SAHM Thoughts

As I sit here, another morning in bed feeding and snuggling my 8 week old, I look down to see my sweet baby girl staring and smiling at me and I feel an overwhelming sense of peace and purpose. Though the days of a newly minted stay-at-home mom can feel monotonous, I am particularly overcome … Continue reading SAHM Thoughts

How to Make a Healthier Pancake Without Sacrificing Taste

As I make my way through my postpartum journey, I'm trying to balance being ravenously hungry (thanks, breastfeeding!) and eating fairly healthy, nutritious meals. I woke up today craving pancakes. Since life is about balance, I didn't want to completely deprive myself of my craving, so I had an idea. Regular store-bought pancake mix has … Continue reading How to Make a Healthier Pancake Without Sacrificing Taste

Two Weeks Into Mom-hood & Two Important Lessons I’ve Already Learned

As many of you know, Justin and I welcomed our little girl, Sofia Blanche, into the world on May 26 - the same birthday as my dad. Cheers to forever birthday buddies! As all you already-parents know, bringing your first child home is quite an adjustment, no matter how proactive you are in preparing for … Continue reading Two Weeks Into Mom-hood & Two Important Lessons I’ve Already Learned

Unpopular Opinion: You Don’t Need To Believe All Women…Because You’re A Woman

Hi, friends. It's been a while. Today, I feel compelled to share my opinion on the Kavanaugh/Ford saga that has, apparently, rocked the nation. Initially, I was not going to tout my opinion, but the more I hear and read, I'm too saddened not to be a voice for other women (and men) who don't … Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: You Don’t Need To Believe All Women…Because You’re A Woman