Articles published by Amy S

About Amy S

Amy is a writer, mom, and southerner lost in the suburbs of Chicago. She has also worked for several large non-profit organizations. Amy is married to her hunky pilot husband, and they have two sons, Graham and Hudson. Graham is a hilarious, talkative, three and half year old. After a strong fight with congenital heart disease, Hudson passed away at eight months old in March of 2016. Amy is also in the process of growing her family through adoption. You can find Amy wrestling with God and motherhood on her blog at www.amysylvestre.com.

Don’t Worry. We All Carry Mom Guilt!

We live in a world where you can stage your home, your physique, and your children in perfect-looking photos. Scrolling on your phone can be a quick break or check-in…

Adoption After Loss

Our oldest was only nine months old when my husband and I found out our second son, Hudson, was on the way. We were excited and surprised in the best…