What Tommy Taught Me

I’ve learned a lot of things over the past 16 months but recently one thing has stuck out. Tommy now knows how to say hi and bye when it’s actually appropriate. Well, sort of. He waves and says hello to everyone we pass on the street. He often says bye shortly after greeting friendly strangers. […]

My First Mother’s Day Weekend

A year ago this weekend, I told my Mother we were expecting a baby. It’s incredible to think of all that has happened in 12 months. My requests were to sleep in, workout and eat some good food. When I woke up at 6:30 with T, Nick took him downstairs so I could sleep in. […]

Procrastinator’s Guide Mother’s Day Gifts

For my first mother’s day, I’m not going to pretend like I deserve some huge present but I would like to have the day to do what I want and spend it with the people I care most about. It’s not about gifts but let’s be honest, gifts are a nice way to show appreciation, […]

These Two Healthy Ladies Inspire Me! Who Inspires You?

With Mother’s Day this Sunday you may be excited or you may be reminded of a not so great memory. I want to encourage you to celebrate any woman in your life that inspires you. That might be your mom or it may be someone completely different. There is always a pit in my stomach […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms who read my blog. While I do not know what its like first hand, as an auntie I know the demand, love, selflessness, lack of sleep, and patience that moms give to their children. My sister gave birth last week to her first child (and my first niece!) […]