Friday Favorites Vol. 2

Friday Favorites Vol. 2

Hi friends! We made it to another Friday! I don't know about you guys, but this week was a doozy for me. I returned from a quick trip to New York for work on Sunday. The trip was short but the days were long, and it knocked me out! I then flew to Austin for [...]

Perceptions

Perceptions

This post was created as a submission to Sakura Bloom's "Sling Diaries, Volume VII" series Perception (noun) -a way of regarding, understanding or interpreting something; a mental impression My Parenthood Interpretation: I never wanted to be a mother. It just didn't appeal to me, at all. I liked my life child-free. I enjoyed doing what [...]

Friday Favorites Vol. 1

Friday Favorites Vol. 1

Hi friends! I've decided to revisit my weekly links roundup! Every Friday I'll be tossing out some of my favorite links from the week. Enjoy! Favorite Reads - If you know me, you know I don't care for Taylor Swift. At all. She's Ruben's favorite, but I just can't stand how disingenuous and fake she [...]

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

10 Things You Might Not Know About Me

Hi friends! I thought I'd do a quick blog post so you can get to know me a little better. Even if we are friends IRL (hip internet lingo), here are ten things you might not know about me. I'm terrified of birds that are larger than my head. I blame watching Alfred Hitchcock's "The [...]

Dear Six-Month-Old You

Dear Six-Month-Old You

Dear Elizabeth, You're six months old today. Where did the time go? It seems like just yesterday I was bringing you home from the hospital in your too big fire truck pajamas that grandpa gave you. The next six months are going to fly by and soon you'll be cruising around the house, babbling away [...]

My Top 10 Baby Essentials

My Top 10 Baby Essentials

Alright friends, let's talk baby gear! I've come to find that I love buying things for Elizabeth more than I love buying things for myself. Baby gear and clothes are dangerous. They are like Pringles; once you pop the fun don't stop! It's a struggle choosing things that will help me in my every day [...]

My Favorite Baby Food Purée Recipes

My Favorite Baby Food Purée Recipes

At Elizabeth's four month appointment, her doctor gave us the okay to start solid food, and I was SO EXCITED! I've been looking forward to making Elizabeth's baby food since she was just a tiny, new nugget. I don't have anything against pre-made/store bought baby food. But, I get so much enjoyment out of planning [...]