August 7, 2017 by CassieCravings
Today I won’t deflect or even try to pull myself up by the bootstraps. I will take the time to pout, to be bummed and even to mourn the loss. This isn’t a forever deal, but it is a life-changing deal.
June 1, 2017 by CassieCravings
It has been 5 months since the stroke. The speech therapist said a switch would flip at 5 months, that …
May 1, 2017 by CassieCravings
I want a life that is focused on being authentic and not perfect, on priorities and not busyness, and on the long term instead of what is just in front of my face.
January 25, 2017 by CassieCravings
I cannot place the noise. It’s a noise of struggle, a gurgle, as if something is stuck. “Breathe,” my body …
March 9, 2015 by CassieCravings
We were snuggled in bed and having a quiet morning. Eli was home from school sick. We chatted about his …
November 11, 2013 by CassieCravings
“Poor little Simon ‘da cat. He ‘dotta go to ‘da doctowr for a check-up.” “Yes, he does. Even though …
March 14, 2013 by CassieCravings
I was between 30-31 weeks when I went into labor. I denied it for a few hours. I …