Growing up Julie

So This is 30   I’ve learned a few things since turning 30.   Like a lot of people, 30 was a hard birthday for me. It sounded old, but I still felt really young.  In talking with other girlfriends in their 30s, I realized that I was not alone. […]

So This is 30

One day in kindergarten, I remember hiding, well, more like “lingering” behind a pillar while three girls played in the sandbox on the other side. An older girl said, “I don’t like Julie. She’s too quiet.” Then, my best friend in kindergarten, Meghan, stood up to her and said, “Well, […]

The Plight of the Extroverted Introvert

    October is “SIDS, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.” Some of you may not care about this topic. I am not sure I would have read an entire blog on this topic before either. I am at an age where the statistic that 1 in 3 pregnancies will […]

When Your Friend Loses a Baby