Hour.

I did something incredibly brave today. Downright bold.   I asked for an hour.   I said, “hey, I need an hour.”   Just like that.   Ya know what? My daughter and husband stepped up and helped me out. My whole body needed a release of adrenaline on the tready… but my new puppy…