A little background before I delve right into my Labor Story. This was my first pregnancy and I was elated and a bit overwhelmed when we found out via two little lines on a pregnancy test on January 9th 2010, we were expecting, this date was sentimental to me because it was my late Nanny… Read More My Labor Story
Ever have an ahhhh moment? Stephanie’s “This Is Me” post made me think. Think about some of the stuff we don’t always say as moms or some of the things we think others may judge us on, so we just keep it to ourselves. I think Stephanie’s list also got me thinking about one of my “issue” topics… Read More This is Me…. Joy
I began this journey in February, after the very informative blog series on chemicals in our hygiene products by fellow blogger Dena, I began reading different articles on the internet and I some how came across the No Poo method for your hair…. your probably saying “the What” right about now, as I did also. No Poo basically means… Read More No Poo – is it for you?
So I heard a commercial for a new sandwich while driving to work for some place and thought – hey I can do something similar for a quick easy dinner. VOILA! Easy Weeknight Chicken Peanut Sauce Wraps I used: Boneless Chicken Tenderloins – (I used 8 frozen ones ) Few slices of Onion Thai Peanut Sauce… Read More Easy Weeknight Chicken Peanut Sauce Wraps
I found this article very interesting and I thought I would share! Our Cells and Our Babies Cells and the Cells of their Fathers live on forever inside us . http://bigthink.com/ideas/our-selves-others-cells?page=1
The start to my day – hmmmm I would love for it to be much later than it is in fact this morning. Little man has me up at 4:12am – I am groggy but I grab my camera / phone I have to preserve the memory I tell myself. “Mommmmy” I hear over the monitor calling out to… Read More A Day in the Life – of a Working Mom
Saw this and literally LAUGHED out LOUD! ~ enjoy
How is it having a baby changes so much in your life? Since my little man was born I have had this weird feeling of “what if something goes wrong and I die” A FEAR of leaving him alone! Okay I know he wouldn’t technically be alone but the fear is real nonetheless. It seems… Read More Becoming a mom has made me think about my own mortality.
We have finally Weaned! ~ My little man has just turned 17 months and we have been slowing down and cutting back for the past few months. I thought we would stop at a year but it worked for us so I kept going. But when your little one can point and demand “Mulk” and… Read More I’m no Longer a Milk factory – we’ve weaned!
This Christmas will be my sons 2nd – but really the first he is somewhat aware of, since he was only four months last year and now at 16 months he is a bit more aware of what is going on around him. This Christmas for me is especially fun to watch his little eyes light… Read More What if CHRISTMAS meant something more!