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I am a Murderer

I am Britt. Sometimes when I try and figure out who I am or where I belong, I write. Writing helps me process. It allows me to dump out my mind a little bit and sort thru some of the puzzle pieces.  Writing can also be the first step of being able to say something […]

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Mom Bravery

When I was 19 years old I wasn’t sure if I cared about anyone. Deep down, of course I did. Yet, watching my parents marriage conclude. Seeing my childhood home get sold. Regularly assuming that I could possibly find my alcoholic Mom dead in the house any day now. Unsure what I was meant to […]

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I Believe in the Good Things Coming: 2018

New year. New experiences. New opportunities.   2017 was full of transitions for me. I transition as smooth as a fart in church. But once I wrapped my head around my goals. What do I really want? I watched the Mel Robbins TED talk more times than i’d like to admit, but here I go. […]

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Getting Organized and Ready For the New Year

Get ready for 2018. Set some goals. Decide what you want. Write it down. Say it out loud. Bring it back to your attention again and again until it becomes real. I can organize things. But staying with the system of organization long term is a whole different animal. 2018 is all about sustaining new […]

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Grief Tide
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Grief Tide

The Grief Tide   Grief tide… I watched my parents grieve a large amount of my childhood. From the day I was born until I was 16 years old, my Mom lost both her parents, two of her sisters, and her godson. My father lost his mother, best friend, and godson. In the early years […]

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YOGA TEACHER TRAINING WEEK 3: Journey Rollercoaster

I just closed the door on the immersion portion of my yoga teacher training. 3 weeks, everyday 8:30 am- 11pm. Sundays off. Two 90 minute Bikram yoga classes each day. Two 4 hour posture clinics each day. If you are unaware of what Bikram Yoga is, it is a cardiovascular Hatha yoga done in a […]

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Honest worried mom life
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The Honest Worried Mom Life

This is the Honest worried mom life I worry about my kids. As do you. I save their lives all day long.. With great love always comes great pain. Fact. Totally worth it. Still a fact. Kids fall down. Kids get sick. Mom worry is real and it hurts. This girl didn’t care about much: […]

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School Year 2016 in the Books

I work at a boarding school for teenagers with complex cognitive learning disabilities. It is unlike any other place in the world. My job is challenging. beautiful. forever changing. crazy. fun. musical. frustrating. hilarious. exciting. unpredictable. fulfilling. serious. scheduled. creative. We close out the 2015-2016 school year and graduation weekend is always emotional. Reflecting on another […]

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