The Bitter Sweet Goodbye

The Fragility of Life

How to Lose the Pregnancy Weight

As a fitness fanatic, one of the hardest aspects of pregnancy for me was the weight gain. Regardless of exercising four to six days a week and eating the healthiest I ever had in my life, I still packed on a hell of a lot more weight than what is considered "normal." ...more
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Susie's Chocolate Mint Smoothie

Motherhood Requires Merlot

I’ve never been much of a drinker, and even in my college years, I pretty much stayed clear of alcohol. I’ve never been hung over, I don’t have any crazy stories about stumbling home from a bar, I've never lacked memory from what I did the night before and I've never once been sick from drinking....more

You Know You're A Mom When...

I’m the type of person/writer/gal who enjoys breathing a little humor and fun into personal experiences in which women everywhere can relate to. There’s nothing better than an honest to goodness blog that make people laugh and feel less “alone”, especially in the world of pregnancy and motherhood....more
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My Three Big B’s

My two most favorite parts of every day, are early morning when daughter is just waking up, and early evening when we start her bedtime routine. I love waking up to the pounding of little feet in her crib followed by the squeaky “Ooo’s” and “Aaa’s” of her little voice. My husband and I always lay in bed for a few minutes commenting on how adorable she is. There is no better way to start my day than by picking her up watching her face light up with the most beautiful baby girl smiles and excited laughter. I always greet her by saying, “Hi! Good morning baby girl!...more
Very sweet post.  I think every Mom understands where you're coming from.  My favorite part: ...more