I can be a really sentimental person. It is hard for me to put into words all of the amazing things that my life now holds having become a mother. I always knew I wanted to be a mom, but I never knew the absolute change and meaning it would truly bring to my life. Having just celebrated little M’s second birthday is awesome. I get to take a moment to reflect and give thanks for the incredible blessing she… Read more »

The plague that is toddler eating utensils and supplies had officially taken over my kitchen. I could not. handle. it. any. longer. So I did what any sensible adult would do and I went to The Container Store. OK, this may come as a shock to some of you, but it was the first time I had set foot into that store in my adult life. And I was in HEAVEN. I told my husband that this was my new… Read more »

Perhaps we are approaching the “terrible two’s”? Or maybe it’s because I am raising a daughter? There, I’m sure, are many reasons why my sweet, goofy, little girl has turned into a waking dictator, who, at the crack of dawn, decides that her wrath of unknowns is ready to be unleashed.  I am coming off of two straight weeks of shortened sleep cycles, crying first thing in the morning and trying to get a toddler to just eat and poop… Read more »

Since I am currently a full-time working mom, I have limited time to get to go out and enjoy the outdoors, with my little M in tow. My time to get out and explore is limited to the weekends, which will have to do for now. We recently went out to a local spot, pre-Spring, that was fun to explore and had plenty of gravel and stairs to keep two young gals busy. Visiting a local Botanical Garden is the… Read more »

There is no life I know to compare with pure imagination. Living there, you’ll be free if you truly wish to be. -Willy Wonka Oh what a fun Halloween!! I like to treat Halloween as a time to be silly, never scary, and focus on fun. I was going to have Madi be an adorable kittycat but then imagination struck and I decided an Oompa Loompa would be a lot more fun! Let’s be clear here…I wanted her to be… Read more »