The Path. ~ Amanda Fleming Taylor

  About eight months ago, I sat down with my coach and soul sister, Jenn, to discuss what direction to point my life’s compass in.   The standard, “If you had all the money you could ever want or need, and could do anything you wanted, what would you do?” I knew I wanted to […]

Mona Lisa Smile.

Light filtered gently through the ancient windows in our small bedroom—touching our eyelids, delicately prodding us awake. This morning was so different from our usual jump-out-of-bed, alarm clock blaring, my-sister-hid-my-shoes, normal routine. Raw, wondrous potentiality tinted the atmosphere of the day like a filter. We opened our eyes at the same moment, smiles already plastered […]

Secret Sisters Grief Club.

The quiet hush finally reached my ears. The unnatural silence that every mother knows means something out of the ordinary is going on, usually involving something ghastly like a toilet tea party or that someone is bleeding. I let my ears peel the silence, test the atmosphere of the house—no muffled sounds of joyous jumping-on-the-bed shrieks, […]

There is something wrong with me.

  There is something wrong with me. For months, I have dreamed about writing my first Mommy Adventurer blog post. However, as much as I have wanted to do this—as much as I have daydreamed about traveling the world with my four little girls and writing about our exciting adventures—*something* has been holding me back. […]