Elephants and Christmas Cheer

My job is pretty hard. I work 50+ hours a week and spend most of those hours wrangling rambunctious 2 year olds. It's exhausting and demanding. But that's the downside. The upside is that I am doing something I generally enjoy, working with amazing people, at a job full of great perks. One of those … Continue reading Elephants and Christmas Cheer

Absence doesn’t change the status of the heart all that much, as it turns out

I've been living abroad for just shy of 8 months. I mark the days by the photo updates I get of Kate's littlest nephew Simeon, born just a couple of weeks before I left. Of Kate's 7 nieces and nephews, he was the only one whose birth I was present for. I watched a family … Continue reading Absence doesn’t change the status of the heart all that much, as it turns out